Former Mayor’s generous legacy funds a nurse for a year at St Giles Hospice

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Former Lichfield Councillor and Mayor John Wilks, who spent his life serving the people of the city, has left a lasting legacy in many ways – including providing continued support for leading local charity St Giles Hospice. John’s generous bequest has been used to sponsor two Specialist Nurses at the hospice for 12 months, who […]

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Prize winner Charles helps his family after winning in the St Giles Hospice Lottery!

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After being a long-standing supporter of the St Giles Hospice Lottery, Charles Faulkner has just celebrated winning the £1,000 second prize in the charity’s 1,000th draw! Charles (83), who lives in Norton Canes, began supporting the St Giles Hospice Lottery in 2000 after he saw first-hand the brilliant care it provides. He says: “I started […]

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St Giles Hospice celebrates 30th anniversary of its very first charity shop

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Leading local charity St Giles Hospice is preparing to host a special celebration to mark the 30th anniversary of the opening in Lichfield of its very first charity shop. Thirty years ago, the first St Giles Hospice Shop began trading at 17 Tamworth Street to provide an additional source of income towards the growing cost […]

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Dementia Care Specialist Caroline delighted to support St Giles with proceeds from new book

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Leading local charity St Giles Hospice is one of the chosen beneficiaries from a book published about delivering advanced dementia care. Author Caroline Baker, who has been a major contributor to the development of best practice in dementia care for over 25 years, is donating the proceeds of her book ‘Developing Excellent Care for People […]

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Roz calls for women to join in the fun at the St Giles Hospice Solstice Walk

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Women in and around Lichfield are being encouraged to enter the 2016 Solstice Walk, to help St Giles Hospice biggest fundraising event mark its 10th anniversary. Roz McGann took part in the first two Solstice Walks in 2007 and 2008, entering a team called ‘Tim’s Angels’ in memory of her late husband, Tim. The 10th […]

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Win a brand new car or £8,000 cash in the St Giles Hospice Summer Raffle!

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St Giles Hospice is offering people the chance to buy their tickets for its 2016 Summer Raffle to be in with a chance of winning a brand new car or thousands of pounds in cash. Tickets are now on sale for the super St Giles Hospice Summer Raffle, and this year’s jackpot choice is either […]

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Gate Gallop – fun for all the family!

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The Tamworth Gate Gallop will be back once again this summer – offering you the chance to tackle one of three off-road runs tailored to a range of abilities, in aid of St Giles Hospice. This popular annual fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday 26th June and is an ideal opportunity for you to get […]

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St Giles Hospice says thank you to 1,500 vital volunteers – and urges more to join them!

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St Giles Hospice is marking Volunteers’ Week by paying tribute to the 1,500 kind-hearted people who give their time for free to support its work – and is also encouraging others to find out how rewarding voluntary work can be. Running until Sunday 12th June, Volunteers’ Week is a national event that celebrates the contribution […]

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