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Come and see our new hospice!

      As we celebrate Hospice Care Week, Willow Burn would like to share some great and exciting news with everyone out there. Following an amazing donation from Helen McArdle of £1.5 million, the hospice has undertaken a programme of works to build a state of the art, six bedded inpatient unit on its site … Continued

Thank you to the Mark Benevolent Fund

Willow Burn Hospice is delighted to announce a substantial donation in support of our new and expanded facilities in Lanchester, County Durham. The Mark Benevolent Fund, which has been in existence since 1868, has awarded the Hospice £36,000 to provide a piped medical gas system in our new in-patient unit and Sir Tom Cowie Health … Continued

Important update from Willow Burn

Willow Burn explains why it had to make staff redundant.   Derwentside’s Willow Burn Hospice has responded to criticism after a number of staff were made redundant, including members of its fundraising team. The charity has explained that while it received a £1.5m donation made last year, the cash can only be used to build … Continued

Meet the cleaners who care

Meet the North East Laundry and Dry Cleaning company that wants to change the way you wash your clothes and do business. We recently caught up with Claire Heathcote, Managing Director of Cleaners for Causes, former Solicitor and mum of two, to find out more. Since the launch of Cleaners for Causes back in 2009 … Continued

Fundraising Couple Stunned at Winning Wedding

Christmas has truly come early for a young County Durham couple who have won a dream wedding after raising thousands of pounds for their local hospice. Rachael Hayley and Matthew Stewart had put their marriage plans on hold after they became parents to Darcey and spent any spare cash on work on their house in Medomsley. … Continued