Shops re-opening only when safe to do so

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In accordance with government guidelines, East Coast Hospice will be re-opening its shops in a phased manner and only when it is safe to do so. Watch this space for further updates. Retail is an important revenue stream for our appeal to build the hospice and with the temporary closure of the shops, this reduced

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Sponsored silence raises £309 in lock-down

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 Silence in lock-down. We were absolutely delighted to receive a message on Sunday from Lorna Howard informing us that her daughter Emma had completed a sponsored silence to raise funds for our appeal. “Hello, Just wanted to share with you some amazing news. My 10 year old daughter, Emma did a sponsored silence yesterday to

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Chairman Jennifer Beesley – COVD19 Update

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Dear Friends and Supporters, As times goes on, the situation is getting worse day by day. The number of people who are dying is heart-breaking for the whole country. We at East Coast Hospice have closed down temporarily according to the governments rules with great sadness, not only to protect the charity, staff, volunteers and

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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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