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May 17 2012
Simon Cowell backs Children's Hospice Week
As part of Children's Hospice Week celebrations Simon Cowell, Patron of Together for Short Lives, has been meeting families from one of the UK's 49 children's hospices.
May 16 2012
Kapow! to raise money for Together for Short Lives
Kapow! is taking place at Business Design Centre, London on 19 and 20 May 2012, and this year the event will be raising money for Together for Short Lives.
Apr 20 2012
Children's hospice garden to make show at Chelsea
A children's hospice in Loughborough is opening a 'contemplation garden' at the world famous, Chelsea Flower Show during this year's Children's Hospice Week (18-25 May).
Apr 02 2012
Proposed Assisted Suicide Bill Scotland
Margo MacDonald MSP laid down a proposal for a Bill on assisted suicide on 23 January 2012, the proposal is subject to public consultation, which is open until 30 April 2012.
Mar 20 2012
Comment on announcement of Palliative Care Funding Pilots
Comment from Together for Short Lives Chief Executive, Barbara Gelb, on today's announcement of the sites for the Palliative Care Funding Pilots.
Mar 12 2012
More children now living with ‘life-limiting’ conditions
The number of children with conditions such as muscular dystrophy, neurodegenerative disorders or severe cerebral palsy who are surviving into adulthood has been underestimated, a new study shows.
Feb 24 2012
The X Factor tour
If you're missing your Saturday night fix of TV talent, look no further. The X Factor 2012 Live Tour and all the wonderful contestants are coming to a town near you and are ready to entertain!
Feb 07 2012
New report: Families struggling to navigate complex system
A report published today highlights the daily battles faced by thousands of families of life-limited children and young people as they struggle to get the health, education and social care support they need.
Jan 26 2012
Children and Young People's forum a very positive step forward
Together for Short Lives, the voice for children's palliative care across the UK, today welcomed the new forum established by the Government to develop a strategy for improving health outcomes for children and young people.
Dec 14 2011
Stacey Solomon for Christmas number 1
Former Queen of the Jungle and X Factor finalist, Stacey Solomon launches her bid for Christmas No.1 with charity single Driving Home For Christmas, as seen in the Iceland Christmas 2011 advert.