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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HRH Princess Alexandra visits St Giles

Flags were waving last week as Her Royal Highness Princess Alexandra officially opened the refurbished Day Hospice at St Giles Hospice in Whittington, as part of a visit to learn how our services are evolving. The Royal guest, who officially opened the hospice in 1983 and opened our St Giles’ facility in Sutton Coldfield in […]

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New St Giles Hospice Shop Now Open!

If you love a bargain, you’ll be delighted to find out we’ve just opened a brand new shop in Cannock! The store, at 110a Walsall Road (WS11 0JB), specialises in selling high-quality second hand furniture and household items. So if your home is in need of a bit of a makeover, why not head down […]

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Sainsburys Tamworth raises £11,000!

Staff and shoppers at Sainsbury’s in Tamworth have shown fantastic support for us by raising over £11,000 over the past year! Last May, the store chose us as its Charity of the Year and since then they have raised a grand total of £11,275.98 through a whole host of fundraising activities, including: • A Sainsbury’s […]

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St Giles Hospice Cricket Club return in 15-year comeback

We’d like to congratulate the St Giles Hospice Cricket Club. OK so they did enjoy a 35-run defeat against opponents Abbotts Bromley in their first match this century, but the real winner was St Giles Hospice – as their sporting efforts raised £500 of their £2,000 target! Played at the Anglesey Ground, the match was […]

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48 days of walking, 10 pairs of socks

TWO friends from Burton are enjoying a well-earned rest after completing a mammoth 900-mile trek to raise thousands of pounds for St Giles. Burton-based business owners Tim West, 35, and Paul Ainger, 41, took part in the gruelling trek from John O’ Groats to Land’s End on foot in a bid to raise cash to […]

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Recommend a friend to win a meal for two!

‘Word of mouth’ is very powerful! To be entered into our free to enter prize draw, all we ask is that you spread the word about St Giles Hospice Lottery by recommending us to your friends and family. To enter, please email us at mail@stgilespromotions.co.uk by 31 July 2014, with the subject line ‘I recommend’, […]

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Call for Burton over-65s to get active

Over-65s are being urged to reserve their place on a course of free exercise and wellbeing classes in Burton upon Trent in July. We’re very pleased to be able to offer the programme for a second time (in partnership with Age UK Burton, and Trent and Dove Housing Association), after our initial set of classes […]

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