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Category: General News

Watch the cast of Phyllis Tuckwell perform Can’t Stop The Feeling

Phyllis Tuckwell wanted to make this music video to bring laughter and joy to the whole team during a very difficult time - whilst also uncovering some great dance moves and lipsyncing!

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Emotional and Practical Support in Challenging Times

The last few months have seen us all adapting to new ways of managing our home and work lives, as we strive to contain the spread of Coronavirus. Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care (PTHC) is working

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Virtual Sunrise Walk for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices

We may not be able to watch the sunrise together this year but that doesn’t mean we can’t virtually watch it together. Simply sign up to the Virtual Sunrise Walk! More information from

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Phyllis Tuckwell Thanks Dedicated Nursing Staff

12th May is International Nurses Day, and Phyllis Tuckwell would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to all of its wonderful nursing staff. International Nurses Day is

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Shooting Star Children’s Hospices have gone virtual

Shooting Star Children's Hospices have gone virtual to ensure they can still support children with life-limiting conditions, and their families, in every way they can during this uncertain

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Phyllis Tuckwell Support for Bereaved Relatives

Phyllis Tuckwell is well-known for the invaluable compassionate care it offers to local people who are living with an advanced or terminal illness, and the support it provides for them in their

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Wine for Phyllis Tuckwell

Taurus Wines, a wonderful local wine merchant, are very proud to support Phyllis Tuckwell as their charity of the year and will be stocking a small number of Phyllis Tuckwell-branded wines, of

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Smiles in the sunshine

An update from Phoebe, who has been at Shooting Star Children's hospice since the start of the month for emergency respite, after the risks of her contracting COVID-19 in hospital grew too

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Don’t forget to use AmazonSmile

While the nation stays at home, many of us will turn to shopping online. Don't forget to sign up to AmazonSmile to help your local hospice in this difficult time. AmazonSmile is a website

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A ‘love’ly day of Valentine’s activities for families

Love was certainly in the air at Christopher’s last week – a love of all things crafting and baking, as families enjoyed a special day of Valentine’s inspired activities at Shooting Star's

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