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Year Of The Nurse - Meet Helga!
We wanted to celebrate the second month of the Year of the Nurse by talking to another relatively new face, this time on our Adults’ inpatient unit.
Published on 28 February 2020
Inspirational charity fundraising duo reach incredible £21,000 total in aid of their local hospice.
Over the last 4 years, Greg Stratford and his brother-in-law Alan Rowson have dedicated their time to fundraising for St Andrew’s Hospice.
Published on 11 February 2020
Local finance company, Victor Finance gift £3000.00 of specialist equipment to our Children's Unit
Staff from a local commercial and asset finance company, Victor Finance kindly purchased a selection of invaluable items from our hospice wishlist.
Published on 1 February 2020
Lucas – the Business Hive Bear achieves incredible success as we award the last bear to Lucas himself.
During the past year the Business Hive Grimsby team and a very special young man have been hard at work fundraising for Andy's at St Andrew’s Hospice.
Published on 30 January 2020
Sarah Holloway - Head of Children's Services
Its officially the year of the nurse, in memory of what would have been Florence Nightingale's 200th birthday. Throughout the year we will be talking to our wonderful team of nurses to find out more about them and their roles at St Andrew's Hospice. First up we're meeting Sarah Holloway, our new Head of Children's Services.
Published on 28 January 2020
Help St Andrew's Hospice become more environmentally friendly.
We're seeking funding to become more energy efficient through a series of innovative projects which will improve our carbon footprint and make us more financially sustainable.
Published on 15 January 2020
Local newsagent is shedding the stones for St Andrew’s
Neil Hirst, who works at Today’s Newsagents in New Waltham has set himself a huge challenge to see in the New Year: for the next four weeks he will be on a strict diet, aiming to raise vital funds in aid of St Andrew’s Hospice.
Published on 9 January 2020
12 races in 12 months raises £1,150
Throughout 2019 local teacher, Diane Crookes challenged herself to complete 12 races to raise money for us at St Andrew’s Hospice, and Andy’s our Children’s Unit.
Published on 3 January 2020
Light up a life scroll 2019
Thank you for supporting Light Up A Life 2019.
Published on 6 December 2019
Case study - Chris Collins our Ebay Superstar!
Forget long lunches and golf rounds … eBay is where it's at! While the Office of National Statistics 2019 figures show that internet use for UK adults continues to rise steadily, recent internet use for those aged 64 to 74 years has leapt up to 83 per cent, from 52 per cent in 2011. But what has this to do with St Andrew's Hospice, you might ask? Quite a lot, actually …
Published on 3 December 2019
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!
We had the first few events on our Christmas calendar this past week at St Andrew's Hospice.
Published on 25 November 2019
Case Study - Kath Hutchinson, Our Night shift Nurse
Kath Hutchinson began working for St Andrew's in 1987 and has subsequently seen massive changes in both the hospice environment and patient care. We catch up with the night shift nurse to find out more ...
Published on 11 November 2019

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