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Living with Parkinson’s Disease

Living with Parkinson’s Disease

Posted on 6th April 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

Sheila, one of our Day Hospice patients talks to us about living with Parkinson’s Disease as part of Parkinson’s Awareness Week… “I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease 25 years ago. For the first ten years it[...]

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We’ve been shortlisted in the 2020 Charity Film Awards!

We've been shortlisted in the 2020 Charity Film Awards

Posted on 28th January 2020 by St Peter's Hospice

St Peter’s Hospice has been unveiled on the shortlist for the 2020 Charity Film Awards. Our film ‘How We Care’ was created to introduce patients and families to hospice care and the services that they [...]

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Volunteer profile: Rose, Day Hospice and Winterbourne shop

Volunteer profile: Rose, Day Hospice and Winterbourne shop

Posted on 17th September 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

Rose lives in Winterbourne and worked as a dental nurse before retiring twelve years ago. She now volunteers at the St Peter’s Hospice Shop in the village as well as at Day Hospice in Brentry. I had enjoyed my job &[...]

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The Difference Volunteering Can Make

The Difference Volunteering Can Make

Posted on 6th June 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

Bev wasn’t going to attend Day Services, and always referred to the hospice as St Pete’s and would never use the word ‘hospice’. She was persuaded to give it a go, and Bev was picked up on her [...]

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Living with Illness through Art Therapy

Living with Illness through Art Therapy

Posted on 11th April 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

“I’d never even picked up a brush before I came here. Richard was here at Day Hospice and he was so kind and gentle – he inspired me to have a go and try painting. “I went home and practised &[...]

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TV superstar Noel takes tour of new Inpatient Unit

TV superstar Noel takes tour of new Inpatient Unit

Posted on 8th February 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

  TV presenter and St Peter’s Hospice supporter Noel Edmonds visited Brentry on Friday to see the Hospice’s new Inpatient Unit Noel and his wife Liz met IPU and Day Services patients, family members, [...]

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World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day

Posted on 4th February 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

“I was diagnosed with cancer in September, and it swept my world from underneath my feet. I was looking for answers. Why me? Why this?” “A community nurse suggested Day Service at St Peter’s Hospice to me. I came [...]

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Weather update: Friday 1 February

Weather update: Friday 1 February

Posted on 1st February 2019 by St Peter's Hospice

  Weather update for patient services and shops, Friday 1 February   Day Hospice is cancelled today; all patients affected were personally informed yesterday.   All other services are running as usual. &[...]

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Room to Care Appeal patron Caroline Quentin returns to hospice

Room to Care Appeal patron Caroline Quentin returns to hospice

Posted on 4th May 2018 by St Peter's Hospice

With the new Inpatient Unit taking shape at St Peter’s Hospice, Room to Care Appeal patron Carolin Quentin paid a visit to the site on Thursday Caroline also spent time chatting with staff and Day Hospice patients [...]

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Weather update: clinical services

Weather update: clinical services

Posted on 1st March 2018 by St Peter's Hospice

  The current and forecast weather conditions will affect provision of St Peter’s Hospice clinical services as follows Day Hospice is shut today (Thursday 1 March) and will remain closed on Friday 2 March. Hospice [...]

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