Tina takes on the St Giles Cycle Ride in memory of best friend Alison

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After losing her best friend of 42 years, Tina Salt has decided to fundraise in her memory by taking on a 25 mile cycling challenge to help generate vital funds for charity. Tina (49), from Lichfield, has signed up to the St Giles Hospice Cycle Ride on Sunday 11th September in memory of Alison Smith, […]

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Western Power Distribution Generates Support for St Giles Hospice Mud Challenge Again!

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Electricity distributor Western Power Distribution (WPD) has shown its generous support for leading local charity St Giles Hospice yet again. Not only is the company providing much-needed funding to meet the costs of the Mud Challenge – at Cliff Lakes Waterpark in Tamworth on Sunday 9th October – a dozen of its employees have also […]

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Blue Colours Shine in Memory of Cris at St Giles Walsall Hospice Starlight Walk

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To ‘The Bluebells’, Cris Griffiths was a beloved mum, sister, auntie and friend – and they’ve signed up to take part in the St Giles Walsall Hospice Starlight Walk in her memory. Cris was aged just 48 when she passed away at the hospice in April, and those closest to her are grateful for the […]

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Brand new Bridal Boutique officially opens at the St Giles Hospice superstore in Mere Green!

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Brides-to-be searching for their dream wedding dress can now choose from an extensive collection of beautiful gowns at the new Bridal Boutique, at the St Giles Hospice Superstore in Mere Green, Sutton Coldfield. The leading local charity officially opened its fabulous new boutique on Tuesday 9th August, having recently relocated from its Bridal Room shop in […]

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Generous Legacy helps St Giles Hospice nurses Katherine and Charlotte trail new way of caring for local people

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Leading local charity St Giles Hospice has launched a project to test a new way of delivering care – all thanks to the generosity of a well-known former Mayor of Lichfield. St Giles recognises how important it is for patients and their families to see a familiar face and be supported by nurses who they’ve […]

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Jackpot winner alison explains why she plays the St Giles Hospice lottery

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Sometimes good things come in pairs – and Alison Barker recently had a very lucky day when she welcomed her first grandchild into the family and celebrated winning the jackpot prize in the St Giles Hospice Lottery! Alison, who lives in Chasetown, Burntwood, has been supporting the St Giles Hospice Lottery along with her husband […]

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The inspirational story of St Giles Walsall patient Claire helped to raise cancer awareness for thousands

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Fighting cancer is something which everyone handles differently. For Claire Peters, she chose to courageously document her story with online videos in the hope of raising awareness and inspiring others in the midst of their own journeys. Following a very brave two-year battle with a rare type of ovarian cancer Claire died at St Giles […]

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Moving stories of St Giles Hospice Lottery winners add up to a rewarding day’s work for Philippa!

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For many people, joining the St Giles Lottery is an easy way of supporting the hospice as a thank-you for the care a loved-one has received. Every player has their own story to tell – and for Lottery Development Assistant Philippa Graty, the experience of hearing these stories when she contacted lottery prize-winners for the […]

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