Essex & Suffolk Water supports Hospice Appeal

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Lowestoft based Essex & Suffolk Water put East Coast Hospice forward to be a recipient of their parent company’s “Cheque It Out” scheme and were delighted to be informed that the charity had been selected. Elaine Charlton of Essex & Suffolk Water presented Darren Lane, Community Fundraiser for East Coast Hospice with a cheque for

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SMS GY ‘Brave the Heat’ to Support Hospice Appeal

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The team at SMS GY have been ‘Braving The Heat’ as their 11 week challenge to go from ‘Couch to 5K’ and will conclude on the 11th August when they take their places at the Gorleston Park Run.   We are so grateful for all the teams amazing support and please read more about their

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Chairman Sadly Reflects Loss of Trustee and Dear Friend

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MARGARET CHADD JP MBE If you did not know Margaret, you have truly missed something special in your life.  Margaret Chadd was a very formidable lady with true ethos. Palliative Care was dear to Margaret’s heart, as was CRUSE.  From the days with her dear friend Dame Cicely Saunders.  However much people tried to make

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Charity Golf Day

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East Coast Hospice is delighted to announce that on Friday 28th September 2018, we will host our inaugural Charity Golf Day at the Gorleston Golf Club. The event has been sponsored by the Morgan Sindall Group and we are very grateful for their generosity. All proceeds from the event will support the East Coast Hospice

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New shop to open in Watton

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We are really excited to announce the expansion of our family of shops with the doors opening to the newest edition on Monday 30th July. Located at 70 High Street, Watton, the doors will open at 10am and you will find an array of pre-loved donations waiting to be re-loved by you. Do pop in

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Inaugural Memory Walk a success

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The first ever East Coast Hospice memory walk took place on Friday 6th July. Walkers really took to the spirit and captured the neon theme by dressing up in neon clothing and accessories – to light up the night in memory of a loved one. About 40 walkers took part and walked a 4km route

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Chairman appeals for travellers to leave our site.

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East Coast Hospice Chairman, Jennifer Beesley, has appealed for the travellers to vacate our site on Sidegate Road. Jennifer said that she “wants them (the travellers) to have the decency to understand this is the site of a hospice. It does not matter who you are, we are all maybe going to need that hospice

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Travellers set up camp on site

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On Friday evening, travellers had managed to access our site on Sidegate Road and set up camp. The initial small group of caravans increased over the weekend to half a dozen caravans, vans and cars. After contacting the police on Friday to make them aware of the situation, the notice to vacate the site was

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SMS Great Yarmouth are going from Couch To 5K for Hospice Appeal

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We are delighted and very grateful to be chosen by the SMS team, Gt Yarmouth who have given themselves a self- prescribed challenge of going from”Couch to 5k” in just 11 weeks and with the support from family, friends and colleagues raising funds in support of the hospice appeal. Please read more about their amazing

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Sky Dive Challenge – Update

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UPDATE: 5TH JULY 2018. The total amount raised by the customers and staff at the Broadview, together with Chris’s family and friends for our appeal now stands at £1,356.92 plus Gift Aid where applicable. Huge, huge thanks to everyone for supporting Chris on his challenge! On Sunday 1st July, Chris from the Broadview Wine Bar

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