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Read the latest news about Together for Short Lives and children’s palliative care. For press enquiries see our Media Centre.

St Oswald’s Children’s Hospice turns 15!

Date Posted
22 May, 2018
St Oswald's Children's Hospice

This Children's Hospice Week, Together for Short Lives is encouraging supporters to think about their own #LifesShort moments: the little things that make life beautiful. For 15 years, St Oswald’s Hospice, based in Newcastle upon Tyne, has been helping seriously ill...

Andy Fletcher named as our new CEO

Date Posted
11 May, 2018

Andy Fletcher will be Together for Short Lives’ new CEO, replacing Barbara Gelb OBE, who is due to retire in June 2018. Andy will step into his new role as CEO on 25 June 2018. Dr Hilary Cass, OBE –...

Life’s short. Help us celebrate it this Children’s Hospice Week.

Date Posted
30 April, 2018

Join Together for Short Lives, children's hospices, and seriously ill children and their families across the UK to support Children's Hospice Week. Now in its twenty-first year, the week (21-27 May) will focus on the simple moments in life that...


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