A tour of Sunniva Harte's garden for Open Gardens season

After Sunniva was cared for by St Wilfrid's in 2003, her partner David decided to open up her garden for hospice care. He took us on a tour of this tranquil hideaway in anticipation of his open garden Read more

Gay's bridge lunch for St Wilfrid's a great success

A group of St Wilfrid's supporters have run a lunch followed by a game (or few!) of bridge for the past six years. It's so popular, tickets have been known to sell out in a couple of weeks! Read more

Jackie and friends' marvellous walk in memory of Mairi

After Mairi Baker was cared for by St Wilfrid’s in December 2018, her friends and family chose to honour her memory by setting up a tribute fund to raise money for the hospice Read more

The Seahorse Project launches!

Find out about The Seahorse Project offering bereavement support for children and young people Read more

Sue throws final party for friends and family after being given weeks to live

Sue, who is 68 and has been volunteering at St Wilfrid’s since she retired from East Sussex County Council, has shown amazing strength after being diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour Read more

Celebrating Dying Matters Week

'Are we ready?' Dying Matters Week takes place from Monday 13th to Sunday 19th of May. Here's how you can take part in the conversation at St Wilfrid's! Read more

Mabel the Dog learns how to wrap at Crafty Friday

Mabel normally feels more at home tearing wrapping paper into tiny shreds than turning out beautifully-presented packages, but she was open to learning a thing or two from gift-wrapping maestro Arona Khan! Read more

Celebrating nesting season at the hospice with new bird boxes

St Wilfrid’s is excited at the prospect of welcoming some feathered friends to its gardens this spring after Bird Brick Houses donated five of their bespoke bird boxes to the hospice! Read more

Dave raises more than £1,500 with his beardless Firewalk

Dave gave his fundraising for this year's Firewalk an extra boost by promising to shave off his beard! Read more

Celebrating Oscar's Christening at St Wilfrid's

When Gina - known affectionately as ‘Mama’ to her family - was admitted to St Wilfrid’s as an inpatient in October last year, one of her final wishes was to be there for her new grandson's Christening Read more

Glorious gardens to welcome visitors for St Wilfrid’s Hospice

St Wilfrid’s Open Gardens season will be returning this year between 13th April and 27th July. From sprawling country estates, to secret gardens and skilfully-maintained compact hideaways, a range of beautiful gardens across East Sussex will be opened up for St Wilfrid’s Hospice Read more

'Giving something back' - Bet Faulkner is running the London Marathon in memory of her parents, Alan and Sian

The London Marathon. People take on the experience of its 26.2 miles for a myriad of reasons; for most it’s a once-in-a-lifetime challenge. Simply put, as it was by Bet, ‘to give something back.’ Read more

Green Street volunteers rally together to transform doll's house

A dilapidated doll’s house donated last year presented a unique team-building opportunity to volunteers at St Wilfrid’s Green Street shop! Read more

An amazing fundraising achievement with an extra challenge

Many people take part in events across the UK each and every year in memory of loved ones and to raise money for a charity close to their heart. Read Alex Haward's story here Read more

Jail and Bail raises over £16,000 for St Wilfrid's Hospice

On Friday 29th March St Wilfrid’s Hospice held its first Jail and Bail fundraising event, where 16 of the area’s best-known community figures, politicians and entrepreneurs spent the morning behind bars at the historic Redoubt Fortress to raise funds for the hospice Read more

A Half Marathon and over 1,000 burpees for St Wilfrid’s Hospice

A record 46 runners took part in this year’s Eastbourne Half Marathon (Sunday 3rd March) to raise nearly £6,000 for St Wilfrid’s Hospice Read more

Successful cake sale makes money for Tug of war club and hospice care

A local Tug of war team needed new equipment and decided to raise money for local hospice care as well Read more

St Wilfrid's hosts launch of Sussex Masonic Giving

Last week, St Wilfrid’s Hospice hosted a special event at which Sussex Freemasons gifted vehicles to four local hospices Read more

Find out our amazing pancake total and the top 10 flippers here

Twenty teams from local businesses laced up their running shoes, adorned their sweatbands and battled it out to raise money for local hospice care Read more