Steve Jacques
Local Hospice Ambassador walks to Wembley

Do you think you could walk 30 miles a day for 5 days straight? Well, Ashgate Hospicecare Ambassador, Steve Jacques, has taken up the grueling challenge of ‘Walking to Wembley’ all in aid of Ashgate Hospicecare. The walk, which is set to start at Ashgate Hospicecare and finish at Wembley stadium, is a five day […]

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Urgent Update:

Due to the issues currently being experienced nationwide by the NHS, we are experiencing some problems with our computer systems which we are looking to resolve as soon as possible. Please note that this will not affect or compromise care to our patients. Phone lines are currently unaffected. Our Lottery Bumper Draw was due to […]

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Happy man and women
Ashgate Hospicecare’s Make a Will Month returns this May

Throughout May, several local Solicitors have agreed to support Ashgate Hospicecare’s Make a Will Campaign. The campaign, which is designed to educate the public on the importance of Wills and to encourage them to make one, will be supported by local solicitors who will offer a free service for the making of a basic Will […]

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Thousands Set to Walk
Thousands of people set to walk for those needing hospice care

Imagine how incredible it would be if 3,000 walkers took part in this year’s Markovitz Showroom Sparkle Night Walk! This year’s Markovitz Showroom Sparkle Night Walk is set to be bigger and sparklier than ever, with over 2,000 people already signed up to take part. The Hospice is hoping to smash last year’s records and […]

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Dog Walking
North Derbyshire set to go mutts for Ashgate Hospicecare’s Woofs and Wellies event

On Sunday 12th March 2017, Chesterfield-based Ashgate Hospicecare’s sponsored dog walking event, Woofs and Wellies, returns for another year of tail-wagging fun! The walk, which is kindly sponsored by Dunston Lodge Dog Boarding & Grooming, will set off from Ashgate Hospicecare at 10am and will take participants around the beautiful Linacre Reservoirs. Beth Cole, Events […]

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Mobile Hospice launches thanks to Westfield Health Donation

Ashgate Hospicecare is proud to announce that they have officially launched a Specialist Palliative Care Mobile Clinic and Information Service for the High Peak and Derbyshire Dale area thanks to a generous donation from Westfield Health. The mobile hospice aims to provide hospice care, information and assessment to patients and carers in rural areas furthest […]

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Thousands of people set to walk for those needing hospice care

Imagine how incredible it would be if 3,000 walkers took part in this year’s Markovitz Showroom Sparkle Night Walk! This year, Ashgate Hospicecare is pulling out all the stops for Chesterfield’s biggest fundraising event. The Hospice is hoping to smash last year’s records and reach over 3,000 walkers,  enabling Ashgate Hospicecare to get one step […]

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Tomlinson
Derby firm become first company to sponsor an Ashgate Hospicecare Nurse

G F Tomlinson, a family run construction company based in Derby has officially become the first company to sponsor an Ashgate Hospicecare Nurse. Thanks to the support of G F Tomlinson, Ashgate Hospicecare will now be able to provide more care and reach more patients across the county in their own homes. Andy Hughes, Director […]

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Ashgate Gardens
Ashgate Hospicecare win award for best ‘Healing or Learning Gardens’

On Friday the 27th of January, Chris Parsons of Hallam Garden Design picked up the award for best ‘Healing or Learning Gardens’ at this year’s Society of Garden Designers awards for her design and implementation of Ashgate Hospicecare’s gardens. The award ceremony, which took place at The Landmark Hotel in Marylebone, London, hosted a number […]

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Chesterfield Mayor with Patient
Local hospice launches its first ‘Care for a Cuppa’ event

On Monday 23rd January, Ashgate Hospicecare officially launched their new ‘Care for a Cuppa’ event with a little help from the Mayor and Mayoress of Chesterfield. The launch, which was based in Ashgate Hospicecare’s Day Hospice, hosted numerous cakes and beverages throughout the morning thanks to kind donations from Tesco Metro, staff and volunteers. This […]

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Awards
Local hospice celebrates ‘Hospice Heroes’ at first staff recognition awards

Ashgate Hospicecare recognised staff for their outstanding contributions to hospice care, services and supporting activities at their first awards event. The ceremony, which was held at the Proact stadium in Chesterfield on 13th January, presented awards to individual staff members and teams who had been nominated under key areas including care, influence and innovation, as […]

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Ashgate hospice room transformation
Local hospice unveils new ‘Harry Fisher Building’

Ashgate Hospicecare is proud to have opened their ‘Harry Fisher Building’ following a period of crucial renovation works during the last few months. Since opening its doors in 1988, the Hospice has helped thousands of patients and their families to spend precious moments together at such a critical time in their lives. However, two years […]

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