Your Stories

  • Sarah Godfrey
    09/05/2017

    Sarah Godfrey

    It was back in 1991 when Sarah Godfrey first realised she wanted to be part of the conversation about end of life care.
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  • Pat and Ian
    22/03/2017

    Pat and Ian

    My wife Pat may have been little in stature, but she had a big personality and attitude. When she fell ill, I promised I would look...
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  • Paul
    24/01/2017

    Paul

    “I was nervous, really nervous, as I thought it was a place to die. But when I was shown into side room 5 I thought, ‘Blimey, I’ve...
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  • “Hospice care is about making every moment count”
    23/01/2017

    “Hospice care is about making every moment count”

    Archie Ryder is a real character. He is also a patient at St Elizabeth Hospice.
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  • Chelsea's story
    19/01/2017

    Chelsea's story

    Chelsea Scarlett, star of this year's event, is preparing for her second Midnight Walk in memory of her Grandad
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  • Zoe
    01/12/2016

    Zoe

    Zoe is my beautiful, fun-loving 27-year old daughter. She is critically unwell with cervical cancer. I have been told Zoe is going...
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  • Joanna
    04/11/2016

    Joanna

    Life can be challenging and limiting with Joanna's illness... If it wasn’t for Ray’s home visits, we wouldn’t get to see glimpses...
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  • Suzanne Fosdike - Retail Volunteer
    09/06/2016

    Suzanne Fosdike - Retail Volunteer

    “The best thing about volunteering for the hospice is knowing that I’m helping the hospice to raise vital funds"
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  • 15/04/2016

    "It's not about dying at all, it's about living"

    Patient, Linda Moore, explains why hospice care is so much more than people think...
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  • “I can’t wait for this year’s Midnight Walk”
    22/01/2016

    “I can’t wait for this year’s Midnight Walk”

    Hannah Graves is preparing for her third Midnight Walk with her friends in memory of her mum, Davina...
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