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Apprentice joiners with Carillion worked tirelessly last month to transform former in [ ... ]

Carmel School Sponsored Swim
18/10/2017

Students from Carmel School will be completing a sponsored swim at the Dolp [ ... ]

St Teresa’s Hospice Annual Quiz
19/10/2017

The St Teresa’s Hospice Quiz returns on 19th October, and will once again [ ... ]

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09/10/2017

Apprentice joiners with Carillion worked tirelessly last month to transform former in-patient rooms into much needed office space at St Teresa’s Hospice. Redundant en suites were removed, storage space constructed and  [ ... ]

Hospices in North East coming together for national Hospice Care WeekHospices in North East coming together for nationa...
09/10/2017

This week (9th-15th October) hospices in the North East will join forces with up to 200 other hospices across the UK to celebrate the many and varied services providing hospice care. NE hospices working together T [ ... ]

Jean’s hospice hair shaveJean’s hospice hair shave
09/10/2017

Dedicated hospice volunteer Jean Hay took on a special challenge earlier this year when she decided to have her hair shaved off for St Teresa’s. Jean Hay (centre), with Winroth’s part-owner Michelle (l) and hairdress [ ... ]

Wonderful Ward Hosts!Wonderful Ward Hosts!
09/10/2017

Volunteers have played a vital part in all areas of hospice care from our very first beginnings, 30 years ago. We identified an additional special role, in preparation for the opening of our new, purpose built in patient unit in Nove [ ... ]

Rapid RespondersRapid Responders
09/10/2017

The Darlington Community Rapid Response Team is a lifeline service that prevents unnecessary hospital admissions and ensures patients continue to receive the right care, in the right place, at the right time. St Teresas  [ ... ]

Volunteer Visitors Get To WorkVolunteer Visitors Get To Work
09/10/2017

In 2016 we launched an innovative home hospice visiting scheme to provide practical and social support to patients living with life-limiting conditions. Volunteer Visitors Helen Clyde (l) and Nancy Spencer (r) Get To Wor [ ... ]

Children’s CounsellingChildren’s Counselling
09/10/2017

Our Family Support Team do important work to provide counselling and care for young children. Children’s Counsellor Ben Bourne tells us about their work. Children's Counsellor Ben works with children who have lost some [ ... ]

Nurse consultant Sheila delivers keynote speechNurse consultant Sheila delivers keynote speech
09/10/2017

Sheila Dawson, our nurse consultant, delivered a key speech to experts in palliative care prescribing at a conference in London earlier this year, cementing our reputation in cutting-edge care. Sheila Dawson, Nurse Consu [ ... ]

Golfers are above ParGolfers are above Par
25/09/2017

Charity golfers addressed the ball and fundraising in equal measure helping an annual event crack the £200,000 barrier. Twenty four teams of four teed off at Blackwell Golf Club, Darlington, for the 17th annual golf day [ ... ]

The Fellowship of the RunThe Fellowship of the Run
11/09/2017

A record number of people turned out to run for St Teresa’s Hospice on Sunday in the 36th Great North Run, including one Darlington man who had a wizard of a time. St T’s Great North Runners Derek Stainsby (l) and Davi [ ... ]

Park Prepares for Pirates and Princesses PicnicPark Prepares for Pirates and Princesses Picnic
28/08/2017

South Park will be taken over next week by hordes of scurvy pirates and beautiful princesses in support of local children who have lost someone they love.   Local children enjoy meeting Disney’s Moana ahead of the event  [ ... ]

Hospice receives funding boost from Asda FoundationHospice receives funding boost from Asda Foundatio...
14/08/2017

St Teresa’s has received a generous donation of over £8,000 from the Asda Foundation, which will help fully refurbish part of the hospice which will allow our Family Support Team to expand. The hospice, whilst part fu [ ... ]

Pirates & Princesses invited to Toddle for St T’sPirates & Princesses invited to Toddle for St T’s...
01/08/2017

This September we will be saying "ahoy mateys" and "greetings your highnesses" as we welcome entrants to our first ever Pirates & Princesses Toddle. Children aged up to 11 are invited to take part in the sponsored st [ ... ]

It’s a Knockout!It’s a Knockout!
18/07/2017

The competition was intense this weekend at our annual Knockout Challenge! Held at Darlington Rugby Football Club at Blackwell Meadows on Sunday 16th July, the annual event attracted 12 teams from across the  [ ... ]

Summer Raffle Results
18/07/2017

The St Teresa’s Hospice Summer Raffle was drawn on Wednesday 12th July 2017 and the winning numbers are as follows:   ze Ticket Number Name 1st Prize 2 night stay with bed & Breakfast at  [ ... ]

Mowden Pre-School Goes Yellow for Hospice CareMowden Pre-School Goes Yellow for Hospice Care
03/07/2017

Pupils at Mowden Pre-School in Darlington took the chance on Tuesday 27th June to join in with a special campaign raising funds and awareness for terminally ill people in Darlington. The pre-school, which enrols ch [ ... ]

Staff and volunteers recognised at long service awards ceremonyStaff and volunteers recognised at long service aw...
19/06/2017

Staff and volunteers were recognised for their long service to St Teresa’s at a special awards ceremony held at the Hospice on Thursday 8th June. The annual event acknowledges the support and dedication of those who ha [ ... ]

Long-serving volunteer shaves hair for hospiceLong-serving volunteer shaves hair for hospice
19/06/2017

A dedicated Hospice volunteer has become a fund-razor after having her hair shaved off to raise funds. Jean Hay, of Darlington, took the challenge to raise money for St Teresa’s as it’s a cause which is close to her  [ ... ]

Pirate crew sets sail at 10th annual Midnight WalkPirate crew sets sail at 10th annual Midnight Walk
05/06/2017

Hearty bands of brave pirates shivered their timbers in cold wet conditions at an annual fundraiser with a difference.   On Friday 19th May the St Teresa’s Hospice Midnight Walk kicked off at 10pm for the first time wi [ ... ]

Where there’s a willWhere there’s a will
22/05/2017

Legal experts are proving where there’s a will there’s a way as they pledge their time and support to offer a free will writing service in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice. Supporters will be invited to make a voluntary  [ ... ]

A Rum DealA Rum Deal
08/05/2017

Partying pirates are being offered a rum deal by a boutique hostelry as they prepare their sea legs for a midnight charity stroll. Swashbuckling scurvies are invited to weigh anchor at Houndgate Townhouse, Darlington, fo [ ... ]

Close Thornton Trekkers Launch Midnight Walk 2017Close Thornton Trekkers Launch Midnight Walk 2017
24/04/2017

Swashbuckling solicitors and legal secretaries are preparing to plunder and pillage to help fill the treasure chests at St Teresa’s Hospice. A team of buccaneering belles from Close Thornton Solicitors, Duke Street, Da [ ... ]

A Triumphant Return for Bark in the ParkA Triumphant Return for Bark in the Park
24/04/2017

Hundreds of four legged fundraisers and their owners turned out for our second annual Bark in The Park event on Sunday 23rd April. A record 442 pooches crossed the starting line of the one mile sponsored walk around Sout [ ... ]

Benson the Beagle beats the odds to bark in the parkBenson the Beagle beats the odds to bark in the pa...
10/04/2017

Hundreds of dogs are set to descend on Darlington’s South Park in a couple of weeks, to raise much-needed funds for St Teresa’s Hospice. Bark in the Park will return on Sunday 23rd April, and for one dog the journey  [ ... ]

In Patient Unit shortlisted for prestigious awardIn Patient Unit shortlisted for prestigious award
27/03/2017

We are delighted to announce that our new In Patient Unit has been shortlisted for this year’s Royal Chartered Institute of Surveyors (RICS) Awards. Niven’s, the architects behind the IPU design, have submitted both  [ ... ]

Crucifix to work wondersCrucifix to work wonders
13/03/2017

Auctioneers will be working miracles for charity when they show off a Renaissance crucifix to the public for the first time. The beautifully carved figure of Christ Crucified from the Renaissance is one of the oldest lot [ ... ]

Bark by popular demand!Bark by popular demand!
27/02/2017

We are inviting dogs of all shapes and sizes to put their best paw forward to support St Teresa’s Hospice. Poppy (left, with owner and event organiser Scott Marshall) & Barney (right, with owner and Hospice Chief E [ ... ]

Darlington Building Society raises £35,000 towards new In Patient UnitDarlington Building Society raises £35,000 towards...
31/01/2017

Darlington Building Society is to fund a specialist room in our new In Patient Unit at The Woodlands after raising £35,000! In order to raise the substantial sum the Society organised a trade conference in London for mo [ ... ]

Hospice Branches OutHospice Branches Out
16/01/2017

Having been serving our communities for the past 30 years, we’re now extending our reach further than ever before. St Teresa’s Hospice chief executive Jane Bradshaw reflects on the year ahead.  LAUGHTER echoes aroun [ ... ]

Christmas Tree Collection to Return!Christmas Tree Collection to Return!
02/01/2017

A fleet of 14 vans will be touring Darlington streets on Saturday 7th January searching for unwanted Christmas trees, all in aid of a local hospice. Darlington Mayor Councillor Brian Jones and Rotary organiser David Haywar [ ... ]

Christmas BootcampChristmas Bootcamp
19/12/2016

Darlington’s South Park was transformed into a mini film set last week as the town's Rotarians created a spoof keep-fit boot camp in preparation for collecting old Christmas trees for charity. On Saturday January 7th t [ ... ]

Santa Claus is running to town!Santa Claus is running to town!
05/12/2016

Festive cheer came early to a local hospice as hundreds of Father Christmases made a seasonal dash for the cash. Decked out in white beards and red suits, a sea of Santa’s went on the run to help fill the fundraising C [ ... ]

Lewis & Cooper Donate Christmas Hamper to St Teresa’s HospiceLewis & Cooper Donate Christmas Hamper to St Teres...
07/11/2016

Lewis & Cooper are delighted to continue a festive tradition by donating a luxury Christmas hamper which will be raffled to raise funds for St Teresa’s Hospice. David Jones (left), Business Relations Manager for St T [ ... ]

Hospice goes to HollywoodHospice goes to Hollywood
24/10/2016

Movie making magic came to town in spectacular and splendid fashion at our annual Ball earlier this month. Ball-goers, wearing spectacular themed dress, descended on Darlington Vauxhall dealer Sherwoods as the Chesnut St [ ... ]

Hospice Care Week 2016 A SuccessHospice Care Week 2016 A Success
10/10/2016

Hospice Care Week 2016 was a resounding success and saw us joining over 200 hospices across the UK to raise awareness of the care we provide in our local community. One in three people will be touched by hospice care at  [ ... ]

Hospice Care Is…Hospice Care Is…
26/09/2016

As one of over 200 hospices in the UK we will be supporting Hospice Care Week (3-9 October) by holding a series of activities to encourage everyone to learn more about care in their local community and the support offered [ ... ]

Car Draw Winner Collects Brand New VivaCar Draw Winner Collects Brand New Viva
12/09/2016

A fundraiser who staged a concert in memory of his sister is banging the drum after winning a brand new car in the hospice 30th anniversary draw. Handing over the keys, St Teresa’s Hospice chief executive Jane Bradshaw,  [ ... ]

Hole-in-one for Hospice fundraisersHole-in-one for Hospice fundraisers
12/09/2016

Golfers’ drive has helped fundraisers reach a landmark £200,000 for St Teresa’s Hospice. Scores of players pitched up at Blackwell Golf Club, Darlington, for the 15th annual Heritage Healthcare Charity Golf Day. Th [ ... ]

Off to a TeeOff to a Tee
29/08/2016

Charity golfers are returning to the fairways for an annual event that has raised close to £200,000 for charity. Teams are being urged to sign up for the Heritage Healthcare Charity Golf Day that every year raises thous [ ... ]

2020 Vision2020 Vision
15/08/2016

STAFF and volunteers have pledged to continue their pioneering work to help patients live with their illnesses as we launch our strategic plan setting out our vision to 2020. Staff and volunteers pledge to continue their p [ ... ]

Knockout 2016Knockout 2016
01/08/2016

The St Teresa’s Hospice Knockout Challenge is officially over, and one team has emerged to stand triumphant as the 2016 Knockout Champions! 10 determined teams and their supporters turned out to compete for glory at Mo [ ... ]

Volunteer Visitors Get To WorkVolunteer Visitors Get To Work
18/07/2016

This year we have launched an innovative home hospice visiting scheme to provide practical and social support to patients living with life-limiting conditions. The Hospice Volunteer Visiting project works within our Hosp [ ... ]

Hospice Car Raffle Winner AnnouncedHospice Car Raffle Winner Announced
04/07/2016

The dream was to sell 10,000 raffle tickets in just 30 days – one day for each year that St Teresa’s Hospice has cared for terminally ill people and their families in the North East. Now, we’re delighted to announce that every si [ ... ]

Volunteers needed for new In Patient UnitVolunteers needed for new In Patient Unit
21/06/2016

VOLUNTEERS are being urged to sign up to help run our brand new in-patient unit that will boost services for people and their families. We’ve launched an appeal for ward hosts who will help meet, greet and support pati [ ... ]

The Sky’s The LimitThe Sky’s The Limit
06/06/2016

Fundraising is about to take off in style as a North RAF base lends air support to a charitable cause. Staff at RAF Leeming are aiming to sell at least 1,000 tickets in an anniversary draw for a car to raise much-needed  [ ... ]

Local hotel whips up a wondrous Wonderland cocktail for fundraisersLocal hotel whips up a wondrous Wonderland cocktai...
06/06/2016

Houndgate Townhouse in Darlington has announced it will be refreshing participants in the upcoming St Teresa’s Hospice Midnight Walk on Friday 17th June at South Park. The Darlington hotel is proud to have created a su [ ... ]

Another Team Get Ready to Step Through the Looking GlassAnother Team Get Ready to Step Through the Looking...
23/05/2016

A TEAM of accountants are counting down the hours as they prepare for a Midnight Walk through Wonderland. ‘Clive’s Walking Wonders’ get ready to take part in St Teresa’s Midnight Walk, L-R, Christine Munck, Daniell [ ... ]

First look at New In Patient UnitFirst look at New In Patient Unit
23/05/2016

The opening of our new in patient unit has moved a step closer with the completion of the £1.2m building. We received the official handover from construction company Walter Thompson of the new single storey, ten-bed sui [ ... ]

A Night at the MusicalsA Night at the Musicals
09/05/2016

Hummersknott Academy will bring a taste of the West-End to the West End of Darlington when they hold A Night at The Musicals on Friday 13th May. Hummersknott Academy students show their enthusiasm during rehearsals.  [ ... ]

Don’t be late for a very important date!Don’t be late for a very important date!
25/04/2016

FUNDRAISERS are being urged to join a midnight meander in a starlight stroll through wonderland that will raise thousands of pounds for charity. The magical world of Lewis Carroll is set to come to life in South Park, Da [ ... ]

Who let the dogs out? We did!Who let the dogs out? We did!
11/04/2016

CANINES and their companions went walkies at the weekend for our inaugural doggy day out fundraiser. Nearly 400 four legged friends and their well behaved owners turned out for the first ever St Teresa’s Hospice, Bark  [ ... ]

A terrier-rific day!A terrier-rific day!
28/03/2016

All is set for a great day in the park with our four-legged friends on Sunday 10th April. In what’s become Darlington’s biggest-ever sponsored dog walk, we’re excited to announce that the Bark in the Park has so fa [ ... ]

Easter Egg TombolaEaster Egg Tombola
14/03/2016

Darlington’s most egg-citing charity event is back for another year! The Grand Easter Egg Tombola returned to Queen Street Shopping Centre on Saturday, and over the next two weeks will give away hundreds of chocolate e [ ... ]

Don’t be late for a very important date!Don’t be late for a very important date!
29/02/2016

It’s time for a little madness at our annual Midnight Walk. This year, you’re invited to a very special party as we take a trip down the rabbit hole and into Wonderland to celebrate 30 years of Hospice Care in our community.  [ ... ]

Darlington Family’s Gift in Memory of MumDarlington Family’s Gift in Memory of Mum
15/02/2016

Last week we were overjoyed to receive a gift from a Darlington resident in memory of his beloved partner, which will help realise our charity’s dream of improving our care. Darren and Daniel, with a framed photo of Shel [ ... ]

A pledge for the futureA pledge for the future
12/02/2016

A pioneering hospice has celebrated a landmark in its history with a pledge to continue its innovative work for generations to come. Key figures in the establishment and development of St Teresa’s Hospice were taken on [ ... ]

Oh yes they did!Oh yes they did!
02/02/2016

Last Christmas the children (and adults!) of Darlington were treated to a magical pantomime at Darlington Civic Theatre, and were given the chance to help a charity at the end of every performance. Cinderella & Britain [ ... ]

Recycling ChristmasRecycling Christmas
18/01/2016

An army of volunteers brought the festive season to a profitable close by taking hundreds of trees to the recycling plant. Christmas Tree Collection volunteers from Darlington Rotary Club and beyond turned out to help us c [ ... ]

Mayor to help fundraising projectMayor to help fundraising project
04/01/2016

Darlington Mayor, Councillor Tom Nutt, will this weekend join a team of over 40 local Rotarians helping to recycle Christmas trees to raise money for the St Teresa’s Hospice. The annual fundraising operation involves collecting old t [ ... ]

A right cracker of a showA right cracker of a show
21/12/2015

A favourite festive concert returned to Darlington this weekend. The Christmas Cracker concert, organised by Musical Director John Forsyth MBE in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice, took place at the Dolphin Centre on Saturday, and audience  [ ... ]

Running for a Good Claus!Running for a Good Claus!
07/12/2015

200 Santas turned out this weekend for our third annual Darlington Santa Run, to run 2.5k or 5k in aid of our beloved Hospice. Runners, walkers, children and dogs met at West Park Academy on Saturday morning to collect t [ ... ]

Santa is on the RunSanta is on the Run
23/11/2015

Fundraisers are being offered a run for their money in an annual charity event to kick off the festive season. Pupils from West Park Academy, Darlington,
promote the annual Santa Run in Aid of St Teresa's Hospice Fo [ ... ]

The X-mas FactorThe X-mas Factor
09/11/2015

Songwriters are being given a chance to sparkle and win themselves £100 for a Christmas composition, whilst helping to raise much-needed funds for charity. St Teresa’s Hospice, Darlington, has launched an X-mas Factor competition,  [ ... ]

New St T’s Interiors Shop Opens To Eager ShoppersNew St T’s Interiors Shop Opens To Eager Shoppers...
26/10/2015

Hospice workers were flushed with pride after converting a former bathroom store into a successful charity shop. The brand new St T’s Interiors opened its doors in Cockerton, Darlington, to a queue of eager shoppers.  [ ... ]

Keeping It In The FamilyKeeping It In The Family
26/10/2015

Volunteers have made charity work a family affair after coming together to support a hospice. Helen Clyde began helping St Teresa’s Hospice, Darlington, as a driver and now volunteers in the day and in-patient units as [ ... ]

Richmond MP Shows Support For St Teresa’sRichmond MP Shows Support For St Teresa’s
12/10/2015

RICHMOND MP Rishi Sunak pledged his support for Hospice Care Week during a visit to a facility which serves his constituency. Mr Sunak signed the Hospice Care Week pledge during his tour of St Teresa Hospice. The Darling [ ... ]

Triumphant return for Hummersknott Cycle ClubTriumphant return for Hummersknott Cycle Club
28/09/2015

A team of intrepid young cyclists have accomplished something amazing in aid of our Hospice this year. Hummersknott Cycle Club, a team of students from Hummersknott Academy in Darlington and adult volunteers, cycled the entire length o [ ... ]

Hospice Care Week 5 – 11 OctoberHospice Care Week 5 – 11 October
14/09/2015

Hospice Care Week this year runs from 5 to 11 October. This year, the theme is Connecting Care, and hospices across the UK will be joining together to raise awareness of all the inspiring work that hospices do. St Teresa’s Hospice w [ ... ]

Asda Stars Raise £988!Asda Stars Raise £988!
31/08/2015

The “Asda Stars” Midnight Walk team were out in force again this year and have raised £988 for St Teresa’s Hospice. Community Champion Louise Gibson and Store Manager Steve White present St Teresa’s Hospice with a [ ... ]

Construction continues on new in patient unitConstruction continues on new in patient unit
18/08/2015

At the beginning of the year we announced the next exciting development for St Teresa’s Hospice – a new purpose-built In Patient Unit, giving us more beds for terminally ill people and letting us help more people with more complex  [ ... ]

Going another round for the Knockout ChallengeGoing another round for the Knockout Challenge
03/08/2015

Our electrifying Knockout Challenge returned on Sunday at Blackwell Meadows Rugby Club. More than a hundred people from 17 businesses and groups across the region took part, competing in thrilling games in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice, [ ... ]

Hospice Heroes take to the streetsHospice Heroes take to the streets
20/07/2015

More than 40 Hospice supporters and volunteers took to the streets on Saturday 11th July to raise money and awareness for St Teresa’s Hospice as part of our summer Hospice Heroes campaign, when we remind the world that EVERYONE who s [ ... ]

New Day Hospice Service Launched in ScortonNew Day Hospice Service Launched in Scorton
06/07/2015

We’re happy to announce that St Teresa’s Hospice has launched a brand-new service to help people across Hambleton and Richmondshire. The “Choices” programme already proving successful in Darlington! This new [ ... ]

Hundreds gather for midnight walkHundreds gather for midnight walk
22/06/2015

HUNDREDS of ladies burned the midnight oil in an annual mass gathering to raise much-needed funds for a cause close to their hearts. More than 200 descended on South Park, Darlington, for the Midnight Walk to raise funds for St Teresa [ ... ]

Runner successfully completes his 505 mile journeyRunner successfully completes his 505 mile journey
08/06/2015

Marc Ellis, the Darlington man who decided to run from Land’s End to Darlington in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice, has successfully completed his 505 mile journey! A triumphant return as Marc arrives home Marc arriv [ ... ]

Runner approaches the finish line of 505 mile challenge Runner approaches the finish line of 505 mile chal...
26/05/2015

Marc Ellis, an employee of Magnet in Darlington, is currently running the entire way from Land’s End to Darlington in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice! Marc leaves Land’s End on his incredible journey Marc began his [ ... ]

Dedicated Supporters Honoured for ServiceDedicated Supporters Honoured for Service
11/05/2015

A group of St Teresa’s Hospice supporters have been honoured for their long-service and outstanding contribution to our charity at a special evening reception. Volunteers, supporters and members of staff were thanked during the even [ ... ]

Midnight Walkers Ready to Go the Extra MileMidnight Walkers Ready to Go the Extra Mile
27/04/2015

The best girls’ night out in Darlington is back again! The St Teresa’s Hospice Midnight Walk will take place on Friday 19th June 2015 at South Park, Darlington. Midnight Walk 2014 This excellent annual event is  [ ... ]

Easter Eggs Raise £9,000 for HospiceEaster Eggs Raise £9,000 for Hospice
13/04/2015

A local charity’s popular annual Easter Egg Tombola has egg-ceeded all eggs-pectations! The St Teresa’s Hospice Easter Egg Tombola was held in Queen Street Shopping Centre and, in the two weeks leading up to Easter, gave away over [ ... ]

An Egg-cellent Easter!An Egg-cellent Easter!
30/03/2015

We’ve been left shell-shocked by the amazing support pouring in from the local community this Easter!
Some of our outstanding ‘egg donors’ We’ve now given away over 1,500 chocolate Easter eggs at our grand [ ... ]

Show-stopper Fundraising by Darlington Civic TheatreShow-stopper Fundraising by Darlington Civic Theat...
16/03/2015

Adults and children alike are delighted year after year by the Darlington Civic Theatre pantomime, and last Christmas’s performance of The Chuckles of Oz starring the Chuckle Brothers was no exception.
Front of House M [ ... ]

Spring into Easter with St T’sSpring into Easter with St T’s
02/03/2015

With Easter on the horizon, here at St Teresa’s Hospice we’re scrambling to launch our most egg-citing annual appeal!
Yolking around at the Easter Egg Tombola The St Teresa’s Hospice Easter Egg Tombola will  [ ... ]

An EE-xcellent PartnershipAn EE-xcellent Partnership
16/02/2015

Here at St Teresa’s Hospice we’re delighted that so many local people, groups, organisations and businesses choose to help their local hospice and do so much to support end-of-life care in Darlington and District. Now, we’re over [ ... ]

Healthcare providers encouraged to access Hospice servicesHealthcare providers encouraged to access Hospice ...
02/02/2015

This week, St Teresa’s Hospice hosted an exclusive evening reception at our headquarters on Woodland Road, in order to raise awareness of the charity and our services among regional health providers ahead of our next major expansion. [ ... ]

Another Tree-mendous Result!Another Tree-mendous Result!
12/01/2015

Darlington Rotary Club turned out in force last weekend to help us collect over 500 Christmas trees from all over Darlington and the surrounding area! Rotarians Diane Mousley and Steve Rose collecting trees in Darlington.  [ ... ]

Last Night of the Proms proves smash successLast Night of the Proms proves smash success
15/12/2014

A local band and choir have raised the magnificent total of £2,788.01 in aid of their local Hospice with a special concert. Kathleen Boersma, Barclays Bank Northallerton, (left) and Pam Prest, Treasurer for Northallerton  [ ... ]

On top of the worldOn top of the world
15/12/2014

A Darlington woman has conquered the highest mountain in North Africa in aid of her local Hospice. Emma reaches the summit! Emma Wright successfully climbed Mount Toubkal in Morocco in November 2014, raising £326.5 [ ... ]

One, Two, Tree, Four Years Collecting Christmas TreesOne, Two, Tree, Four Years Collecting Christmas Tr...
01/12/2014

There’s nothing better than decorating the Christmas Tree, and there’s nothing worse than cleaning all those sharp needles out of your car after taking it to the tip. But thanks to St Teresa’s Hospice and Darlington Rotary Club,  [ ... ]

A School of SantasA School of Santas
17/11/2014

Santa Claus will be getting to Darlington early this year, and it looks like he'll have plenty of helpers! We’re excited about the return of the Darlington Santa Run, which is set to be our biggest, best and beardiest fun run ever!  [ ... ]

Darlington Lions Club Christmas Craft FairDarlington Lions Club Christmas Craft Fair
17/11/2014

Darlington Lions Club is all set to hold a Christmas Craft Fair in aid of our Hospice. Lots of fun at last year’s
rlington Lions Club Craft Fair! The Christmas Craft Fair will take place at Blackwell Grange Hote [ ... ]

A Light in the DarknessA Light in the Darkness
03/11/2014

For many people, losing someone they care for will be the hardest thing they will ever have to experience. This year, over 30,000 people in Durham and North Yorkshire will be facing their first Christmas without someone t [ ... ]

On Your Marks, Get Set, SNOW!On Your Marks, Get Set, SNOW!
20/10/2014

A team of staff from RBS Darlington will swap banking for beards later this year when they take part in the Darlington Santa Run! The super Santas of RBS Darlington Staff from the Darlington branch of the bank signe [ ... ]

Life is a Cabaret, Old ChumLife is a Cabaret, Old Chum
06/10/2014

One our favourite annual events again proved to be a perfectly marvellous night. The RNCM Session Orchestra get
guests up and boogying! The St Teresa’s Hospice Annual Ball was held on Saturday 4th October at Sherw [ ... ]

Santa Claus is running to town!Santa Claus is running to town!
22/09/2014

Santa Claus will be getting to Darlington early this year. St Teresa’s Hospice is pleased to announce the return of the Darlington Santa Run, and it’s set to be biggest, best and beardiest fun run ever! A sleigh-load o [ ... ]

Calling all choirs!Calling all choirs!
08/09/2014

  Christmas Cracker 2013 Are you in a choir? Do you love to sing? St Teresa’s Hospice would love to hear from you! The Hospice Christmas Cracker Concert (the only way to start Christmas!) is taking place in Decemb [ ... ]

Hospice Care, Everywhere!Hospice Care, Everywhere!
25/08/2014

Hospice care, everywhere! We’re proud to announce that during the week of 6th – 12th October St Teresa’s Hospice will be adding its voice to more than 100 other hospices across the UK to explore the theme o [ ... ]

Like Your LycraLike Your Lycra
11/08/2014

A quick dip to celebrate! Members of staff from a local training &recruitment firm spent a weekend strapping on helmets and squeezing into spandex as they took on a coast to coast cycle challenge in aid of St [ ... ]

Wheely Great Effort!Wheely Great Effort!
11/08/2014

JUST enjoying it! Juggling Unicycling Stockton-on-Tees (J.U.S.T.) recently held a very impressive event in memory of a dearly-missed colleague. Robert ‘Mike’ Berriman was a member of J.U.S.T., but sadly passed a [ ... ]

It’s a Knockout!It’s a Knockout!
28/07/2014

Knockout Champs 2014: The Clique! The competition was intense this weekend at our Knockout Challenge! Held at Blackwell Meadows Rugby Club on Sunday 27th July, the annual event attracted 15 terrific teams from acros [ ... ]

Midnight Walk returns to South ParkMidnight Walk returns to South Park
11/07/2014

On Friday 20th June, our 7th annual St Teresa’s Hospice Midnight Walk took place at South Park, Darlington. After receiving goody bags containing glowsticks and fetching pink tiaras, the participants were led in an ene [ ... ]