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12:35pm Friday 1st August 2014
The second annual Constructive Carers Awards held at The House of Lords, by kind permission of The Lord Speaker on July 29, saw Dan Catchsides from Eltham gain recognition for his charitable work with the Freddie Farmer Foundation. The awards, sponsored by Guardian Air & Water Hygiene in association this year with The Kids Company seek out people who work within property from; design through construction to maintenance – who are unsung heroes who do so much for others.
12:29pm Friday 1st August 2014
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12:44pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014
Woolwich Lions Club presented Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice with a cheque for £500 on July July 7 to mark the end of its 2013/14 charity fundraising for the Hospice that included bucket collections and curry nights.
4:18pm Sunday 20th July 2014
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11:07am Thursday 10th July 2014
The Albion Company are to take new play RED TAP/BLUE TIGER to the Edinburgh Fringe this summer in a co-production with Greenwich Theatre. The play is one of five shows being taken by Greenwich Theatre to the Edinburgh Fringe in August.
12:59pm Tuesday 8th July 2014
Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice is celebrating a successful Open Gardens weekend this summer (14-15 June), with £13,200 being raised for the charity, which provides free specialist end of life nursing, medical care and support for local people and their families.
10:58am Tuesday 8th July 2014
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Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice welcomed walkers to Eltham Park South on Sunday 22 June to take part in its Big Walk and Family Fun Day. Walkers could opt for a 4, 10 or 14 mile walk across the very best of the Green Chain Walk.
2:41pm Wednesday 25th June 2014
10:56am Thursday 5th June 2014
12:01pm Wednesday 4th June 2014
Over 25 gardens across The Royal Borough of Greenwich will open their gates to the public over the weekend of 14-15 June for the first ever Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice Open Gardens Festival to raise much-needed funds.
6:16pm Sunday 1st June 2014
This week is Volunteers Week (1st-7th June) and as part of the national celebrations Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London is putting out a call for more people to join its team of over 560 volunteers.
6:12pm Sunday 1st June 2014
1:12pm Wednesday 21st May 2014
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7:53am Tuesday 20th May 2014
This team of Hospice nurses from the inpatient unit at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice along with housekeepers and kitchen staff rolled up their sleeves and got stuck in to sort all kinds of donated stock for the Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice shops recently.
4:55pm Sunday 11th May 2014
Members of the public are invited to Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice, 185 Bostall Hill, Abbey Wood on Wednesday 14 May from 5.30pm to 7.30pm to have a tour of the hospice, meet the hospice staff and volunteers and learn more about the range of services it provides.
4:50pm Sunday 11th May 2014
9:55am Friday 2nd May 2014
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10:37am Monday 28th April 2014
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1:29pm Saturday 19th April 2014
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7:54am Monday 24th March 2014
12:41pm Tuesday 11th March 2014
Do you have stories or mementos from the Great War? In association with Age Exchange, Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice on Bostall Hill, Abbey Wood is hosting a public Open Day at the Hospice on Wednesday, 9 April between 11am and 4pm for Children of the Great War – a London-wide reminiscence and creative arts project.
7:50am Friday 7th March 2014
11:49am Thursday 6th March 2014
12:20pm Wednesday 26th February 2014
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2:43pm Tuesday 28th January 2014
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4:51pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014
Greenwich Theatre’s national reputation for supporting emerging theatre groups is helping to create a new play based on the lives of three generations of real women who have grown up in Brighton, Leeds and London over the last 100 years.
1:50pm Friday 17th January 2014
Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London has a limited number of guaranteed running places available for runners looking to take part in the Brighton Marathon on 6th April 2014 in support of the Hospice.
10:07am Friday 10th January 2014
GREENWICH Theatre’s reputation for supporting emerging theatre companies has led to a formal partnership with the flourishing Sell A Door Theatre Company that made its home in the Royal Borough of Greenwich because of the special welcome it received.
3:37pm Monday 23rd December 2013
ITV’s annual charity appeal Text Santa broadcast its celebrity-studded main show on Friday (20th December) which featured moving footage from a patient supported by Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and raised a total of £4.2 million for hospice care and other charity causes.
Text Santa ITV’s annual charity fundraiser helps local London hospice Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice
10:15am Thursday 19th December 2013
http://www.communityhospice.org.ukResidents of the Royal Borough of Greenwich and the London Borough of Bexley are being encouraged to donate to ITV’s annual charity appeal Text Santa - which broadcasts its fundraising show this Friday (20th December) at 8pm - to support local hospice Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and national hospice charity Help the Hospices.