19 Aug 19

Nurses go the extra mile for St Luke’s

Two nurses at St Luke’s are swapping their uniforms for running gear as they prepare to take part in the Manchester Half Marathon to raise money for the Hospice. Amy Underhill and Dawn McManus both work nights on the Inpatient Unit at St Luke’s and are hoping to raise enough sponsorship money to fund two…

29 Jul 19

Students raise money in memory of much-loved teacher

Students at the Winsford Academy have raised nearly £6,000 for St Luke’s Hospice in memory of a much-loved member of staff. More than 700 pupils from years 7 to 10 took part in a three mile sponsored walk in the rain and wind on Friday 19th July in memory of Viv Howard, who taught in…

17 Jul 19

Nantwich student is St Luke’s ‘Queen of Hearts’

A 15-year-old school girl from Nantwich is smiling like a Cheshire Cat after her Alice in Wonderland themed Garden Party raised £1,120 for St Luke’s Hospice. Katie Everett, a year 10 student at Brine Leas School, decided to organise a fundraising garden party to fulfil the volunteering section of her Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award….

3 Jul 19

St Luke’s Lottery celebrates its 25th Birthday

St Luke’s Lottery is celebrating 25 years supporting patient care at the Hospice. Since the first draw back in July 1994, the Lottery has grown to become St Luke’s biggest single source of income with more than 16,000 people currently playing it each week. St Luke’s Staff Nurse Di Collins said: “In 1994 St Luke’s…

18 Feb 19

Debbie’s party packs a punch for St Luke’s

A nurse from Nantwich has held a ‘Debbie’s Not Dead’ party to mark the end of her treatment for breast cancer, raising more than £2,000 for St Luke’s Hospice. 41-year-old Deborah Brown was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer after feeling ridges in her breast last Easter. She underwent a mastectomy and chemotherapy for the…

1 2 3 44