Chairman’s letter COVID-19

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To all our friends and supporters, Our shops will remain open where possible and we need to thank you our loyal supporters and staff. This is a difficult time for everyone, and our shops are a major source of our income as is fundraising (events). Both are curtailed due to the COVID-19 virus for some

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London Marathon Challenge to Support ‘2020 Vision’

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Neville’s Story I have lived and worked in the area since 1998 where we raised our daughters who have since flown the nest and both live in Melbourne. My eldest daughter and I became keen runners and she began marathon running in 2014 with the London Marathon and later the Chicago and Boston Marathons. Inspired

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‘Marathon Mann’ Takes on Toyko Challenge to Support Hospice Appeal

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  A Gorleston family man will turn ‘Marathon Mann’ as he laces up for an epic running challenge, raising funds for the East Coast Hospice appeal. Tom Mann will be flying off to Madrid at the end of April, to take his place in the 2020 Madrid Rock & Roll Marathon on the 26th April.

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Nova Training Team , Clean Up for Charity Car Wash

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We would like to say a massive THANK YOU to the Staff and Students at Nova Training, Gorleston, for their fantastic support towards the hospice appeal today, at their organised open day and charity car wash , OH and the yummy BBQ too! Everything they needed for the day and to make all the cars

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Christmas Card Collection for 2019 NOW Available in all Hospice Shops

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The sending and receiving of Christmas cards is a wonderful tradition which allows seasonal greetings to be sent to your family and friends, near and far. By choosing from our 6 exclusive designs, you will help the hospice appeal move another step closer to becoming a much-needed reality for the community of Great Yarmouth and

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Bubble Rush 2019- WOW! That was FOAM-TASTIC!

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On Saturday 22nd June 2019, East Coast Hospice held its first Bubble Rush in Normanston Park, Lowestoft. Hundreds of people came out on a beautiful sunny day and enjoyed the thrill of running, walking and crawling through the bubbles. This was the first time this event has ever been staged in Lowestoft and we are

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Asda Store Lowestoft Present Hospice Appeal with £200

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Lowestoft Asda store’s Community Champion Bev, called round to meet Andrea and the team raising money to build the new East Coast Hospice and presented them with a cheque for £200 after they finished as runners-up in the store’s latest Green Token Giving customer vote. Bev said: “Wow, what an amazing project and much needed

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Dr Thérèse Coffey MP Opens Shop in Saxmundham

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Dr Thérèse Coffey MP and East Coast Hospice Patron very kindly gave her time to officially open one of our newest editions to our shop family at Saxmundham on Friday 7th June. This characterful shop is an eclectic treasure trove, brimming with pre-loved donations is a buyers delight attracting a returning customer base and enticing

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Waveney Memorial Park and Crematorium’s Charity Donation to East Coast Hospice

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Waveney Memorial Park and Crematorium, which opened in November 2015, is based in Ellough, Beccles, serving the local community and beyond. As part of their commitment to the community they have been privileged to make donations to, primarily Suffolk based, bereavement charities. Gillian Hyde, manager of Waveney Memorial Park and Crematorium said “Our aim, to

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High Sheriff of Norfolk, Lady Agnew Opens Holt Shop

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The sun was shining in Holt on Friday 24th May for the official opening of newest and 16th member to the East Coast Hospice Shop family by Lady Agnew, High Sheriff of Norfolk. East Coast Hospice, an independent charity and is raising funds to build and run a ten-bed specialist palliative care inpatient and day

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