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Ashgate Hospicecare commit to TUC’s Dying to Work Charter

Ashgate Hospicecare is thrilled to announce that they have added their name to a charter aimed at protecting employees who become terminally ill. The Chesterfield based hospice is the latest employer to sign up to the Dying to Work Voluntary Charter, following in the footsteps of employers such as Rolls Royce, Royal Mail and the […]

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Newark based company donates eco-friendly car to Chesterfield hospice

Blue Castle Group, a waste and utilities consultancy in Newark, have donated an eco-friendly car to Ashgate Hospicecare in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. The new car, a plug-in hybrid Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, will be used by the Hospice to transport vital equipment to patients across North Derbyshire. It has already proved an essential addition to the team, […]

Sparkle Night Walk
Markovitz Sparkle Night Walk 2018 Early Bird ends this Friday

There’s only five days left to take full advantage of the M Markovitz Ltd Sparkle Night Walk early bird offer! The fundraising event, which is Chesterfield’s biggest, hosted over 2500 people last year and raised over £200,000 for those in need of hospice care. The early bird offer finishes at 12am midnight on Friday so […]

Dog Walking
Ashgate Hospicecare Woofs and Wellies event postponed due to bad weather conditions

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Ashgate Hospicecare’s sponsored dog walk, Woofs and Wellies, due to be held on Sunday 18th March, has been postponed due to the adverse weather conditions. Event organisers have confirmed that the event, which unites all dog lovers across North Derbyshire, has been rescheduled for Sunday 8th April 2018. Jack Wood, Event’s Manager, said: […]

Melodic Caring Project
US music festival to be live streamed to patients at Chesterfield based hospice

On Friday 16th March, two patients staying in the Inpatient Unit at Ashgate Hospicecare will be able to watch a live streamed Seattle music festival from the comfort of their rooms. This will be the third time the Seattle based charity Melodic Caring Project, in partnership with Chesterfield College, will be bringing a live concert […]

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Giving back to mums in need of hospice care this Mother’s Day

Linda Newton, from Dronfield, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer early last year. She spent the last days of her life in the Inpatient Unit at Ashgate Hospicecare in November 2017. Her son, Dan Newton, hopes to raise thousands of pounds over the next few years so that more families like his can access hospice care […]

Money Raised
NAPIT pull out all the stops to raise over £11,500 for Ashgate Hospicecare

Ashgate Hospicecare is thrilled to announce that NAPIT have raised over £11,500 through their various fundraising initiatives in 2017. Employees from NAPIT, a Government approved membership scheme operator in the building and fabric sectors, took part in the gruelling Yorkshire Three Peak Challenge, sponsored the Hospice’s Open Air Cinema in August and hosted their annual […]

Ashgate Hospicecare’s #30for30 campaign in full swing after January launch

Ashgate Hospicecare is thrilled to announce that its volunteer department has been inundated with applications and inquiries since the launch of their #30for30 campaign in January. The campaign, which was launched to promote the Hospice’s diverse volunteering opportunities and encourage people to commit to volunteering regularly, aims to encourage people to donate at least 30 […]

Care for a Cuppa
Ashgate Hospicecare’s Care for a Cuppa returns for second year running this February

Ashgate Hospicecare is thrilled to announce that last year’s successful Care for a Cuppa fundraising campaign will return for a second year running. The campaign, which raised over £20,000 last year by asking the people of North Derbyshire to host their own ‘Care for a Cuppa’ event throughout February, will start proceedings this Friday (19th […]