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Martin House Hospice

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Martin House calls for support in Hospice Care Week

Martin House is calling for public support this Hospice Care Week as it provides care to babies, children and young people with life-shortening conditions. Hospice Care Week, from 5th to 11th October, aims to highlight the work of hospices around the UK, as they provide palliative care to thousands of people. Clair Holdsworth, interim chief executive, said: “During Hospice Care Week we throw a spotlight on what it takes to […]

todayOctober 2, 2020 24

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Win a Cartier watch for just £10 with Martin House

You could win a Cartier watch worth £3,500 for just £10 thanks to Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People. The watch is the star prize of the hospice’s Online Glitter Ball, which takes place on Friday 2nd October, and you can enter the draw to win it now. The ladies’ quartz watch is from Cartier’s Tank Solo collection, and features blue-steeled arms, stainless steel case and bracelet, […]

todaySeptember 21, 2020 8

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BBC star to host online Glitter Ball for Martin House

Martin House Glitter Ball goes online BBC Bargain Hunt star Charles Hanson will host an online evening of entertainment as Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People holds an Online Glitter Ball. The ball – Martin House’s biggest annual fundraiser – usually takes place at Rudding Park, Harrogate, but has been reimagined as a virtual event due to the coronavirus pandemic and will take place on Friday 2nd […]

todayAugust 24, 2020 13

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Martin House celebrates lottery with Superdraw

A chance to win £3,000 is on offer as Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People launches its first Superdraw. The Superdraw celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Martin House Lottery, which last year alone raised more than £320,000 for the hospice. It has a top prize of £3,000, a £1,000 second prize, two third prizes of £500 and 20 runner-up prizes of £10. Zara Shillito, individual giving […]

todayAugust 12, 2020 5

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Chief executive leaves Martin House for new role

Chief executive of Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People, Martin Warhurst, is stepping down after three years in charge. Martin will leave the charity in July, when he takes up a role at Wakefield and District Housing. During his time leading Martin House, Martin has helped to drive forward plans for a major extension and redevelopment of the hospice – currently awaiting approval from Leeds City Council, […]

todayJune 29, 2020 3


Dom’s Dopey Disney challenge for Martin House

A charity fundraiser who has raised more than £40,000 by taking part in almost 100 races around the world in fancy dress – despite the fact he hates running – is taking on his biggest challenge to date. Dom Hodgson, 33, from Crossgates in Leeds, has dressed up in a fantastical range of costumes – from Elvis Presley to Elsa from Frozen – all while running for Martin House Hospice […]

todayMay 19, 2020 12

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Martin House responds to important new research

Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People has welcomed the release of a new research study which reveals a significant rise in the number of children with life-limiting conditions. Make Every Child Count, conducted by the Martin House Research Centre at the University of York, reveals the number of children in England with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions has increased to 86,625 in 2017/18, from 32,975 in 2001/02. It […]

todayApril 24, 2020 1

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Martin House joins 2.6 challenge

Supporters of Martin House Hospice Care for Children and Young People are being called on to join in a national fundraising campaign to mark what would have been the 40th London Marathon on Sunday. The 2.6 Challenge has been created by organisers of the biggest mass participation sports events across the country to help raise funds for charities hit by the coronavirus lockdown. It asks people to come up with […]

todayApril 20, 2020 1