Support two great local causes with the St Giles lottery

Our St Giles Hospice Lottery has teamed up with Good Hope Hospital Fancy helping St Giles and Good Hope Hospital? For every pound received from players who join our hospice lottery through this new lottery partnership, Good Hope Hospital will receive 20p. This new hospice lottery partnership builds on existing links between St Giles and the [...]

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Happy Birthday Mere Green Bookshop!

Today we’re celebrating the 10th birthday of one of our shops! Corks will pop at a special celebration to mark 10 years of our Mere Green Bookshop, Sutton Coldfield. The Lichfield Road store opened its doors for the first time in 2004 and has since established itself as a popular destination for book lovers in [...]

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Lord Howard: Give people ‘dignity’ of dying at home or in a hospice

Help the Hospices calls on the Government to back innovative new scheme to tackle crisis in care for dying people.  Help the Hospices is today calling on the Government to transform care for dying people by backing a ground-breaking programme aimed at reducing the number of people dying unnecessarily in hospital by providing alternative care. [...]

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‘Before I die’ artwork on display

We’ve recently been working with Art and Design students at John Taylor High School in Barton under Needwood, and now some of their art is up in our Whittington hospice. Click to watch a video about the project, made by the pupils Their project brief was to produce a piece of artwork based around the [...]

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St Giles seeks new trustees

We’re offering people the opportunity to play a key role in the future of St Giles by joining our Board of Trustees. Up to four new Trustees are being sought as we continue to expand our delivery of high-quality care to local people living with cancer and other serious illnesses. Trustees serve the charity on [...]

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Starlight Walking once again

St Giles Walsall Hospice supporter Jody Bisseker (pictured front-right) will be taking part in her second Starlight Walk to raise money for us in memory of her father. Jody will be joined by 10 of her friends and family members for our popular annual fundraising walk of Aldridge’s historic village on Saturday 13th September. The [...]

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A military donation

DMC Whittington donates £1,800 to St Giles Our hospice site in Whittington, Lichfield, is the place where St Giles began. We’re incredibly proud of our place within the local community, and so when the nearby Whittington Barracks was officially reopened as a military education and training centre earlier this year, we were excited to be [...]

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Pupils get growing to Celebrate Lives Lived

Pupils from a Walsall school have demonstrated their growing support for St Giles Walsall Hospice’s Celebrate Lives Lived initiative – by donating sunflowers. Taking place throughout July, Celebrate Lives Lived gives everyone the chance to pay tribute to friends and relatives who have died, whether or not they were cared for by us. You take [...]

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