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Shooting Star Children’s Hospices welcomes new Chief Executive

The Board of Trustees of Shooting Star Children’s Hospices are delighted to welcome Paul Farthing as its new Chief Executive. Paul brings over 25 years of extensive leadership

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Musical Fun

Elsey and Jake had great fun in our new music studio. Being outside in the garden means they can use the instruments to play as loudly as they like. Music therapy is great for encouraging children

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Team Shooting Star Children’s Hospices are ready to run this October

Running a marathon is as much of a challenge mentally as it is physically, and for the amazing team of runners set to complete this year’s London Marathon in aid of Shooting Star Children’s

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Summer Sunshine Draw Results

Thank you to everyone who supported this draw. You have helped us raise an amazing and record amount for our hospices.    CONGRATULATIONS! The £1500 winner is from Fleet with ticket

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Children’s Hospice Week 21 – 27 June 2021

Monday 21 – Sunday 27 June marks this year’s Children’s Hospice Week. Despite having to adapt their services and find new and different ways to remain connected to families over the past

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Sue’s Story – supported by Phyllis Tuckwell

Sue, a retired saddler, has been keeping sheep for over 35 years. “I used to work at the local vets, in the large animal section,” she says. “When I left I really missed the animals, so I

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Phyllis Tuckwell Supports Patients With Dementia

 Phyllis Tuckwell has  introduced ‘The Story of Me’ boards to the bedside of all beds on the IPU, which capture details about each patient. This helps staff get to know all of their

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Free buff when you sign up before June

Sign up to Shooting Star Children's Hospices Virtual Sunrise Walk before June and get a free, limited edition, stylish Shooting Star Children's Hospices buff - use it as a face covering, scarf,

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Phyllis Tuckwell Promotes Learning At Work

17th-23rd May is Learning at Work Week, a national campaign that promotes a learning culture in the working environment, encouraging employers to promote learning and development, and employees to

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Shooting Star Christmas Cards

Shooting Star Children's Hospices Christmas Cards now on sale www.shootingstar.org.uk/product-category/christmas-cards/ There are a range of designs to

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