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'Children's Hospice Week' news stories:
May 23 2014
Simon Cowell supports Children’s Hospice Week
Simon Cowell, Patron of Together for Short Lives, visited Haven House Children’s Hospice this week (20 May) ahead of Children’s Hospice Week this coming June. After a tour of the hospice, Simon spent time with children and families, who rely on the hospice for much needed care and support.
May 07 2014
Children’s Hospice Week, 13 – 20 June 2014
Join us for this year’s Children’s Hospice Week (13 – 20 June), the UK's only awareness raising and fundraising week for children with life-limiting conditions and the services, like children's hospices, that support them.
Jul 24 2013
David Lloyd Leisure raises over £10,000 for children’s hospices
David Lloyd Leisure has raised over £10,000 for children’s hospices in its first fundraising event in aid of its charity of the year, Together for Short Lives.
May 03 2013
Sporting heroes launch partnership between David Lloyd Leisure
Sporting heroes Olympic and Paralympic medallists Zac Purchase MBE, Steve Backley OBE and Sophie Christiansen OBE took on the ultimate superhero challenge on Friday 3 May when they launched the charity of the year partnership between David Lloyd Leisure and Together for Short Lives, the leading charity for UK children's hospices.
Apr 27 2013
HRH, The Duchess of Cambridge celebrates Children's Hospice Week
Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge, makes her first ever video message expressing support for Together for Short Lives’ Children’s Hospice Week campaign
Apr 26 2013
Be a hero for Children’s Hospice Week 2013 (26 April to 3 May)
A week of superhero inspired awareness and fundraising kicks off today for Children’s Hospice Week 2013 (26 April to 3 May). All around the UK people will be celebrating the support offered to children with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions and their families by services like children’s hospices.
Apr 25 2013
Children's Hospice Week spotlights brave siblings
Children’s Hospice Week spotlights the brave children who know that their brother or sister will probably die before them
Apr 18 2013
Celebs go to 'infinity and beyond' for Children's Hospice Week
Celebrities are thinking like heroes and choosing their favourite superpowers in recognition of UK’s children’s hospices which, just like superheroes, are there for children and families when they need them most.
Apr 17 2013
The Duchess of Cambridge to visit Naomi House Children's Hospice
Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge to visit Naomi House Children’s Hospice in Children’s Hospice Week
Apr 04 2013
Celebrities show Superhero support for Children’s Hospice Week
It’s set to be a superhero sprint to the start of Children’s Hospice Week this year thanks to sporty celebrities thinking like heroes and showing their support for children with life-limiting conditions and their families.