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Who makes Wheatfields Hospice's work possible? You!

Thank you for being amazing fundraisers! From organising music festivals and cycling the Liverpool-Leeds canal to bucket-collecting in all weathers or holding a ball for charity, our supporters rule.

First onsite hospice charity shop to open in Leeds

Bargain-hunters take note: you'll be in your element when our Wheatfields Hospice opens a new charity shop next month within the hospice grounds. Shoppers keen for some budget-friendly retail therapy will be able to bag some fantastic finds. The new store will officially open on Saturday 21 October at 10.30am. The shop will be open every day, Monday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm.

Aberdeen rallies in support of Dee View Court Capital Appeal

Last weekend, two special events took place in Aberdeen – home of our Dee View Court neurological care centre.

Taking hospice care home

Our Leckhampton Court Hospice at Home team comprises 22 staff who cover hundreds of miles each year travelling to people’s homes in Gloucester, Cheltenham and Tewkesbury. Since the service started in 2015, they have provided 18,235 hours of specialist hospice care to patients and families in their own homes and local communities, supporting 314 patients.

Tom Mason MSP donates half his salary to our Dee View Court Capital Appeal

A new MSP who has pledged to donate half of his salary to Sue Ryder Dee View Court visited the neurological care centre on Thursday 17th August to learn how his support will be used to expand Sue Ryder’s care in the north-east of Scotland.

Look no further for fundraising inspiration

Our Peterborough-based supporters continue to impress and surprise us with their ingenuity, creativity and passion to raise money for our Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice.

Gogglebox star drops in to St John's Hospice's Big Weekend

Gogglebox star Sandra Martin joined thousands of other supporters at St John’s Hospice’s annual Big Weekend fundraising event in Moggerhanger, near Bedford, on 13th August.

Leckhampton Supporter Roundup

Supporters in Gloucestershire: you are incredible!

Businesses: together we can make a difference

Our corporate partnership with Airedale Shopping Centre in Keighley has brought great benefits on both sides.

New hospice director realises childhood ambition to work at historic Thorpe Hall

As a little girl, sitting in the back of her parents’ car, Allison Mann remembers driving past the 17th-century Thorpe Hall in Peterborough and saying "I want to work there".