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Dashing Santas and Dazzling Fairies!

October 20, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

This year’s Christmas run will be a festive delight Our ever-popular Santa Dash is back this year on Sunday 4 December. But with a treat … added fairies!   The newly named Santa and Fairy Fun Run will enable runners can choose…

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All of a Fizz at The Helen Straker Autumn Charity Ball

October 19, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

The Helen Straker Charity held their first Autumn Charity Ball on Saturday 15th October at the Assembly Rooms in Bath. The proceeds from the Ball will be donated equally between two charities, Dorothy House Hospice Care and the RUH Forever Friends Appeal.…

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Before I Die Wall hits the University of Bath

October 19, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Dorothy House Hospice Care took a giant four-sided chalkboard ‘Before I Die Wall’ to the Student’s Union at Bath University on Monday 17 October and invited students, staff and passers-by to record on it what was important to them:  what they wanted…

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John’s Journey cyclists visit Winsley

October 18, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

Three supporters recently undertook a fundraising bike ride to raise funds for Dorothy House Hospice Care and The MDNA in memory of John Munro. Kimberley Sayers, Thomas Sayers, Andy Sayers’ ride started in Birmingham and ended in Midsomer Norton, close to the…

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What do you want to do before you die?

October 17, 2016, by Jenny Steele in News

Death (along with taxes, as the saying goes) is still one of life’s certainties – and our ‘Before I Die’ wall event aims to encourage everyone to focus on living life to the full and exploring all your dreams and hopes for…

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Hospice Education Partnership launched

October 14, 2016, by Jenny Steele in EducationNews

We have joined forces with Prospect Hospice to launch the Hospice Education Partnership. A pioneering new partnership that will roll out education sessions to local healthcare staff to help develop their skills in the field of end-of-life care. Prospect Hospice and Dorothy…

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Will you join Lydia in running The Vitality Bath Half Marathon?

October 5, 2016, by Jenny Steele in News

We are so excited to be The Vitality Bath Half Marathon’s official Local Charity. It is one of the UK’s top three single day charity fundraising events and it is right on our doorstep. The award-winning race, takes place on Sunday 12th…

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Planning an autumn makeover for your home?

October 3, 2016, by Matt Carter in Dotty's ShopsNews

Planning an autumn makeover for your home? Getting ready for the holidays with some new pieces of furniture? Why not donate your current tables, sofas and chairs to Dorothy House Hospice Care, and support the great work we do in your community?…

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The Great Bath Bake Off

October 3, 2016, by Matt Carter in News

The Dorothy House Hospice Care cake stopped the show and took home first prize in the ‘Great Bath Bake Off’ at Bath Abbey on Saturday! The Showstopper cake was a tiered work of art, designed and baked by our very own Hollie…

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Dorothy House is firmly in the record books!

September 28, 2016, by Jenny Steele in News

We have just received official verification from Guinness World Records that our first ever record attempt was successful. Dorothy House Hospice Care is now a Guinness World Record Title Holder for ‘the largest gathering of people wearing boas’. In a bid to…

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