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16 / October / 2020

Flautist’s Initiative Supports the Hospice

Rather than being bowed by COVID restrictions, a Wealden musician used her lockdown as opportunity to remember her beloved niece and raise much needed funds for the Hospice. Elizabeth Harris staged a live Facebook flute performance from her home in Hawkhurst in late June. With an international audience in tow, Elizabeth raised over £250 for Hospice in the Weald, where her niece, Natasha (...

12 / October / 2020

Local Rotary Club Give Generously to the Hospice

Despite, indeed, perhaps in spite of COVID, the Rotary Club of Heathfield and Waldron, raised £500 for the Hospice over the summer. The Club had identified the importance of focusing on local causes given the pandemic and, according to Mark Garnett, the Club’s president , “It was an easy decision choosing to raise funds for Hospice in the Weald”.

The income ...

02 / October / 2020

Care home residents take on the Virtual Hospice Run

High praise goes to the fantastic residents and staff at the Tunbridge Wells Care Centre, who decided this year to take part in the first ever Virtual Hospice Run to raise vital funds for Hospice in the Weald. After decorating their garden with bunting and Hospice banners, the residents, with assistance from the amazing care assistants and nurses, enjoyed being out in the fresh air getting exer...

30 / September / 2020

Hospice Triathletes Triumph

Triathletes Triumph!

We would like to congratulate our very own Dr Helen McGee, Dr Bruno Capone & Jo Lavender for completing the Hever Triathalon this weekend. The team, comprising of Helen, Medical Director, Bruno, Hospice Doctor, and Jo, Finance Director, made short work of the challenge by taking on one stage each in a relay event to fundraise for the Hospice.

22 / September / 2020

Patients enjoy Music in the Hospice Gardens

Lucy and her mum have been longstanding supporters of the Hospice, holding a fundraising concert annually to raise funds. With the challenges of COVID-19 meaning the usual fundraising concert would not be possible, Lucy decided to use her skills to support the Hospice in different ways instead. 

She has visited the Hospice to perform for patients and visitors on the In-Pa...

15 / September / 2020

Junior Footballers Get Fundraising!

Over 60 Junior members from Chipstead Football club took part in their fourth football tournament in aid of the Hospice. Children played in age groups from under 6/7, under 8/9 and under 10/11, in a Champions League themed event. Each age group played a round of group stages before progressing to a final game. 

This is the fourth tournament the club have organised in support of the...