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Long-serving St Luke’s Hospice member retires after 30 years

Long-serving St Luke’s Hospice member retires after 30 years

One of the longest serving members of staff at St Luke’s Hospice is retiring after 30 years of dedicated service.

Dr Kate Smith has spent decades improving end of life care for people in Crewe and Nantwich area and has touched the lives of hundreds of families during her career.

August 11, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News
Rodney Densem Wines in Nantwich launches St Luke’s Hospice birthday Gin!

Rodney Densem Wines in Nantwich launches St Luke’s Hospice birthday Gin!

Rodney Densem Wines in Nantwich has launched a limited edition gin as part of the St Luke’s Hospice 30th birthday celebrations.

Just 600 bottles of the celebratory AT 30 gin have been made, with all profits going directly to the Hospice.

August 7, 2018 0 comments Business, Business
Hundreds attend Party Gras event in Nantwich in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

Hundreds attend Party Gras event in Nantwich in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

More than 400 people gathered at Party Gras in Nantwich to celebrate the 30th birthday of St Luke’s Hospice.

The Party Gras charity ball at Dorfold Park was supported by major local businesses including Mornflake, Event Equipment, trCREATIVE, Roberts Bakery and Redrow supporting the event.

Jewellers donates £10,000 raffle prize to St Luke’s Hospice Nantwich event

Jewellers donates £10,000 raffle prize to St Luke’s Hospice Nantwich event

A South Cheshire businessman has pledged a £10,000 raffle prize to be won at the Party Gras event in Nantwich in aid of St Luke’s Hospice.

Andrew Pass, managing director of John Pass Jewellers on Nantwich Road in Crewe, has donated the “money can’t buy” prize as a gift to celebrate the company’s 70th birthday.

July 16, 2018 0 comments Business, Business
Nantwich-Crewe Midnight Walk helps raise more than £100,000 for St Luke’s Hospice

Nantwich-Crewe Midnight Walk helps raise more than £100,000 for St Luke’s Hospice

Hundreds of women dressed in 80s clothes did the Midnight Walk through the streets of Nantwich and Crewe to raise funds for St Luke’s Hospice.

The Walk, returning for the 14th year, saw hundreds of ladies walk either the full 13.1-mile route or the “half moon” of six miles from Reaseheath College through the streets of Crewe and Nantwich finishing back at Reaseheath in the early hours of Sunday morning.

July 3, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News
Gin and Pyjamas event in Wrenbury in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

Gin and Pyjamas event in Wrenbury in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

St Luke’s Hospice is to stage its very first “Gin and Pyjamas” fund-raising event at Wrenbury Hall in Nantwich.

Gin-loving ladies can sign up to the event which is due to take place on Saturday August 11.

Appeal for volunteers to keep St Luke’s Hospice charity shop in Nantwich open

Appeal for volunteers to keep St Luke’s Hospice charity shop in Nantwich open

A South Cheshire resident is calling on her local community to follow her and spare a few hours a week volunteering at St Luke’s Hospice’s charity shop in Nantwich.

The shop on Pepper Street has enjoyed great success since it opened almost a year ago.

June 29, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News
Nantwich Young Farmers raise almost £6,000 from annual panto

Nantwich Young Farmers raise almost £6,000 from annual panto

By Jonathan White
Nantwich Young Farmers have handed over almost £6,000 to charity raised during its popular Panto.

The club’s ‘Puss in Boots’ production at Acton Parish Hall helped them collect £5,980 for two charities, Bloodwise and St Luke’s Hospice.

June 22, 2018 0 comments Charity news, News
Stapeley “Party in the Lane” raises £1,300 for hospice

Stapeley “Party in the Lane” raises £1,300 for hospice

The “Party in the Lane” event in Stapeley has helped to raise more than £1,300 for St Luke’s Hospice, organisers say.

The event, held on June 9, was held on Wybunbury Lane and saw up to 300 villagers attend.

June 22, 2018 0 comments Stapeley, Village News
Nantwich teacher’s vintage scooter ride raises St Luke’s Hospice funds

Nantwich teacher’s vintage scooter ride raises St Luke’s Hospice funds

A history teacher from Nantwich turned back the clock to take part in a vintage scooter ride for charity.

Sarah Vaughan, Malbank School and Sixth Form College Head of History, let her hair down and rode her scooter from Nantwich to Tenby and back to raise money for St Luke’s Hospice.

Hospice inspires Forget Me Not flower display in Nantwich

Hospice inspires Forget Me Not flower display in Nantwich

People who want to remember the life of a loved one can help create a stunning Forget Me Not display in the heart of Nantwich.

St Luke’s Hospice and St Mary’s Church have teamed up to help bring the display to fruition on the lawn outside the church.

June 1, 2018 0 comments Charity news, Human Interest, News
Six-year-old to complete Nantwich to Crewe Midnight Walk in memory of dad

Six-year-old to complete Nantwich to Crewe Midnight Walk in memory of dad

A six year old girl is taking part in her first Nantwich to Crewe Midnight Walk for St Luke’s Hospice in memory of her dad who died when she was just three.

Phoebe Anslow will join her mum Sharon for the sponsored walk to raise money so that others can receive the vital care her dad Duncan did in the last three weeks of his life at the Hospice.

St Luke’s Hospice Cheshire celebrates 30th birthday

St Luke’s Hospice Cheshire celebrates 30th birthday

It’s Royal weekend with a difference for St Luke’s Hospice Cheshire as staff and volunteers prepare to celebrate its 30th birthday.

While Prince Harry weds Meghan Markle, staff and volunteers at St Luke’s will remember how his parents Princess Diana and Prince Charles officially opened the hospice back in 1988.