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New Year New Job – Join the Hospice of the Good Shepherd’s Team

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  The Hospice of the Good Shepherd will be holding two open days for registered nurse vacancies on Tuesday 14th January 6.30pm – 8pm and Friday 17th January 1.30pm – 3pm where you’ll be able to come and meet a variety of the team, look around the hospice, and learn more about the available roles… Read more »

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The Countdown Is On For The Annual Cheshire Santa Dash – Take On The Festive Challenge!

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The annual Santa Dash returns for another round of festive cheer on Sunday 1st December 2019 supporting the Hospice of the Good Shepherd and The Countess Charity. The family friendly fundraising event is now celebrating its 9th successful year of taking you around Chester’s iconic landmarks including The Grosvenor Park, Amphitheatre, Eastgate Clock, Chester Cathedral and… Read more »

New Venue & Date For Foamtastic Colour Blast!

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We are delighted to announce that the Foamtastic Colour Blast has a new date and venue! 🙌 We have worked hard with local authorities and the Land Trust and we are thrilled that the Foamtastic Colour Blast will still go ahead. We thank you for your patience during this period and hope that you will still… Read more »

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Sparkle For Someone Special At Chester’s Sparkle Walk For 2019

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Our Sparkle Walk is BACK for 2020 so get set to SPARKLE and join the hundreds of others at one of our flagship fundraising events.   Register here 👉 http://bit.ly/2uiBwuQ   Hundreds of people are getting set to dazzle the streets of the city centre with an array of sparkle, neon and glitter and at this… Read more »

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Make a will and support your local Hospice

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We are encouraging local people to start the New Year by making a will to get their affairs in order during a special fundraising initiative. The Hospice of the Good Shepherd is hosting a series of Will Clinics held here at the Hospice. Established local solicitor, Oliver & Co, will waive their fees in exchange for a… Read more »

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Volunteers Needed To Help At Chester’s Annual Christmas Tree Festival

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The Hospice of the Good Shepherd is appealing to local people to volunteer at this year’s Christmas Tree Festival at the Chester Cathedral. The Festival returns for its sixth year to allow visitors to escape from the hustle and bustle of the festive period and lose themselves in the astonishing tree-lined cloisters within the cathedral…. Read more »

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Christmas Cards That Make The Difference In Your Local Community

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The Hospice of the Good Shepherd has officially launched their exciting range of exclusive Christmas cards to help raise money for local people with a life limiting illness, with 100% of the profit going to support the charity. Christmas cards are big business in the UK, every year close to 2 billion Christmas cards are… Read more »

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Celebration of long service volunteers at the Hospice

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During the course of national Volunteers’ Week (1 – 7 June), the Hospice of the Good Shepherd held a special Volunteer Celebration Day on Monday 4th June in the Hospice marquee to present Long Service Awards to their volunteers who have reached a milestone number of years in service to the organisation. The Trustees, Chairman, staff… Read more »

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Start in white and finish bright at the Hospice Foamtastic Colourblast!

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The Hospice of the Good Shepherd has officially launched their brightest and messiest fundraising event yet to help raise money for local people with a life limiting illness. Participants will get covered in a kaleidoscope of rainbow colours and incredi-bubble foam at the Foamtastic Colourblast on Sunday 30th September at Chester Racecourse, sponsored by Oliver… Read more »

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Couple in tandem for charity bike ride

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A HUSBAND and wife team are getting closer than most couples as they hop on a tandem bicycle for the Liverpool Nightrider on 14th/15th July. Anna Manning, and her husband Howard Jennings from Saughall are cycling Liverpool Nightrider in a bid to raise money for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd. The challenge sees the… Read more »