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Walking the December Daily Dash to give back to Sue Ryder

Ceri is taking part in the December Daily Dash this year to raise much needed funds for Sue Ryder. She previously worked as an Events Fundraiser for Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice, so has first-hand experience of how important fundraising is for the charity's expert care.

Let it glow! Phenomenal light displays shine bright across the country for our care this Christmas

Big hearted households across the country are making their homes shine bright with beautiful Christmas light displays, helping to spread joy while raising funds for our expert end of life care.

A message of hope from a Hospice Chaplain this December

Reverend Rob Pestell is Chaplain at Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice, and in his blog he shares a message of hope and light in what is the darkest of months.

“It’s about time I got involved myself!” Mary from Sue Ryder gets dashing this December

Mary is a Community Fundraising Officer in the team at Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice, who raise much needed funds to provide their expert care. Inspired by supporter stories, Mary is taking on the December Daily Dash herself this year.

40 years of volunteering - celebrating three of our long service volunteers

Meet Sheila, Glenda and Denise, three retail volunteers at our Ramsey shop who between them have given over 40 years of dedicated service to Sue Ryder.

Lisa Riley and Richard Arnold announced as new Sue Ryder Ambassadors

Actress Lisa Riley and TV presenter Richard Arnold have announced their new roles as official Sue Ryder Ambassadors for the national bereavement, palliative and neurological support charity.

“Giving back to the hospice is very important to me” Rebecca steps out for her second December Daily Dash

After taking on the December Daily Dash in 2020, school teacher Rebecca is hoping to do it again this year. Both her father and grandfather received end-of-life care at Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice so Rebecca was keen to get involved in the annual challenge to raise funds for Sue Ryder.

“Sometimes you really see the impact it’s had on a family and it makes you feel proud” Sue's 40 years in nursing

Sue is the Ward Manager at Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice and is retiring after 40 years as a nurse. She looks back on her nursing career and shares some insight into what it’s like working for Sue Ryder.

“I can do something I love, while raising funds for a very worthy cause” Sue Ryder Shop Manager Kikko takes on the December Daily Dash

Kikko is a Sue Ryder Shop Manager in Upminster, East London and has been working with us for over 6 years. A keen walker and runner, he is taking part in the December Daily Dash for the first time, to raise vital funds for our care.

“It’s a very supportive environment” Providing expert palliative care while growing in my career

Sarah is a Clinical Nurse Specialist at Sue Ryder Duchess of Kent Hospice. Here, she talks about her passion for delivering palliative care to people at home in the community and how Sue Ryder is supporting her career development.