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Dec
13

Jolly Jumper 2017

The Shakespeare Hospice Jolly Jumper campaign kicks off this Friday and will run throughout December.

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Dec
13

Christmas Fayre 2017

The Shakespeare Hospice Christmas Fayre was declared open by the big man himself - ‘Father Christmas,’ and six year old Jenson Knott who was visiting with his family.

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Dec
13

Santa Run 2017

A record number of Santas descended on Stratford upon Avon for this year’s Santa Fun Run, staged by The Shakespeare Hospice and sponsored by Listers Honda, Stratford.

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Dec
13

Firewalk

Over 40 brave individuals walked over hot coals for The Shakespeare Hospice at its Firewalk, on 3 November 2017 at The Bell, Alderminster, raising approximately £10,000 for the charity.

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Nov
15

Stratford’s young people star in new documentary

A new documentary about teenage bereavement, starring young people from Stratford, will be premiered at The Stratford upon Avon Picturehouse on 20th November at 5pm.

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Oct
03

A PATRON FOR THE SHAKESPEARE HOSPICE

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Oct
03

Local Man Launches Debut Book

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May
30

Volunteers' Week

Why our volunteers have chosen The Shakespeare Hospice to support...

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May
02

Local man accepts big challenge for The Shakespeare Hospice!

Ron Grant is marking his 80th Birthday a little differently than most would – he’s taking on the Three Peak Challenge!

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Mar
21

Student Ambassadors run Easter Egg Hunt to raise money for The Shakespeare Hospice

Student Ambassadors of The Shakespeare Hospice have come together to raise money for the hospice.

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Mar
10

An Interview with Tolu Atilola

It's National Careers Week! Tolu shares her work experience with us...

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Feb
24

Bridesmaids!

Our Fundraising Team have been promoting our next film night: Bridesmaids!

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Feb
20

A day in the life of...Jenny Cowin

A day in the life of Jenny Cowin, our Community and Events Fundraiser

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Feb
13

Christmas Card Competition!

Enter our Christmas Card Competition!

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Feb
10

2017 Events Calendar Announced!

Download the 2017 Events Calendar Now!

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Dec
21

A Year in Pictures

As we draw to the end of 2016, take a look back at the past year at The Shakespeare Hospice

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Dec
21

Santa Run 2016

Santas take over Stratford Town Centre!

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Dec
21

Father Christmas sends Zac to deliver presents to local Hospice

Father Christmas sends Zac to deliver presents to local Hospice

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Dec
09

Make a difference this Christmas

On the 16th December we're asking our community to show their support for their local hospice by sporting their best (or worst!) Christmas jumper.

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Dec
06

Bereavement Weekend Away

Our Children's Bereavement Group had a weekend away at Hill End

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Dec
02

Well done Fire and Ice Walkers!

Well done to all our amazing Fire and Ice Walkers who bravely took to the broken glass and fire last month!

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Nov
30

A Day in the Life of Ileen Fisher

Ileen Fisher is one of our many brilliant volunteers in the patient area.

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Nov
28

Light Up a Life This Christmas

Dedicate a light on our tree to support your local hospice

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Nov
18

#MakeTime2Listen Children's Grief Awareness Week

The focus for Children’s Grief Awareness Week, 17th – 23rd November 2016, is #MakeTime2Listen

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Nov
04

Annual Review 2015/16

The Shakespeare Hospice Annual Review 2015/16 is now available!

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Nov
03

Volunteer Story - Margaret Dews

Margaret Dews tells us why she volunteers at The Shakespeare Hospice

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Oct
24

Volunteer Story - Beryl Dyke

Beryl Dyke tells us why she volunteers at The Shakespeare Hospice

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Aug
25

Diary of a Shakespeare Hospice Nurse

Alison Jeynes, a Hospice at Home Nurse, on a typical evening...

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Feb
10

Love Your Local Hospice

16 Hospices from the West Midlands have joined forces to create a campaign entitled “Love your Local Hospice”

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Feb
10

Stratford Fashion Show

There will be plenty of fashion and fun at Stratford Fashion Show on Wednesday 16th March

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Nov
23

Henley Golf Club Calendar

We are pleased to be supported by Henley Golf Club this Winter with their new Calendar

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Nov
20

Children's Grief Awareness Week

The Shakespeare Hospice is showing our support for Children’s Grief Awareness Week 2015

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Nov
18

Care For A Cuppa?

The Shakespeare Hospice Bookshop on Rother Street is launching their Coffee Bar on Monday 23rd November!

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Nov
17

Fundraisers Get Fighting Fit

Gorgeous Obsession and Fighting for Fitness have teamed up to raise money for The Shakespeare Hospice this winter!

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Sep
30

Annual Review 2014/15

The Shakespeare Hospice Annual Review 2014/15 is now available

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Sep
10

Jennifer's Story

Day Hospice patient Jennifer shared her story

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Aug
25

#BardOnBoard

Johnsons Coaches have launched their #BardOnBoard Campaign in aid of The Shakespeare Hospice

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Aug
13

Two local organisations work together to improve care for patients

A strong alliance has formed between The Shakespeare Hospice and Stratford Hospital ahead of the new hospital opening in the heart of Stratford in early 2017.

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Jul
30

Lucinda's Story

Lucinda, a Day Hospice patient, shared her story

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Jul
16

Mike's Story

Mike, a supporter of the Hospice and now a Hospice at Home patient, shared his story

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Jul
09

New Trustees

The Shakespeare Hospice, Stratford upon Avon, is seeking a number of new Trustees in 2015 to support our strategic plan

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Jul
01

Barbara's Story

Barbara told us about her experience of The Shakespeare Hospice

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Jun
26

Margaret's Story

June is national Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Month. Margaret, a Day Hospice patient with MND, told us how the Hospice has helped her.

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Jun
04

Volunteers' Week – Izzi’s Story

This Volunteers' Week we are sharing stories from some of our 380 volunteers

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Jun
02

Volunteers’ Week – Alex’s Story

This Volunteers’ Week we are sharing stories from some of our 380 volunteers

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Jun
01

Volunteers’ Week – Jude’s Story

This Volunteers’ Week we are sharing stories from some of our 380 volunteers

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Jun
01

Volunteers’ Week – Dave’s Story

This Volunteers’ Week we are sharing stories from some of our 380 volunteers

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May
29

Volunteers' Week - Carole's Story

This Volunteers' Week we are sharing stories from some of our 380 volunteers

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May
21

Stratford Town Trust Grant for Young People’s Services

In May we were awarded a grant from Stratford Town Trust to help fund Year 3 of our Young People’s Services

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May
15

Twilight Walk

Whether you want to get fit, have fun or remember a loved one, join us in your fairy outfit for a night that will put a sparkle in your step.

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May
13

Slim Gym Challenge

Fundraisers lose pounds for Hospice funds

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May
08

Children's Hospice Week

This year’s Children’s Hospice Week takes place from 11 to 17 May.

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May
08

Transitional Care Service

The Road to Transition

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Apr
30

The Shakespeare Hospice Spring / Summer 2015 Newsletter

The Shakespeare Hospice Spring / Summer 2015 Newsletter is now available.

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Apr
16

Kenilworth Furniture Store Opening

Our new Furniture Store will open in Kenilworth on 25th April

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Apr
07

Penny Brohn ‘Living Well’ Course

We are hosting a Penny Brohn ‘Living Well’ course in May at the Hospice. The course is free of charge and open to people with a cancer diagnosis.

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Mar
26

President of Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland

The President of Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland visited The Shakespeare Hospice

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Mar
13

London Marathon World Record Attempt

Help John and Bob create a new World Record at the 2015 London Marathon!

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Mar
13

Beena's Story

Day Hospice patient Beena spoke to us about the care she has had

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Mar
02

What is Diversional Therapy?

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Feb
12

Stratford Town Council Community Grant Award

We are very grateful to Stratford Town Council for awarding us a community grant

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Jan
20

2015 Volunteer Roles

We are currently recruiting for a number of volunteering roles in all areas of the Hospice

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Jan
15

The Shakespeare Hospice in Kenilworth

We are pleased to announce that in April 2015 we are opening a furniture store in Kenilworth

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Dec
22

Christmas Window Success

Our Hospice shop in Henley in Arden was delighted to win the Court Leet Christmas Window Dressing Competition on 13th December!

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Dec
09

Santa Run

Santas were out in force in Stratford on Saturday for the Hospice’s Santa Fun Run.

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Nov
26

Christmas Cracker

The Midlands Voices Choir, directed by Barry Todd, performed two Christmas Cracker concerts

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Nov
25

Diversional Therapy

Diversional Therapy at The Shakespeare Hospice

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Nov
21

Christmas Appeal

Please consider donating to our ‘Together at Christmas’ appeal to help us raise £10,000 to enable more patients to spend their last days at home with their family this Christmas

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Nov
20

Volunteers Needed!

We are currently recruiting for volunteers across a number of roles in the Hospice

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Nov
19

1920s Glitz & Glamour

Sparkling dresses, tuxedos and feathered hairbands were on show at the Hospice Crystal Ball on Saturday 15th November

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Nov
12

Skydiving

17 fantastic supporters have jumped out of a plane in the last year in support of the Hospice

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Nov
05

Strictly Come Prancing

Hundreds of people swapped watching the real thing on TV for The Shakespeare Hospice Strictly Come Prancing night on Saturday 18th October

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Nov
05

Great Wall of China

Tracey, Jo, Olivia and Becx will be trekking the Great Wall of China in aid of the Hospice.

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Nov
05

Colour Blast

Hundreds took part in a colour run for the Hospice on Sunday 28th September

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Sep
24

Burton Farm Recycling Shop

With effect from 5th November 2014, The Shakespeare Hospice will no longer operate the recycling shop at Burton Farm.

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Sep
23

New Young Peoples Hub Opens at The Shakespeare Hospice

On Friday 19th September 2014 the Young People’s Hub at The Shakespeare Hospice in Shottery was officially opened.

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Sep
16

10 Years of Support

The Shakespeare Hospice is delighted to have received a grant from Stratford Town Trust in the 10th year of the Hospice at Home service

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Aug
26

In the Saddle for The Shakespeare Hospice

Cycling fever took over Stratford once again on Sunday 17th August as people got on their bikes for the 2014 Great Shakespeare Ride.

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Aug
06

Fun for all the family at Summer Fete

There will be fun for all the family this Saturday 9th August at the annual Shakespeare Hospice Summer Fete.

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Jul
24

Flying High for Local Hospice

One of the bosses of Johnsons Coach & Bus Travel and two of his children did a sky dive on Sunday 20th July 2014 and raised over £1,500 for The Shakespeare Hospice.

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Jolly Jumper, December 2017

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