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Image of Sue Ryder supporter, John, with his bicycle

“Tou de Lou” – the mega memory ride for my mum, Lou

In April 2018, Chris' mum Lou was diagnosed with late stage cancer. The Palliative Care team at Sue Ryder Nettlebed made her feel safe, comfortable and able to live life to the fullest and Chris wanted to give something back, so he took on an epic 220 mile bike ride.

Tracy shows off her medal

"I went from couch to 10K in memory of my sister, Denise"

Tracy completed her first ever 10K a few weeks ago to raise funds for our Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice, here she talks about why she ran and what finishing the race meant to her.

'Kate' by Kate Moss

Eddie Redmayne and Kate Moss lead celebrity donations for our first ever Sue Ryder pop-up shop

Famous faces, including Eddie Redmayne, Kate Moss, Gillian Anderson and Daniel Radcliffe, have donated personal items to a new Sue Ryder pop-up shop that will be open in Mayfair for one day only.

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Thorpe Hall Hospice says “Thank you Thursday” to local community

Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice in Peterborough said a big thank you to its local community yesterday (Thursday 11th October) during Hospice Care Week 2018.

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Sue Ryder hosts exclusive designer and vintage pop-up shop in London

We are excited to be hosting an exclusive haute-couture pop-up shop for one day only in the heart of London's famous Bond Street shopping district.

Image of Duncan, who is taking part in Leckhampton Court's Starlight Hike

Walking under the stars in memory of Mum

"I'm raising vital funds for the only hospice with an inpatient unit in Gloucestershire”, says Duncan Willoughby as he prepares to join hundreds of walkers at this year’s Leckhampton Court Starlight Hike.

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Sue Ryder responds to State of Care report

Heidi Travis, CEO of national healthcare provider Sue Ryder comments on latest State of Care report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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Get arty with The Big Draw at Gloucestershire hospice

Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice is opening the doors to its purpose-built art room on Saturday 13th October, inviting people into the hospice to try their hand at drawing.

Elise Hoadley, Leckhampton Court Hospice Director; Nursing Assistant Becky Clarke; Head of Clinical Services Debbie Williams; and  Edward Gillespie, Chairman of the Trustees for The Summerfield Charitable Trust.

Our Leckhampton Court Hospice at Home service is expanding

Sue Ryder is delighted to announce that our Leckhampton Court Hospice has been awarded a substantial donation by The Summerfield Charitable Trust to develop our existing Hospice at Home services in Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and Gloucester.

Bereavement support in Scotland - a report by Hospice UK and Sue Ryder

People struggling with bereavement unable to get support in Scotland

Bereaved people in Scotland are not receiving the support they need, according to new research commissioned by Sue Ryder and Hospice UK.