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Talking about our services at Trowbridge Mosque

April 28, 2016, by Anna Richardson in News

Staff from Dorothy House visited Trowbridge Mosque on Thursday 28th April. The visit was arranged by Christine Dickson, Chaplain at Dorothy House Hospice Care, and Farzana Saker from the Mosque. Christine visited along with Ros Stroud from our Creative Arts service, Margaret Blagbrough…

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Charities working together for Chippenham

April 28, 2016, by Jenny Steele in News

Today we were delighted to accept a cheque for £25,000 from Chippenham Borough Lands Charity (CBLC). The generous grant will be put towards our Nurse Specialist and Hospice at Home services in the Parish of Chippenham. CBLC has a long and rich…

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Find us at Frome’s independent market

April 27, 2016, by Jenny Steele in Dotty's ShopsNews

Find Dorothy House at Frome’s independent market this Sunday! This weekend we’re switching it up and trying something new! We’re going to Frome’s independent market. The Independent Market is reclaiming the high street, a goal much like our own, so we’ll be…

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Mitsubishi are making the difference

April 26, 2016, by Jenny Steele in News

  We are delighted to have another Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV for another 6 months on-loan from Melksham Mitsubishi. You may have seen our last Mitsubishi vehicle out and about over our 700 sq mile area over the last 12 months. The last…

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Bubble Rush fun run launched!

April 19, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Foam frolic for all ages The countdown has begun to Dorothy House’s frothiest fundraising event, ever. Bubble Rush 2016 is on Sunday 31July at Castle Combe Circuit near Chippenham. Entrants will embark on a 5km run, walk, skip or dance along a…

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Ian’s Awesome Challenge

April 15, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

In a few weeks, Dorothy House Hospice Care supporter Ian Carey sets off on an amazing fundraising adventure. Here, he shares his personal story.   My name is Ian Carey, I live in Stubbington, Hampshire and I am 58 years old. I…

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Raised herb bed opened by Derek Fowlds

April 14, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

We were thrilled to welcome much-loved actor Derek Fowlds to Dorothy House Winsley on Thursday 14 April to officially open our new raised herb bed. The ceremony – which took place in National Gardening Week – saw Derek and volunteer Gerry Ford…

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Raised herb bed opening

April 13, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

On Thursday 14 April, here at Dorothy House Hospice Care we are celebrating National Gardening Week by planting up our own beautiful raised herb bed. The bed is the gift of the Dorothy House allotment group – a green-fingered bunch of patients,…

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Badminton Open Garden Cancelled

April 13, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

We are sorry to announce that the Badminton Open Garden on Sunday April 17 has been cancelled. Unfortunately the decision has been made by the Badminton team to cancel the opening due to the gardens not being ready for public viewing and…

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