News

Read the latest news stories about both The Hospice Lottery and our partner hospices.


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15 June 2017

We’re a finalist in Herts Business Awards!

We’re very excited to announce that The Hospice Lottery Partnership has been named as a finalist in the ‘Not for Profit Business of the Year’ ...
John Pettitt
07 April 2017

Welcome to our new Chairman

Exciting news from The Hospice Lottery Partnership HQ - introducing our new Chairman, John Pettitt.
Christmas Superdraw 2016 fireworks
07 April 2017

Christmas Superdraw winners announced

Huge congratulations to the winners of our Christmas Superdraw!
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06 April 2017

The gift of time to say goodbye

Whilst we may not be able to buy time for a patient with a terminal illness, at The Hospice Lottery we are frequently reminded of ...
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05 April 2017

Help every hour of the day or night

Rennie Grove Hospice Care’s ‘Hospice at Home’ service is unique in its area, with nurses working shifts to ensure medical care or just a reassuring ...
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05 April 2017

Caring for the carers

When people think of hospice care it’s often the palliative care for patients that springs to mind. But often the lifeline hospices provide is as ...
Hospice wedding
05 April 2017

Mum able to witness her son's wedding

We often hear heart-warming stories about the staff at our partner hospices going out of their way to ease the suffering of patients and bring ...
David and Juliet Poulton
05 April 2017

The ones left behind: bereavement support

We often hear from patient’s families that not only is support from our partner hospices fundamental to the comfort of their loved one in their ...
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05 April 2017

"The most amazing care I could think of"

Some patients and their families are aware of the work of their local hospice before diagnosis; many more are not. They discover the exceptional 24/7 ...
A safe haven
05 April 2017

A safe haven

Many patients who benefit from the care of our partner hospices record their personal experiences and gratitude for the support they have received, thanks in ...