Keep up-to-date with the latest news from St Oswald's Hospice
A triumphant return for St Oswald’s Christmas Market!
After a two-year hiatus, last weekend saw the much anticipated return of the St Oswald’s Hospice Christmas Market and we were thrilled to welcome over a thousand people back to the Hospice.Read more
Behind the scenes with Ian from our Supporter Care Team!
We caught up with Ian Turner, Supporter Care Manager, who took time away from his usual duties to talk all things supporters, Donorflex and data.Read more
Beth Gregan, our Family and Bereavement Practitioner (Children’s Lead), spent some of her teen years caring for her mam, Linda when she was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. Linda sadly died at St Oswald’s Hospice on 11th February 2014, leaving Beth and her dad to support her younger sister through her grief.Read more
UK Disability History Awareness month – quality time for everyone in the workplace
Did you know St Oswald’s Hospice is a Disability Confident Employer? Today marks the start of UK Disability History Awareness Month, which runs nationally from 16th November – 16th December. We feel it’s important to remind people of our core belief of providing ‘quality time for everyone’ at any stage of their journey with us. This includes our staff and volunteers and potential people who come to work and volunteer with us.Read more
Celebrating Cyril Winksell, this International Men’s Day.
Celebrating one of our original co-founders and Hospice friends, Cyril Winksell, this International Men’s Day.Read more
Sandra Says “I was proud to tell people my wedding dress was second-hand”
Sandra Coulter, Chief Executive of North East charity Silverline Memories, has shared her experiences of buying her wedding dress from our St Oswald’s Hospice Bridal and Posh Frocks Boutique in Whitley Bay.Read more