Press Releases

Find out exactly what we have been up to by viewing our press releases below. We rely heavily on the press to help us promote projects, events or information that we feel may be of benefit to you.

2016

July

14 July – Thank you to all who supported summer Shakespeare 

11 July – Great support for hospice Star Walk 2016

05 July – Hospice’s Star Walk supported by Sainsbury’s

June

10 June – Open Gardens blooming this summer for hospice

09 June – One month until our fantastic Star Walk!

May

31 May – Sainsbury’s fantastic fundraising for local hospice

12 May – Run Marathon for hospice

11 May – Enjoy a summer evening seeing ‘Much Ado about Nothing’

10 May – Celebrate at Hospice Open Garden Party

09 May – One week left for the Early Bird entry to Star Walk!

03 May – ‘Caring’ magazine out now

April

14 April – ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ in support of the hospice

07 April – Just three months until our Star Walk 2016!

07 April – Hospice’s new Make a Will Scheme starts next week

March

30 March – South Saxon Lodge raises £500 for St Peter & St James Hospice

17 March – Dame Vera Lynn becomes Honorary President of local hospice

11 March – Star Walk 2016 – support your local hospice and make memories shine bright!

08 March – St Peter & St James Hospice launched new Make a Will Scheme  

08 March – Hospice appeals for unwanted furniture

February

24 February – Deputy Leader visits local hospice to see improvements from £20,000 grant

19 February – Celebrate St George’s Day and support your local hospice

19 February – St Peter & St James Hospice launches new Make a Will Scheme  

12 February – Hospice thanks community for supporting special 40th anniversary

11 February – Volunteers needed at local hospice

January

26 January – Hospice’s fantastic Dance-A-Thon raises £3000

26 January – Grow a Sunflower Tribute in memory of a loved one

26 January – Remembering a loved one at your celebrations

21 January – Caring magazine out now!

18 January – Glorious Open Gardens 2016!

05 January – Join the fantastic Dance-A-Thon in aid of Hospice

2015

December

17 December – Christmas comes early for St Peter & St James Hospice

16 December – Local Hospice has been celebrating its 40th anniversary with a special appeal

11 December – High Sheriff and 1st CENTRAL visit local hospice in recognition of outstanding fundraising

08 December – Early Christmas present for Hospice

07 December – Sainsbury’s raises £4,200 for local Hospice

02 December – Hospice appeals for unwanted furniture

01 December – Please support your local hospice on 4 and 5 December – it’s The Big Give

November

11 November – Invitation to ‘Lights of Love’ with Peter James

06 November – It’s nearly here – The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2015

05 November – Just two weeks to go to meet Father Christmas and the reindeer!

October

26 October – Winter Wonderland Weekend – meet the reindeer!

23 October – Don’t miss out – buy your Christmas cards in aid of St Peter & St James Hospice

19 October – Hospice’s fantastic Ruby Charity Ball

19 October – Snoopy sponsors ‘Store Wars’ for St Peter & St James Hospice

14 October – The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2015

13 October – Local hospice is cheering on its patron, Katie Derham, in Strictly Come Dancing

12 October – Vote for St Peter & St James to win £25,000 grant

08 October – St Peter & St James’ AGM and Annual Review

06 October – Invitation to ‘Lights of Love’

06 October – Make a Will this autumn – reminder of closing date

05 October – Children’s festive Reindeer Race in aid of St Peter & St James Hospice

September

30 September – Local hospice launches film to raise awareness of Hospice Care Week

28 September – ‘Caring’ magazine out now

23 September – Hospice Calendar 2016 is for sale – buy now and support your local hospice

22 September – Buy Christmas cards in aid of St Peter & St James Hospice

15 September – Invitation to local Hospice’s AGM

15 September – Hospice Care Week 2015 – Connecting Care

14 September – ‘Go Green and Yellow Day’ for Hospice

03 September – Make a Will this autumn – closing on 30 October

02 September – One year on since St Peter & St James Hospice launched with Local Hospice Lottery!

August

26 August – High Sheriff visits local hospice

26 August – New Patron announced for local hospice

17 August – Hospice wins Aviva grant and thanks voters

17 August – Hospice holds special Family Fun Day

13 August – Run marathon for Hospice

07 August – Sainsbury’s chooses local Hospice as Charity of the Year for a second year

03 August – Winner of Kim and Andy Murray’s Champions’ Raffle receives prize at Wimbledon

July

28 July – Hospice holds a special Family Fun Day

13 July – Kim and Andy Murray’s tennis ball charity raffle raises fantastic funds for local Hospice

13 July – Sensational support for Hospice Sleep Walk 2015

8 July – Local hospice holds first ever Antiques and Collectors Fair

2 July – One week to go to buy raffle ticket! Kim and Andy Murray set up charity raffle for tennis fans to win unique piece of tennis history

June

17 June – Sainsbury’s supports local Hospice’s Sleep Walk

10 June – Kim and Andy Murray set up charity raffle for tennis fans to win unique piece of tennis history

1 June – Local Hospice on BBC Radio for Carers’ Week

May

28 May – Join in Sleep Walk 2015 – just one month to go!

28 May – Local Hospice celebrates 40th anniversary with a special appeal

22 May – Local Hospice encourages community to don red lipstick for Hospice Care on 29 May

19 May – Local Hospice appeals for leftover holiday money

18 May – ‘Caring’ Magazine

5 May – Celebrate at Hospice Open Garden Party

5 May – Give your vote to St Peter & St James Hospice this May

April

29 April – Hospice announces Ruby Charity Ball

29 April – First-rate support from 1st CENTRAL for Hospice

23 April –  Sleep Walk 2015 – just four weeks left to book as an Early Bird

21 April – Local hospice holds first ever Antiques and Collectors Fair

2 April – Borde Hill Garden’s birthday present to local hospice

March

31 March – Sleep Walk 2015 – please support your local hospice

26 March – Hospice appeals for unwanted furniture

February

27 February – Sleep Walk 2015 – please support your local hospice

24 February – Hospice celebrates 40th anniversary

19 February – Funding boost for local Hospice

16 February – Running the Brighton Marathon for Hospice

6 February – Will Writing Scheme closing on 20 February

5 February – Freemasons’ support for Hospice

3 February – ‘Caring’ Magazine out now

January

26 January – Glorious Open Gardens 2015

20 January – Will Writing Scheme

2014

December

17 December – Christmas comes early for Hospice with The Big Give

November

25 November – It’s nearly here – The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2014

25 November – Lights of Love services

24 November – HRH The Duke of Gloucester opens Hospice’s new wellbeing centre

18 November – Winter Wonderland Weekend – meet the reindeer!

12 November – Lloyds Bank Community Fund prize

11 November – Hospice nurse wins special award

11 November – Boost fundraising for hospices this Christmas

7 November – Lights of Love

October

31 October – Make a Difference Month – thank you to Sainsbury’s

29 October – Ball raises nearly £30,000 for Hospice

27 October – M&S volunteering and fundraising for Hospice

27 October – Fantastic coffee morning to support Hospice

24 October – Hospice appeals for unwanted furniture

22 October – 1st CENTRAL volunteers and fundraises for Hospice

16 October – Big Give Christmas Challenge

9 October – Buy your Christmas cards in aid of St Peter & St James

9 October – Sainsbury’s holds book sale for St Peter & St James

2 October – ‘Caring’ magazine out now

2 October – Hospice’s AGM and Annual Review

September

30 September – Run Marathon for Hospice

30 September – Follow Hospice news on Facebook and Twitter

30 September – Barclays volunteers at Hospice

30 September – Reminder to vote for Hospice

25 September – SSE Contracting volunteers at Hospice

22 September – Open Day success

18 September – Go Green and Yellow Day for Hospice

17 September – Please give old and foreign coins to Hospice

17 September – Aspects Beauty volunteers at Hospice

15 September – Sotheby’s style auction for Hospice

11 September – 10 challenges for Hospice

8 September – Hospice Care Week

2 September – Lloyds Bank Community Fund – vote for us

2 September – Burgess Hill Theatre Club donation

2 September – Beacon View Wellbeing Centre Open Day

1 September  – Hosp-Ice Bucket Challenge

August

20 August – Local Hospice Lottery launch

19 August – Sainsbury’s supports Hospice for the year

15 August – ABN AMRO Volunteering Day

7 August – Three Peaks Challenge raises £13,000

July

14 July – Sleepwalking supporters of St Peter & St James Hospice

June

26 June – Southern Water – Lending a hand

March

05 March – Freedom Leisure’s Dolphin Triathlon raises £587.50 for St Peter & St James Hospice

February

27 February – What do you get if you cross a lawyer with an ostrich farmer? Players in the Park, of course.

January

22 January – Pay for a Day donation by The Freemasons’ Grand Charity & Sussex Masonic Charities

2013

November

24 November – The Big Lottery Fund Award to St Peter & St James Hospice’s Support at Home Project

October

24 October – The Big Give Christmas Challenge

September

24 September – Local MP visits Hospice and ‘takes the pledge’

August

01 August – Swimalong launch August 2013

July

16 July – Smiling and sizzling support for Hospice Sleep Walk

June

21 June – Lindfield Shop Opening

14 June – Black bags aren’t just for rubbish you know! Bennett Christmas support

April

24 April – Online Availability

22 April – Unmissable Midsummer Motown

March

14 March – Sleep Walk 2013 – Open to all ages & online!!!

January

14 January – Peter Boyse, Chairman of St Peter & St James Charitable Trust, awarded MBE

10 January – Community Matters

2012

December

13 December – ‘Pointless’ Patron wins for Hospice December 2012

13 December – New wheels for St Peter & St James Hospice

November

29 November – The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2012

14 November – Swimalong 2012

September

17 September – Zumtastic!

03 September – Hospice Care Week 2012

August

17 August – London to Lisbon Cycle for St Peter & St James Hospice

13 August – Make a splash & raise some cash!

July

16 July – Smiling and Sleep Walking for St Peter & St James

06 July – Milkman bears Wivelsfield Olympic Torch for Hospice Hosts

June

27 June – Sleep Walk 2012

13 June – Charity Motorbike Ride Around Britain for St Peter & St James

01 June – The Merry Wives of Windsor 2012

May

30 May – Uckfield shop grand opening and re-launch May 2012

28 May – Hospice Open Garden 2012

23 May – New Uckfield Shop Opening May 2012

14 May – Hospice Open Garden this week

April

13 April – Sleep Walk 2012

03 April – Marathons 2012

February

06 February – Fire Walk February 2012

2011

December

15 December – Katie Derham announced as Patron

 

 

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