Monthly Archive: December 2013

We can help people to be independent

We can help people to be independent

Posted on 31st December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

Living with a terminal illness can mean no longer being able to do the things that most people take for granted. Our occupational therapists work to ensure that patients can stay independent despite their illness. Anne, [...]

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We’re there to listen

We're there to listen

Posted on 20th December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

Our Psycho Social Spiritual team leader Julie Francis is featured in the Bristol Post, speaking about the services that the team provides and how they can make a difference to the lives of patients, carers and family. &#[...]

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ITV Text Santa

ITV Text Santa

Posted on 19th December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

As part of ITV’s Text Santa appeal, the Hospice was featured on ITV News West Country last night, with the wonderful Sarah Smither speaking about the loss of her husband, James. Throughout the week, ITV has been [...]

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Knutty Knitters on the One Show

Knutty Knitters on the One Show

Posted on 13th December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

The Knutty Knitters have been up and down the country, appearing in the Daily Mail, the Sun and Hello Magazine among many others. Tonight, they are due to be interviewed on the BBC One Show with Chris Evans and Alex &[...]

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‘Supporting patients is incredibly rewarding’

'Supporting patients is incredibly rewarding

Posted on 12th December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

As part of our 35 Stories season in the Bristol Post, our specialist doctor Dida is interviewed about her role at Bristol’s only adult hospice. “It is incredibly rewarding when patients have complex physical [...]

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A privilege to work for the Hospice

A privilege to work for the Hospice

Posted on 10th December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

Our Broadmead shop manager Jenny is interviewed in today’s Bristol Post, talking about how it is a privilege to work for the Hospice: ‘With its sparkling evening dresses, suspended snowflakes and green ribbon [...]

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Knutty Knitivity

Knutty Knitivity

Posted on 6th December 2013 by Matthew Bell

The ‘Knitivity’ is a larger than life knitted nativity scene, created by Knutty Knitters Alison Spurrell, Jean Richards, Anne Iles, Eileen Agnew, Pat Dardis and Julia Worth. In memory of their friend Christine[...]

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Garden Room Oak Frame Assembly

Garden Room Oak Frame Assembly

Posted on 5th December 2013 by St Peter's Hospice

A much-anticipated extension in our gardens in Brentry is well underway with the completion of the solid oak frame of the structure this week. Made from 16-tonnes of handcrafted oak, 150 oak beams and 500 oak pegs the [...]

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