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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John German Estate Agents donate thousands to St Giles Hospice after a year of fundraising events

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Last year was filled with great success for John German Estate Agents – the company celebrated its 175th anniversary and completed an entire year of fundraising for its nominated charities St Giles Hospice and Rainbows Children’s Hospice. After choosing the two local hospices as their Charities of the Year, members of staff from John German’s […]

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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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