St Giles Supportive Care Centre – Changing people’s perception of Hospice Care

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St Giles Hospice CEO Emma Hodges talks about how St Giles Supportive Care Centre is helping to tackle the fear associated with hospices and at the same time cre ate a supportive community hub. “Many people associate ‘hospice’ with a ‘place to go to die’ and when they visit our Supportive Care Centre in Sutton they […]

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Get on Your Bike for St Giles Hospice’s First Walsall Cycle Ride!

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  Supporters of St Giles Walsall Hospice are being encouraged to sign up now for the first ever Walsall Cycle Ride in May! Organisers hope the event will see hundreds of cyclists don their helmets and mount their bikes to complete either a 25 or 60-mile route across Staffordshire in support of the charity, which […]

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Sandra Inspired to Follow her Heart in Loving Memory of Twin Sister

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When Helen Town from Tamworth was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007, she was aged just 34 and was heavily pregnant with her son. In order to begin chemotherapy treatment, and so that she could undergo a mastectomy, doctors induced Helen’s labour five weeks early and her son Harrison was born prematurely in June 2007 […]

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Latest Lottery Winners – 31/03/2017

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The results of the latest lottery draw are now on-line – click on the link to see if you’re a winner, and good luck!

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Latest Lottery Winners – 24/03/2017

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The results of the latest lottery draw are now on-line – click on the link to see if you’re a winner, and good luck!

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Latest Lottery Winners – 17/03/2017

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The results of the latest lottery draw are now on-line – click on the link to see if you’re a winner, and good luck!

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Sutton Friends and Volunteers Have Been Supporting the Sutton Coldfield Care Centre From the Very Beginning

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When St Giles Hospice unveiled its Supportive Care Centre in Sutton Coldfield in 2008, the first volunteers to visit the building were the Sutton Friends of St Giles – a dedicated group of ladies who had been fundraising for the charity since it was first established in 1981. In the third of our series marking […]

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‘This is some place’: The Story Behind Barn Farm’s Beautiful Gardens

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The tranquil gardens at St Giles Supportive Care Centre in Sutton Coldfield are a very special place. Well-tended lawns, fruit trees, colours changing with the seasons, they provide a vital space for rest and contemplation for patients, staff and volunteers. In the second of our series marking the centre’s 10th anniversary, we speak to the […]

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