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27 / November / 2019

Hospice in the Weald partners with Tonbridge School to celebrate 40 years of care

Hospice in the Weald and Tonbridge School have announced a new partnership which aims to greatly benefit the wider community. The news comes as the Hospice plans a series of events throughout 2020 to celebrate its 40th anniversary of providing vital care services in West Kent and Northern East Sussex.

The partnership will see Tonbridge boys and staff taking part in a variety of voluntar...

25 / November / 2019

The Christmas festivities begin with our Christmas Market

Hospice in the Weald’s Christmas Market took place, with over 1,000 supporters visiting the Hospice to kickstart their Christmas shopping over the weekend.

With over 45 stalls with many local suppliers selling perfect Christmas gifts, the Hospice building was transformed into a bustling festive Market. Supporters attended wreath and bauble-making workshops, took part in the Raffle...

20 / November / 2019

Shakespeare comes to the aid of Hospice in the Weald

A Macbeth Gala Charity Evening, organised by The Shakespeare Project and held on Saturday, 9th November at Salomons Estate, raised more than £550 for Hospice in the Weald.

Artistic Director Peter Basham commented that, “The work of Hospice in the Weald is so important for our community, helping patients and their fa...

12 / November / 2019

Hospice supporters dance the night away

A hugely enjoyable 80s disco, organised by Tracey Hunt and held early last month, raised a wonderful £1237.33 for the Hospice. Over 100 people attended, packing the dance floor to some of the best tunes of the 1980s and being clearly reluctant to leave. Many guests were also lucky recipients of some excellent raffle prizes.

Minh Lan Nguyen, Relationship Fundraising Coordinator at ...

11 / November / 2019

Local Furniture Company Donates to Hospice

Hospice in the Weald was delighted to recently receive £500 from Paddock Wood company, CK Office Furniture. The latter have been supplying the Hospice for a number of years, with Paul Matson, Head of Facilities/ICT at the Hospice, appreciating, “their reliability, the quality of their furniture, both new and reconditioned, the avail...

04 / November / 2019

Sporting Dinner 2019

Friday 1st November saw more than 140 guests attend Hospice in the Weald’s Sporting Dinner, the first time the black-tie event has been held at Ashdown Park Hotel and Country Club.

Guests gathered in the John Haywood Suite for welcome drinks, many of them taking the opportunity to catch up with friends or chat to the evening’s auctioneer former England cricketer Chris Cowdre...