St Giles Education Library boosted by generous donation

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We would like to thank Professor Calum Paton, recently retired from Keele University, who has kindly donated 30 boxes full of health-related books to St Giles. Our Education department run a wonderful library to support staff and visiting students who are undertaking any kind of relevant study, and this donation will make a big difference […]

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St Giles Hospice celebrates 21 years of helping Lymphoedema Patients!

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The lives of thousands of patients have been transformed thanks to our Lymphoedema Clinic, which is marking its 21st birthday this month. The clinic, which treated its first patient back in August 1994 and is now a worldwide centre of excellence, is dedicated to providing physical treatment and emotional support to help both children and […]

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Day Hospice helps keep Richard grounded amid “rollercoaster” of brain tumour treatment

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When father-of-two Richard Law was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour, his doctor warned him to steel himself for “one hell of a rollercoaster” as he prepared for the treatment and therapy which lay ahead.  That prediction, says the 40-year-old police officer, has certainly turned out to be true.  But with help from ourselves, Richard […]

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Sainsbury’s Tamworth names St Giles Hospice Charity of the Year for 2015-16

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Sainsbury’s Tamworth have launched their partnership with their new Local Charity of the Year, St Giles Hospice. St Giles Hospice were chosen by Sainsbury’s customers at the beginning of July by customers and the charity will now receive a year’s worth of support through fundraising and awareness from the store. Representatives from the charity joined […]

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New Supportive Care Centre will soon open its doors in Uttoxeter!

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Finishing touches are being made to a new centre that will improve end-of-life care for the people of Uttoxeter, ahead of its official opening in early September. Work is now nearing completion on the Holly Road Supportive Care Centre, following the conversion of a former residential building in the grounds of the Hermitage Care Home. […]

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Young people help out at our Supportive Care Centre

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A thoughtful group of young people brought fun, games and nail varnish to our Sutton Coldfield Supportive Care centre, with a special summer visit. The 11 young people from an Enterprise Skill Project with the National Citizen Service spent two afternoons with multiple sclerosis (MS) patients at our Supportive Care Centre in Lindridge Road. The […]

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Cannock furniture shop celebrates one year

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We’re thrilled to be celebrating a year of successful trading at our large furniture and household shop in Cannock, which has become a firm favourite with local shoppers thanks to the wide range of high-quality furniture and household items on offer at competitive prices. The store has been a huge hit with shoppers in the […]

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£10,000 in memory of Burntwood musician

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Thanks so much to the friends and family of Burntwood musician Mike Stanley, who have raised an incredible £10,000 for St Giles Hospice! Mike, who was an established singer-songwriter, was cared for on Compassus, our inpatient unit in Whittington, and sadly died from bowel cancer in June 2013 at the age of 48. Yvonne Stanley, Mike’s widow, and their […]

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