Care for elderly
Mayoress volunteers for the day at north Derbyshire Hospice

The Mayoress of Chesterfield, Jill Mannion-Brunt, paid a special visit to Ashgate Hospicecare last week, not as a visitor but as a volunteer. The Mayoress, who has lived in Chesterfield since 1989, volunteered on both the Inpatient Unit and Day Hospice throughout the morning serving breakfast and lunch to patients. The Mayoress said, “The whole […]

Hospice Care Week
Week of celebration planned to highlight the work of North Derbyshire’s local hospice

Ashgate Hospicecare along with other hospices across the country, will be taking part in Hospice Care Week, which takes place between the 3rd and 9th of October, highlighting how the work of hospices is vital and increasingly relevant to our local communities with the aim to help illustrate what hospice care is all about and […]

Power of Love
Peak FM launches wedding competition, raising money for #ChallengeDerbyshire

Local radio station Peak FM has launched their brand new competition called The Power of Love. The competition, which aims to give one lucky couple an amazing opportunity to win an all expenses paid wedding at The Rutland Arms in Bakewell, is well under way. #TeamLove and #TeamDevotion are racing against the clock to see […]

Hospice Heroes
Derbyshire community invited to nominate ‘super’ hospice heroes

Ashgate Hospicecare is inviting the North Derbyshire community to give their nominations for the hospice’s recently launched staff recognition awards, which highlight staff members’ outstanding contributions to hospice care, services and supporting activities. Anybody who has been affected by the service provided by Ashgate Hospicecare can submit their nominations. Forms, along with ballot boxes to […]