Ashgate Hospicecare to remember loved ones with virtual Light Up a Life

Ashgate Hospicecare are inviting the local community to dedicate a star in memory of their loved ones this Christmas and join them in an online celebration. This year, due to ongoing COVID-19 guidelines, the charity will bring their local community together in a virtual Light Up a Life celebration on Sunday 13th December. Details on […]

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Ashgate Hospicecare set to reopen charity shops across North Derbyshire

Ashgate Hospicecare are preparing to reopen their 14 charity shops on Wednesday 2nd December, following the month-long nationwide lockdown. The charity, which provides specialist end-of-life care to patients with complex palliative care needs across North Derbyshire, is reporting £2.4 million in lost revenue due to shop closures and postponed or cancelled fundraising events. The charity […]

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Bridgstock Group donate £15,000 to Ashgate Hospicecare

Ashgate Hospicecare, which provides specialist end-of-life care to patients with complex palliative care needs across North Derbyshire, has received a £15,000 donation from the Bridgstock Group.  The Group is the parent of two companies based on the Chesterfield Trading Estate; Peak Pipe Systems, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of pipe systems for utilities, landfill, renewable energy and aquaculture […]

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Rotary Club of Matlock donate £8,190 to local hospice for rise recliner chairs

Ashgate Hospicecare are thrilled to announce that thanks to the amazing generosity of the Rotary Club of Matlock they have been able to purchase five recliner chairs for patients and their families at the hospice. The rise recliner chairs have already made a tremendous difference, enabling the hospice to continue providing specialist care as well […]

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Derbyshire County Councillors rally behind cash stricken Ashgate Hospicecare with £33,500 grant

Ashgate Hospicecare has been awarded £33,500 in grant funding as the charity seeks to plug the £2.4 million financial deficit caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. Following an application to Derbyshire County Council’s Membership Community Leadership Scheme, which allocates a budget to each of their 64 county councillors to be used to support projects in their […]

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Ashgate Hospicecare Christmas Market cancelled

A popular Christmas Market that usually raises over £12,000 to provide end-of-life care to patients across North Derbyshire has been cancelled due to restrictions imposed by COVID-19. Ashgate Hospicecare’s Christmas Market can no longer go ahead and instead the charity is urging supporters to get behind their Winter Crisis Appeal, launched last month. The cancellation […]

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Second national lockdown a further funding blow for Ashgate Hospicecare

Ashgate Hospicecare have described the second national lockdown as a “further blow”, as they prepare to close their 14 shops and three coffee shops for a second time from Thursday 5th November.  The charity, which provides specialist end of life care to patients with complex palliative care needs across North Derbyshire, was already reporting £2.4 million lost revenue due to the Coronavirus pandemic. With a second national lockdown now confirmed, the […]

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