We were so thrilled to have the opportunity to get the family together to celebrate David’s life (at the Manchester Midnight Walk) and do something worthwhile for the Hospice. We loved the chance to light a candle and write a special message in memory of David half way round the walk.Anita Thomas
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In the media
See where St Ann’s has been featured online in newspapers, magazines and news websites.
17 April 2013 • Altrincham Messenger
Story about the activities one of our supporters is up to – including what they are doing in aid of St Ann’s.
15 April 2013 • Salford Online
Story about 20-year old student Rachel Farquhar who will make her debut in the Virgin London Marathon in memory of her grandparents.
12 April 2013 • Altrincham Messenger
Story about general manager of Cresta Court Hotel in Altrincham, Paul Hindley, fundraising from a bed in Altrincham town centre with St Ann’s nurses. The Altrincham hotel has selected St Ann’s Hospice as their Charity of the Year
10 April 2013 • Sale & Altrincham Messenger
Story about 12-year-old Amelia Williams who did a sponsored silence in aid of St Ann’s.
3 April 2013 • Stretford & Urmston Messenger
Story of a family who will be remembering husband and father, John Cassells, who was a patient at St Ann’s.
2 April 2013 • Salford Online
Story about one of our latest volunteer ambassadors, Jim Pilling, talking about why he’s joined the team.
1 April 2013 • Sale & Altrincham Messenger
Party event raised over £1.5K.
8 March 2013 • Salford Online
Chief executive of St Ann’s Hospice talks about why she has decided now is the time to make her Will.
8 March 2013 • Stretford & Urmston Messenger
Story about four women from Urmston who held a special fundraiser in memory of their dear friend.
7 March 2013 • Sale & Altrincham Messenger
Story about how pub regulars have helped Altrincham Football Club’s biggest fan – Kenny Palin – raise £250 for St Ann’s.