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Successful Summer Fair Celebrations

Posted on 26 August 2016

Over 2,000 people visited Pilgrims Hospices Ashford on Saturday 6 August to visit the charity’s annual Summer Fair which raised a staggering £22,800. People of all ages travelled from miles around in the hopes of winning prizes and bagging bargains. Hospice staff and volunteers manned over 50 stalls, featuring games like the famous bottle tombola, beautiful craft [...]

Get together with the people you love to raise money for local hospices

Posted on 26 August 2016

Be part of the first Big Get Together for Pilgrims Hospices by holding a big night in, a coffee morning or social with friends and ask your guests to make a donation. It could be a family barbeque; a cocktails-and-canapés evening; watching a film and eating pizza in your pyjamas or a good old-fashioned natter over [...]

Sophie takes up the half marathon challenge

Posted on 16 August 2016

The Canterbury Half Marathon is a real highlight in Kent’s sporting calendar. Organised in aid of Pilgrims Hospices, each year the race attracts a huge bank holiday crowd from those chasing a personal best, to those simply aspiring to go the distance. The annual run is taking place on 29 August and is expected to [...]

It’s a Knockout on course to be a great fun fundraiser

Posted on 16 August 2016

On September 11th Pilgrims Hospice Ashford will be holding its first It’s a Knockout at Sandyacres going to Sports Ground in Ashford from 10.30am until 3.30pm. Teams of 10 will be taking part in a variety of giant inflatable games, many involving water and a variety of silliness that should make it an unforgettable day [...]

Successful Summer Fair Celebrations

Posted on 9 August 2016

Over 2,000 people visited Pilgrims Hospices Ashford on Saturday 6 August to visit the charity’s annual Summer Fair which raised a staggering £22,800. People of all ages travelled from miles around in the hopes of winning prizes and bagging bargains. Hospice staff and volunteers manned over 50 stalls, featuring games like the famous bottle tombola, beautiful craft [...]

Come along to Pilgrims Hospices free film night

Posted on 4 August 2016

Following on from the successful screening of ‘The Lady in the Van,’ Pilgrims Hospices will be hosting a second film night at the Ann Robertson Centre at Pilgrims Hospice Canterbury. All are welcome to attend this free event. There will be traditional cinema style snacks available including ice cream and free freshly made popcorn. On this [...]

Pilgrims Lottery 20th Anniversary Draw  

Posted on 2 August 2016

The Pilgrims Hospices 20th Anniversary draw is fast approaching. The tickets are being sent to over 31,000 supporters this week with an option to take part on-line for those that don’t receive a pack or would like more entries. We have fantastic cash prizes including a brilliant £2,000. Shiralee Riddell, Pilgrims Lottery Manager said: “We have fantastic cash [...]

Sunshine and sunflowers at Pilgrims Hospices

Posted on 2 August 2016

Pilgrims Hospices celebrated the third annual Sunflower Memories remembrance days in Ashford, Canterbury and Margate hospices at the weekend. Supporters have been dedicating a sunflower to a loved one throughout the month of July. The donations kindly made will help to provide valuable hospice services for those who need Pilgrims care. The appeal has already raised [...]

A Night at the Oscars brings in the Hollywood cash

Posted on 2 August 2016

Dr Alan French and Mike Hardern presented Cate Russell and Wendy Kelk a cheque for £2115 raised at their summer ball. This was held at beginning of July in Channel Suite, Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone The evening’s theme was Hollywood, a Night at the Oscars. There was live music from Just 2 – Alison and Michelle, [...]

Hospice event set to be a real knockout

Posted on 2 August 2016

Pilgrims Hospices will hold their first ever Ashford It’s A Knockout event at Sandyacres Sports Ground in Ashford on Sunday 11 September from 10.30am until 3.30pm. Giant inflatable games, water and silliness will combine to make an unforgettable day out for everyone involved. Take a peek at the fab and funny Its a Knockout video.  You [...]

 

 


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