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We all stand – and sing – together

Volunteers and staff are preparing to take part in a choir event unlike any other. Trinity’s talented singers will be part of the UK Hospices Choir, who are all set to record the Paul McCartney song ‘We all stand together’ for a fundraising album due for release before Christmas. Singers from across the UK have […]

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Posted on August 21, 2017 by shirley     |     Trinity Hospice News

Open Up hospice care

One in four people who require end of life care are not getting the support they need – especially those with conditions other than cancer – according to new analysis published by our sector charity Hospice UK, of which Trinity is a member. The research highlights that there are potentially 118,000 people in the UK […]

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Posted on July 7, 2017 by shirley     |     News

The value of volunteering

National Volunteers Week ran from June 1-7 across the UK – and figures pulled together by 16 local organisations show what an amazing difference volunteers make here on the Fylde Coast. The snapshot figures, compiled by the Blackpool 3rd Sector Leaders group and including Trinity Hospice, show that in the year ended March 31 2017, […]

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Posted on June 12, 2017 by shirley     |     News

Summer fun – get involved

Summer is just about here – why not get involved in one of Trinity’s events in the coming weeks? There’s something for everyone, and your support makes a huge difference to everyone here at the hospice. The annual Beaverbrooks bike ride is on Sunday June 4th, with start points at both Fairhaven Lake and the […]

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Posted on May 31, 2017 by shirley     |     Fundraising & Events

Hospice care for heart failure patients

Trinity has welcomed a report on how heart failure patients currently access specialist end of life care.  More than 60,000 people die of heart failure each year in the UK, but they form only around four per cent of people supported by specialist palliative care and hospice teams, according to the report by Hospice UK and […]

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Posted on May 15, 2017 by shirley     |     News