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Supported Teens set the rules at first ever Transition week

Sophie has been coming to Shooting Star Children's Hospices for support since she was five years old. But soon she will transition to adult care services and manage her own care needs. Sophie took

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Visit Local Gardens To Support Hospice Care

Enjoy some beautiful local gardens this spring and summer with Phyllis Tuckwell’s Open Gardens. Local green-fingered residents will once again be swinging open their garden gates to support

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 Newly refurbished sensory garden at Guildford Hospice

A beautiful sunny May afternoon provided the perfect backdrop for the grand opening of Shooting Star's Children's Hospices Sensory Courtyard, situated in the centre of the Guildford hospice,

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Nigel’s story supported by Phyllis Tuckwell

Nigel is supported by Phyllis Tuckwell’s Living Well services. Under the care of Living Well sister, Rachel, Nigel was invited to take part in a Living Well with Illness programme, which is an

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A gratitude jar cam help children recognise the positive aspects in their life

One of the activities that Phyllis Tuckwell's Little Rays children's group hold, is to create a gratitude jar, this helps the children recognise the positive aspects in their life. Very

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Join In The Big Jubilee Lunch

To mark the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen, this year’s annual neighbourhood get-together, The Big Lunch, is taking on a royal theme! Following the success of The Diamond Big Jubilee

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Phyllis Tuckwell Plant Sales Restart for 2022

On Sunday 3rd April, Phyllis Tuckwell will be re-starting its monthly Hospice plant sales for 2022, and there will be plenty to choose from! These popular plant sales always include a wide variety

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The Farnham Classic & Vintage Car Show is back

The Car Show will take place on Sunday 10th April, at Central Car Park in Farnham, and will start at 10am. A wide range of classic and vintage cars, motorcycles and ex-Army vehicles will be on

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Phyllis Tuckwell Welcomes Patients to New Living Well Programmes

Phyllis Tuckwell’s new Living Well programmes are proving to be very popular with patients, who are pleased to be able to return to face-to-face groups now that government Covid restrictions

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HRH The Countess of Wessex visits Shooting Star House

Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex enjoyed some arts and crafts made by children and families supported by Shooting Star Children’s Hospices. The Countess, who is a Shooting Star

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