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Winter Clearance Sale

December 21, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Ding dong! The winter clearance sale starts in Dorothy House shops* on 24 December so you can finish your Christmas and New Year sale shopping at the same time! There are some fantastic bargains to be had and all for your favourite…

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The Helen Straker Charity

December 19, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

This week the Helen Straker Charity announced it has raised £80,000 during 2016 in aid of two charities, Dorothy House Hospice Care and the RUH Forever Friends Appeal. Both charities received £40,000 at a recent cheque presentation held at The Bear Hotel…

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Calling rugby fans! The Bath Men’s Walk is back!

December 19, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Join the Bath Men’s Walk and earn a pie, a pint and top Six Nations action at the Rec. 600 men due to walk in aid of Bath Rugby Foundation and Dorothy House Hospice Care. On Saturday 18th a record number of…

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Dolls House Raffle Helps Hospice

December 13, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Davies and Way Estate Agents have enjoyed a prominent position on the High Street in Keynsham for many years. Having already  sponsoring the Keynsham Winter Festival , they have also decided to help two charities:  Sue Ryder and Dorothy House Hospice Care.…

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Bowlers support Hospice

December 13, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Each bowling season the Captains of Keynsham Bowling Club nominate a charity for the Club to support, and in 2016 this was  Dorothy House Hospice Care. A presentation is always made at the Club’s Christmas Coffee Morning, and a cheque for £1,200.00…

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Sign up for Dry January

December 7, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Are you up for a super duper new year challenge? One where you can end up fitter, richer, lighter, healthier and you don’t have to leave home to do it? AND it benefits Dorothy House! All you have to do is give…

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Santas and Fairies dazzled in December sun

December 5, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

On Sunday 4 December nearly 200 runners, dressed as Santas and Fairies, took time to raise money for Dorothy House Hospice Care by running 5km in the 2016 Santa and Fairy Fun Run in Winsley. The weather was beautifully sunny and crisp…

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Dotty Baubles from Bath Aqua Glass

November 24, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

We are so grateful to Bath Aqua Glass who are once again selling a beautiful glass ‘Dotty Bauble’ Christmas Tree decoration, with all profits from sales coming to Dorothy House Hospice Care. The baubles are handmade in Walcot Street, Bath by the…

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Dementia – why should we care?

November 23, 2016, by Biddy Walcot in DementiaNews

More and more people are being diagnosed with dementia in the UK each year. There are now around 850,000 people with dementia and by 2025, that number is predicted to rise to 1 million. It’s not that we are, as a nation,…

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Hospice UK Conference 2016

November 23, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

In November 2016 a group from Dorothy House Hospice Care visited the Hospice UK conference in Liverpool. Not only did they hear about new and interesting developments and trends on Hospice care around the country, but they also presented five posters about…

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