13 Jan 20

Lostock Ukes strum songs to support St Luke’s

A ukulele group has raised more than £2,000 for St Luke’s Hospice. The Lostock Ukes has kindly donated a total of £2,187.31 towards patient care at the Hospice after playing at a variety of local venues throughout 2019, in return for donations. The group was established in 2016 by three Lostock Gralam residents with the…

10 Dec 19

Turn your Christmas tree into cash for St Luke’s

St Luke’s is once again collecting and recycling Christmas trees in return for donations to the Hospice. Registration for the annual Christmas Tree Collection is now open. Last year a staggering 2,652 trees were collected in just four days, raising more than £27,000 in donations for the Hospice. Andy Bailey, Corporate Partnerships Manager for St…

10 Dec 19

Dying for a Home Conference 2019

The first ‘Dying for a Home’ conference organised by St Luke’s Hospice took place in Crewe last week. On average, homeless people die at just 44 years old, with life events like a relationship breaking down, losing a job, mental and physical health problems or substance misuse often being the trigger. Being homeless can in…

3 Dec 19

Nurse goes extra mile for St Luke’s

A nurse at St Luke’s Hospice is taking part in a Christmas 10k run at Tatton Park to raise money for the Hospice. Nicky Thompson, who has been working on the Inpatient Unit at St Luke’s for almost three years said: “I do go to the gym and lift weights, but I am not a…

27 Nov 19

Christmas Fair raises £7,000 for Hospice

The nurses at St Luke’s Hospice are thanking the community for once again supporting their Christmas Fair and raising £7,000 for patient care. Hundreds of people turned out for the Fair at Winsford Academy on Saturday (23rd November) and enjoyed artisan stalls, a tombola, children’s crafts, festive refreshments and entertainment. Ward Sister Karen Jackson who…

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