Strictly Learn Dancing Starts this January

Feeling inspired by Strictly? Dig out those dancing shoes waltz your way into 2019!

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Strictly Learn Dancing

Christmas Tree Sale Extended! Get Yours Today - Available every day until Friday 21st December

Choose from a selection of Top quality non-drop Nordmann Firs from The Hospice of St Francis

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Christmas Tree for Sale

Light Up a Life Dedicate a light in memory

If you can, please support Light Up a Life so that we, in turn, can continue to be a hand in the darkness for others.

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Light Up a Life

The Hospice of St Francis is here to help people live their precious lives well.


The Hospice of St Francis helps 2,000 local people and their families to live their precious lives well through improving symptoms, achieving personal goals and helping them to feel safe.

Defined by each person’s need, our free care for people managing, or recovering from, serious illness has many forms – care at the Hospice, at home, or in our health and wellbeing Spring Centre which offers courses, workshops, clinics and therapies.

We love what we do and we love your support too. Volunteering, shopping with us, taking part in a fundraising challenge or simply donating what you can, all helps us raise over £5 million annually to fund our free care. Every penny is needed to do what we do.


Some of our amazing volunteers speak about what inspires them to volunteer at the Hospice - Find out how you can get involved

NEED OUR SUPPORT? Call us on 01442 869550 or…

Tasha and Dans wedding

"We would have been completely lost but the Hospice has put all the pieces of the jigsaw together." Tasha and Dan's Wedding at the Hospice

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Matt and Rebeccas Story

"They reassured us that his quality of life could be better, and that we would be able to spend good time together as a family." Matt and Rebecca

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Join our team We have 6 volunteers to every paid member of staff...

We have an enthusiastic and committed team who are passionate about delivering good end of life care for local people. Vacancies arise in both our clinical, fundraising and support teams.

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