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Hospice van still not found

3:35pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

A van belonging to Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice has been stolen from the hospice's retail distribution centre at 12-15 Bellegrove Parade in Welling.

Greenwich Theatre Support Emerging Theatre

News Shopper: Greenwich Theatre Support Emerging Theatre

7:54am Monday 24th March 2014

A young theatre company currently on tour in the UK and with a date in Canada booked for May, are asking their biggest supporter, Greenwich Theatre, to take a well-earned bow.

Children of the Great War – Hospice Open Day

News Shopper: Children of the Great War – Hospice Open Day

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.

Hospice's shock as van is stolen

7:50am Friday 7th March 2014

A van belonging to Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice has been stolen from the hospice's retail distribution centre at 12-15 Bellegrove Parade in Welling.

World record attempt skydive for Hospice

News Shopper: World record attempt skydive for Hospice

11:49am Thursday 6th March 2014

A South London Hospice is only three months away from a record-breaking attempt.

Pole dancers attempt Guinness world record bid

News Shopper: Pole dancers attempt Guinness world record bid

12:20pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

A pole dancing group took part in an international Guinness world record attempt at the weekend to raise funds for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.

Work begins on Hospice expansion: Baroness Howells digs in

News Shopper: Work begins on Hospice expansion: Baroness Howells digs in

11:11am Wednesday 19th February 2014

Hospice Patron Baroness Howells of St David’s was the special guest at the first dig of the new build at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood yesterday (Tuesday, 18 February, 2014).

Award-winning ensemble transfer rep season to Greenwich Theatre

News Shopper: The Robbers. Photo credit Richard Davenport

9:22am Friday 14th February 2014

AN award-winning ensemble is transferring their sell-out repertory season to Greenwich Theatre for the first time later this month.

Greenwich Theatre announces Spring Season

News Shopper: Greenwich Theatre director beats hundreds to awards shortlist

10:10am Thursday 13th February 2014

IT'S the eighth Spring Season as artistic and executive director for James Haddrell, who has worked at Greenwich Theatre for 13 years.

Babylon – The Folk Musical Alternative for Valentine’s Day

News Shopper: Babylon – The Folk Musical Alternative for Valentine’s Day

9:30am Wednesday 12th February 2014

Fancy a proper Saint Valentine folk feast of a show on February 14? Then get yourself down to the Greenwich Tavern, a few yards from Greenwich Theatre at No. 1 King William Walk for 8pm.

Call for more volunteers to be Hospice Neighbours in Bexley

9:23am Wednesday 12th February 2014

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice is looking for more volunteers to help expand its new Hospice Neighbours service in Bexley.

New Year New You

2:43pm Tuesday 28th January 2014

Trust Thamesmead held the first of what will be an annual event, New You, New You on Saturday at The Link Thamesmead, as part of the Trust’s health and well being agenda.

Mini Marathon for 7-16 year olds around Greenwich Park

News Shopper: Mini Marathon for 7-16 year olds around Greenwich Park

10:33am Tuesday 28th January 2014

Baroness Howells of St David’s, OBE has been appointed as patron of the Abbey Wood-based Hospice charity, Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.

New patron for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

10:31am Tuesday 28th January 2014

Baroness Howells of St David’s, OBE has been appointed as patron of the Abbey Wood-based Hospice charity, Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.

Broken Leg Theatre receives Greenwich Theatre support to Create New Play

News Shopper: Broken Leg Theatre receives Greenwich Theatre support to Create New Play

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.

Brighton Marathon 2014 places available

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.

Greenwich Theatre Partners With Sell A Door Theatre Company

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.

ITV’s Text Santa appeal filmed at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

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.

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice charity places at the 2014 Brighton Marathon now available

12:00pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London is appealing to runners who have secured a general entry place in the Brighton Marathon on 6th April 2014 to run and raise money for them. There is no registration fee or minimum fundraising amount for own place runners.

Asda Charlton shoppers invited to vote for their favourite local cause

11:55am Wednesday 11th December 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice has been selected as one of three benefiting charities to be part of Asda’s ‘Chosen By You’ charity initiative this month.

Hundreds turn out for Hospice Santa Dash

News Shopper: Hundreds turn out for Hospice Santa Dash

11:51am Wednesday 11th December 2013

The Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice Santa Dash was a huge success with nearly 350 people running, walking and jogging 5km around Danson Park in Bexleyheath. The event, in its second year, was held on Sunday, 1st December to raise funds for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.

Toy bonanza for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice following ITV Daybreak appeal

News Shopper: Toy bonanza for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice following ITV Daybreak appeal

11:48am Wednesday 11th December 2013

Christmas has come early for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice after they received a bumper crop of toys following a special donation drive on ITV’s Daybreak for national hospice charity Help the Hospices, the umbrella organisation for the hospice sector.

Carol Concert raises funds Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

News Shopper: Carol Concert raises funds Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

11:45am Wednesday 11th December 2013

Around 250 people attended the annual Christmas Carol Concert for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich on 1st December.

Link Launch

News Shopper: Thamesmead Youth Voice member, Tahlia Williamson with Erith & Thamesmead MP Teresa Pearce and Leader of Bexley Council Cllr Teresa O'Neill unveiling The Link Thamesmead's plaque

10:39am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

The Link Thamesmead celebrated its official launch on Friday featuring the unveiling of a plaque and speeches by Erith & Thamesmead MP, Teresa Pearce; Bexley Council Leader, Teresa O’Neill and 19-year-old Thamesmead Youth Voice member, Tahlia Williamson.

Wild about Thamesmead

News Shopper: Wild About Thamesmead

10:34am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

It seems we're not the only ones Wild About Thamesmead... so are all of you!!! How do we know? Because you voted in your droves for Wild About Thamesmead in ITV's People's Millions contest, which won £50,000 to reopen Thamemead's beautiful nature reserve, Tump53 and bringing residents closer to nature.

Thamesmead Lights Up

News Shopper: Thamesmead's official Christmas lights switch on

10:29am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

Thamesmead celebrated the start of Christmas with its first ever official Christmas lights switch on by the clock tower in Thamesmead Town Centre on Friday 29 December.

Vote for Thamesmead

News Shopper: Help reopen Thamesmead's nature reserve

11:43am Tuesday 26th November 2013

Local charity, Trust Thamesmead are calling for your votes to help them, together with London Wildlife Trust and Gallions Housing Association, to win £50,000 for Thamesmead in this year's ITV People's Millions contest.

Thamesmead Christmas Lights Switch On

News Shopper: Thamesmead Christmas Lights Switch On

4:36pm Friday 22nd November 2013

Join Trust Thamesmead for the town's first ever official Christmas lights switch on, 5:30-7:00pm on Friday 29 November 2013.

Light up a Life for a loved one - Woolwich, Eltham, Erith, Abbey Wood

9:41am Thursday 21st November 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice’s Light up a Life season starts in Woolwich on December 5th in General Gordon Square.

Jazz Festival

9:37am Thursday 21st November 2013

The Lord Hood pub on Creek Street, Greenwich is holding a Jazz Festival this month in memory of Warwick Leadlay, a long term regular and passionate Jazz fan who, during his life, contributed hugely to the future of Jazz by supporting and promoting many young jazz musicians and singers.

Christmas shops in Belvedere, Bexleyheath and Northumberland Heath

News Shopper: Christmas shops in Belvedere, Bexleyheath and Northumberland Heath

12:15pm Monday 18th November 2013

Pick up a bargain at one of three specially themed Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice charity Christmas shops on Station Road, Pickford Lane and Bexley Road -from Monday November 25 at 9.30am to Tuesday 24 December.

Jon brings that extra magic touch to Puss in Boots at Greenwich Theatre

News Shopper: Jon Armstrong

12:11pm Monday 18th November 2013

MAGICIAN Jon Armstrong is back at Greenwich Theatre to add more mystery and mayhem to the Puss in Boots panto that’s many people’s automatic No.1 choice for Christmas entertainment.

Santa Dash for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

News Shopper: Santa dash for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice

12:07pm Monday 18th November 2013

Bexley residents are being invited to don Santa suits and run, walk or jog 5km to raise money for their local Hospice.

Greenwich Theatre unveils this year’s panto with Andrew Pollard returning for eighth year running

News Shopper: Andrew Pollard

11:11am Thursday 14th November 2013

ONE of the country’s best-loved pantomime dames, Andrew Pollard is to star in Puss In Boots at Greenwich Theatre - the pulsating panto that goes to the top of the family list every festive season.

Greenwich Dignity in Care Awards 2013: Hospice winners revealed

11:05am Thursday 14th November 2013

Occupational Therapist Wendy Doubleday from Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice has picked up a Dignity in Care Award for her work leading the Stepping Stones drop-in service at Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice. The free fortnightly service offers support for those experiencing a life-limiting illness, their partners, family, carers, friends and those recently bereaved.

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice unveils Christmas events programme

12:54pm Tuesday 12th November 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London is excited to announce the launch of their new Christmas events programme with a packed line-up of festive events and activities taking place throughout Greenwich and Bexley boroughs to raise funds for the Hospice.

Greenwich model and star of C4 doc 'Fabulous Fashionistas' Bridget Sojourner opens new Belvedere Hospice shop

News Shopper: Shop manager Trevor Jones, Bridget Sojourner and Hospice CEO Kate Heaps

8:50am Tuesday 12th November 2013

THE 16th Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice shop opened its doors to the public on 28 October.

Thamesmead community joins up to help local Hospice

News Shopper: Thamesmead community joins up to help local Hospice

12:14pm Monday 2nd December 2013

A Thamesmead pub has raised £5,000 for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.

24 schools perform Shakespeare plays over six nights at Greenwich Theatre

9:22am Tuesday 29th October 2013

24 primary and secondary schools will be treading the boards over six nights at Greenwich Theatre as part of the nationwide Shakespeare Schools Festival. Four schools each night will perform shortened versions of the bard’s work from November 4-9 inclusive.

Challenge U open evening

9:19am Tuesday 29th October 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London is opening its doors on Wednesday 6 November between 7pm and 9pm for fundraisers and challengers to take up the challenge and achieve something amazing!

Fancy Dress Halloween Extravaganza

9:17am Tuesday 29th October 2013

The Pelton Arms is holding a charity fancy dress Halloween Extravaganza at the pub on 23-25 Pelton Road on Saturday 2 November from 7.30pm – 1am to raise funds for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice. The theme is “scary circus” and will include burlesque, magic acts and live music, including the fabulous Tankus the Henge circus/gipsy rock n’ roll band.

Presentation to the Greenwich and Bexley Hospice

News Shopper: PRESENTATION TO THE GREENWICH & BEXLEY HOSPICE

2:32pm Monday 28th October 2013

The Joan Seeley Pain Relief Memorial Trust has presented over the last few years some £30,000 worth of equipment to their local hospice.

Rumculls & Ragwater ‘gypsy opera’ to be performed on board world famous Cutty Sark

News Shopper: Rumculls & Ragwater ‘gypsy opera’ to be performed on board world famous Cutty Sark

4:11pm Thursday 24th October 2013

Cutty Sark will be the venue for Rumculls & Ragwater - a magical show of music, puppetry and song - on Friday and Saturday, November 1st and 2nd.

Christmas Carols at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich

News Shopper: Christmas Carols at the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich

4:06pm Thursday 24th October 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice will be hosting a spectacular Christmas Carol Concert on Sunday 1st December 2013 in the stunning setting of the Chapel in the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich.

Family arts festival comes to Greenwich

News Shopper: Family arts festival comes to Greenwich

4:02pm Thursday 24th October 2013

In Greenwich, for this year's Family Arts Festival, Greenwich Theatre presents the Little Angel Theatre production of 'We're Going On A Bear Hunt' from Wednesday, October 30, to Sunday, November 3.

Want to get more involved in your local community?

3:42pm Thursday 24th October 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, south-east London has today announced all kinds of volunteer opportunities for local people to give just a few hours of their time at home, at the Hospice and out in the community.

Challenge U open evening

3:42pm Thursday 24th October 2013

Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London is opening its doors on Wednesday 6 November between 7pm and 9pm for fundraisers and challengers to take up the challenge and achieve something amazing!

October half-term activity programme

News Shopper: Ashley from Twist and Pulse will be leading a street dance class

11:38am Friday 11th October 2013

October half-term is almost here and to celebrate, The Link Thamesmead is offering a fantastic programme of activities for you to choose from.

Big Bike Ride raises thousands of pounds for local Hospice

News Shopper: Big Bike Ride raises thousands of pounds for local Hospice

6:36pm Thursday 10th October 2013

OVER 400 people took to their bikes to join the largest charity bike ride in South East London on Sunday 6th October to raise funds for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.






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