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£5,000 Super Raffle prize – get your tickets now!

We’ve launched our Super Raffle, featuring a our biggest ever first prize of £5,000. Current supporters were mailed their tickets on 22 May, so if you have not received them by the end of May or if you would like extra tickets you can contact our Raffles team to request some. If […]

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The Midnight Walk was a sea of flashing bunny ears

This short film captures just some of our favourite moments from the 10th annual Midnight Walk held on Friday 19 May 2017.     Sponsored by Trident Honda and supported by Woking Leisure Centre, we delivered our 10th annual Midnight Walk with over 700 ladies of all generations. Each donning their […]

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Tonight’s the night! Good luck to our Midnight Walkers

This evening, 700 ladies will take part in the Midnight Walk event to raise funds for our towards our new 20 bedroom hospice in Goldsworth Park, and the £8.8million it costs us each year to provide free of charge end-of-life care to 1,400 people across North West Surrey. Sponsored by […]

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Celebrating our new hospice at the House of Lords

In advance of opening the doors of our brand new state-of-the-art facility in Goldsworth Park Centre, Woking, we celebrated at a special House of Lords event on Tuesday 16 May. Held in the Cholmondeley Room and Terrace and hosted by the Earl of Liverpool the event recognised the huge achievement of our […]

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New hospice passed CQC inspection

We’re delighted to announce that your brand new state-of-the-art hospice has passed the England independent regulator of health and adult social care’s inspection. The Care Quality Commission [CQC] ensures that health and social care services across England provide people with safe, effective, compassionate and high-quality care. They have expected the new […]

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New permanent hospice CEO announced

At a special reception at the House of Lords on the 16 May it was officially announced that Woking & Sam Beare Hospices’ interim CEO and Director of Nursing, Jayne Cooper, has been appointed the new permanent CEO. This announcement comes as our charity is about to move into your new state-of-the-art hospice […]

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Midnight Walk hospice hero – our social worker Caroline is in training

Woking & Sam Beare Hospices’ Social Worker, Caroline Hodgson, is one of our Midnight Walk ‘hospice heroes’. She has persuaded wife Gemma and friends Anthea Cooke and Nicky Bateman to walk the Midnight Walk course as a team of four in support of our charity for the first time. The […]

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Here’s to your good health – what the Midnight Walk can do for you

Joining our ladies-only 8-mile Midnight Walk – sponsored by Trident Honda and Freedom Leisure –  on Friday 19 May is a great chance to raise your own health levels while you raise funds for the hospices. Jackie Waite, Studio Co-ordinator and Exercise Referral Instructor at Freedom Leisure at Woking Leisure Centre, […]

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Dragon Boat Race and fun day – team registration now open!

Gather your team for our exciting annual Dragon Boat Race and fun day at Woking’s Goldsworth Park Lake on Sunday 25 June, sponsored by Trident Honda. Oars at the ready! Teams of 12-20 people can take the plunge to race across the lake in special boats, competing against the clock […]

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Open days at your new hospice this week

Join us at your new hospice for a the first of three public open days this Saturday 29 April, 10am to 1pm. There is no need to book, just drop in. We are looking forward to welcoming our local community and supporters into the new 20-bed state-of-the-art hospice in Goldsworth Park. […]

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