20 June 2024

24 hours in Marketing with Sonia

19 June 2024

The Charity Shop Gift Card

19 June 2024

Celebrating our volunteers

19 June 2024

Hospice Open Garden

5 June 2024

Something old, something new… 

1 June 2024

The importance of Pride

10 May 2024

International Nurses' Day

9 May 2024

Celebrating 40 years of volunteers 

8 May 2024

Our newly refreshed Staines shop is open for business

7 May 2024

Tony’s 30 years at Princess Alice Hospice 

2 May 2024

24 hours in Diversity and Inclusion with Rachael

22 April 2024

How Princess Alice Hospice started

18 April 2024

Our glorious gardens are blooming lovely!

17 April 2024

You’ve got to be in it, to win it

16 April 2024

A day with the London Ambulance Service

8 April 2024

Celebrating 30 years of commitment to the Hospice!

8 April 2024

Kitty collects her kit ahead of her London Marathon challenge

8 April 2024

Princess Alice Hospice supporter retires with a skydive.

22 March 2024

A thank you message received by our Hospice at Home Team

13 March 2024

Is Gift Aid the icing on the cake?

12 March 2024

Tracy, Hospice at Home Clinical Nurse Specialist

8 March 2024

#ListenActChange: Race Equality Week 2024

5 March 2024

Have you visited our refreshed shops yet? 

4 March 2024

24 hours in… Retail with Fiona, Shop Manager

4 March 2024

Talk the Walk is back!

28 February 2024

Six years of Compassionate Neighbours at the Hospice

21 February 2024

A day from Hannah’s diary

23 January 2024

Vote for Princess Alice Hospice at your next Tesco visit!

18 January 2024

Can you help with new wheels for the Hospice at Home team?

9 January 2024

Remembering those we cared for who died in 2023

8 January 2024

Smile, please!

8 January 2024

Focus on our Community Bereavement Services

3 January 2024

The power of volunteering

3 January 2024

24 hours in…Caroline, Legacy Officer

3 January 2024

Making a lasting difference? With your Will, we will.

12 December 2023

A heartfelt thank you to Nicki Shaw, our outgoing CEO

11 December 2023

Light up a Life Service of Remembrance 2023

8 December 2023

Our Pod project is complete! 

6 December 2023

Forty fabulous years of Women of our Time 

6 December 2023

24 hours in… Bereavement with Kelly

6 December 2023

Thank you to the ‘Quran For Hospitals’ Project 

28 November 2023

Our Big Give Christmas Challenge is now live!

16 November 2023

♻️ Recycle your Christmas tree with us this festive season!  

30 October 2023

Have you heard the news?  

24 October 2023

Saluting our Sisters in Black History Month        

12 October 2023

Rising prices make cooking costly

12 October 2023

One donation, twice the impact

12 October 2023

Our Catering team have been busy again!

11 October 2023

Coping with Christmas when a loved one has died

10 October 2023

What does being a Compassionate Neighbour involve?

9 October 2023

Celebrating 40+ years of nursing!

26 September 2023

Behind the scenes at Christmas Card central!

25 September 2023

Our winning Wellbeing team celebrate

21 September 2023

24 hours in …. Education with Carole

11 September 2023

What will you be remembered for?

7 September 2023

Fabulous Feedback for our In-Patient Unit

21 August 2023

School’s out for Summer!

21 August 2023

Our Princess Alice Hospice Christmas cards are now available!

17 August 2023

Lots of fun, magic and plenty of laughter for our Dovetail families

16 August 2023

Summer Fete success at Sandown

16 August 2023

Santa’s in town at Sandown this year!

15 August 2023

Dr Thelma Bates OBE

19 July 2023

Introducing Local Hospice Lottery   

11 July 2023

Thank you to our retail volunteers

11 July 2023

We are an ‘inspiration’!

10 July 2023

24 hours in… The Wellbeing Centre with Sophia Monastirioti

30 June 2023

Our Pride windows did us proud

28 June 2023

The Hospice is now using renewable energy in the form of solar panels for some of our electrical consumption.

22 June 2023

We’ve been shortlisted for an award!

16 June 2023

Eddy is our little star

16 June 2023

And they’re off … from the Hospice to Paris in three days!

16 June 2023

During Learning Disabilities Week we speak to Anissa’s mum

11 May 2023

Space to Breathe and to Grieve

3 May 2023

Loud and Proud

3 May 2023

Seeking summer stock

3 May 2023

Summer at Sandown

3 May 2023

We Talked the Walk

3 May 2023

Let’s talk Wills

26 April 2023

News from our Wellbeing Centre

26 April 2023

A beautiful handmade donation

26 April 2023

New Duty Clinical Nurse Specialist role introduced

26 April 2023

Everyone a teacher, everyone a learner

26 April 2023

Be a young volunteer

26 April 2023

I’m better now you’ve arrived

26 April 2023

Ken Bruce helps raise the roof

17 April 2023

What is Work Experience like at the Hospice?

Author: Carol Aykac

1 March 2023

Nourishing our self-esteem

23 February 2023

A few of the thank you messages received by our Night Response Team

8 February 2023

A night from Becca’s diary

Author: Becca, Night Response Team

7 December 2022

The importance of memories

Author: Steve Nolan, Princess Alice Hospice Bereavement and Spiritual Care Lead

12 September 2022

‘Grief is the price we pay for love’

Author: Steve Nolan, Princess Alice Hospice Bereavement and Spiritual Care Lead

12 September 2022

Remembering is healthy grieving, for families and nations

Author: Steve Nolan, Princess Alice Hospice Bereavement and Spiritual Care Lead

8 September 2022

Loud and Proud for Pride!

Author: Carol, Editor

7 September 2022

Dovetail Summer BBQ fun and games!

Author: Helen Shepherd, Senior Social Worker

7 September 2022

Legacies: A Memory Everlasting

Author: Alison Adams, Head of Legacies, Individual Giving and Supporter Care

7 September 2022

What a paw-fect day!

Author: Carol, Editor

7 September 2022

Light up a Life is coming

Author: The Bereavement team

6 September 2022

Christmas Tree Collections

Author: The Events team

6 September 2022

Find out what’s in store for our shops this year

Author: Duncan Lebbell, Head of Retail

6 September 2022

Everybody Welcome

Author: Carol, Editor

6 September 2022

Compassionate Care at end of life

Author: The Education Team

6 September 2022

Charging ahead

Author: Martin Osborn, Head of Operational Services

6 September 2022

Our dining room caters for all tastes

Author: Carl Harmer, Head Chef

6 September 2022

Thank you, Barratt

Author: Tim Iredale, Corporate Partnerships Lead

6 September 2022

Thank you to all our amazing volunteers!

Author: Vanessa Hill, Head of Volunteering

6 September 2022

How regular donations help us through winter

Author: Alison Adams, Head of Legacies, Individual Giving and Supporter Care

6 September 2022

The sun shone for our donor event this year

Author: Michelle Gulliver, Head of Philanthropy

6 September 2022

Caring to the end

Author: Rosie Noble, Families and Carers Lead

6 September 2022

Meet Sarah, our new Head of In-Patient Services

30 August 2022

#hellomynameis…

Author: Carol, Editor

24 August 2022

Recruiting for our future

Author: People Services Department

23 August 2022

Complementing our care

Author: Our Wellbeing Centre

18 August 2022

Rising costs of our services

Author: Carol, Editor

1 June 2022

Jubilee Weekend at the Hospice

Author: Martin Osborne, Head of Operational Services

19 May 2022

David takes to the skies at 70!

Author: David, supporter

12 May 2022

The Princess Alice Hospice Library – supporting the Hospice

Author: Marianne, Princess Alice Hospice Librarian

3 May 2022

Running for a reason

Author: Jane, London Marathon runner

3 May 2022

A ‘gift’?

Author: Steve Nolan, Spiritual Care Lead, Princess Alice Hospice

24 February 2022

My typical day

Author: Karen, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Princess Alice Hospice at Home

6 December 2021

Poem: A friend I won’t forget

Author: Revd Dr Steve Nolan

23 November 2021

Our festive silent auction

Author: Claire, Kerry and Rianna, the Community and Events team

18 November 2021

Our chaplain invited to speak at remembrance service

Author: Revd Dr Steve Nolan

12 October 2021

Practical Ways to help Bereaved People

Author: Steve Nolan, Spiritual Care Lead

4 October 2021

Kew Sews Scrubs for Princess Alice Hospice

Author: Ela Kaczmarska - founder of Kew Sews Scrubs sewing group

29 September 2021

Local support for people who are bereaved

Author: Sally Holland, Community Bereavement Support Co-ordinator

24 August 2021

Helping grieving children and young people

Author: Helen Shepherd, Children's Social Worker

24 August 2021

When to seek Bereavement Support

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Bereavement Lead

23 August 2021

Grief and Childhood Developmental Stages

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Bereavement Lead

23 August 2021

Why we need to talk about death

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Bereavement Lead

12 August 2021

Jennifer’s allotment story

Author: Jennifer: Allotmenteer in Ashford

14 July 2021

Not just a friendly face: remote consulations

Author: Teleri, Out-Patient Clinical Nurse Specialist

5 July 2021

The Love He Left Behind

Author: Emma - mum to 3 young boys, wife of Tom who died at the Hospice in 2019, and Hospice supporter

17 June 2021

Death ends a life, not a relationship

Author: Sarah, Bereavement Lead

16 June 2021

Coping with Fathers’ Day

Author: Helen, Children's Social Worker

10 June 2021

Our Night Avengers take on - and conquer - Snowdon At Night!

Author: In Patient Unit Nights team

10 June 2021

A lockdown secondment that really made a difference

Author: Amy Jewell, Retail Administrator

9 June 2021

Are carers visible and valued?

Author: Rosie Noble, Families and Carers Lead

7 June 2021

Volunteers’ Week – A Time To Say Thanks

Author: Vanessa Hill, Head of Volunteering and Community Engagement

6 May 2021

Death Cafés – what they are and why you should try one

Author: Pheona, Death Café facilitator

15 April 2021

Linda’s Virtual London Marathon

Author: Linda Dymore-Brown

31 March 2021

A year in the life of the Education & Research department

Author: Chloe Larcombe, Education Administrator

12 March 2021

Lessons we can take today from the first Mothers’ Day

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Psychotherapist

12 March 2021

Mothers' Day video

Author: Revd Dr Steve Nolan

22 February 2021

A typical day for Hospice at Home nurse Lucy

Author: Lucy, Hospice at Home nurse

3 February 2021

Supporting a Grieving Child

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Child and Adult Psychologist

9 December 2020

Jars and remembering

Author: Helen Shepherd, Children's Social Worker

9 December 2020

Grief during the festive season

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Psychotherapist

2 December 2020

Bereavement during lockdown

Author: Sarah Friggieri, Psychotherapist

17 November 2020

Our new walk and talk group for dads

Author: Helen Shepherd, Children's Social Worker

16 November 2020

The Giving Dove

Author: Clare Petrie, In Memory Giving Officer

5 August 2020

Compassionate Care Continues

Author: Lauren Dawber, Compassionate Neighbours Coordinator

3 August 2020

Compassionate Walton

Author: Mia Patterson, Compassionate Communities Lead

28 July 2020

Family Talk

Author: Vanessa Hill, Head of Volunteering and Community Engagement

1 July 2020

Relaxation sessions with a change of scenery

Author: Nicky Brennan, Wellbeing Activities Coordinator

23 June 2020

Food for thought

Author: Allan Barclay, Head Chef

9 June 2020

A 'typical' online day at The Wellbeing Centre

Author: Sophia Monastirioti, Wellbeing Services Manager

1 June 2020

Sophie's poem

Author: Sophie Powley, Nurse

14 May 2020

Living and learning with Covid-19

Author: Revd. Dr Steve Nolan, Chaplain

14 May 2020

Virtual Dovetail

Author: Helen Shepherd, Children's Social Worker

13 May 2020

The challenge of saying goodbye

Author: Bob Noble, Civil Celebrant