Paint the town red

On Friday 29th October, St Wilfrid’s Hospice will be 40. Hundreds of businesses and individuals have signed up to join in with the celebrations.
Upcoming events:
  • We will be holding bucket collections at The Beacon Centre, Eastbourne Bandstand and Eastbourne Pier from Monday 25th - Sunday 31st October, and in Hailsham, Heathfield, Pevensey Bay, Polegate, Seaford and Uckfield on Friday 29th.
  • Eastbourne Pier will be lit up in red – we are extremely grateful to Sheikh Abid Gulzar for his support.
  • The British Queen Pub in Willingdon will be holding a Quiz Night on Thursday 28th October.
  • B12 Bar & Kitchen are offering a special set menu until Sunday 31st October as well as running a fantastic raffle to be drawn on the 1st November.
With thanks to:
  • 720 Taxis who have added St Wilfrid's Hospice 40th Anniversary ribbons to the doors of their cars.
  • Simply Patisserie who held a special afternoon tea and raffle on Sunday 10th October.
  • Victoria Baptist Church who held a Thanksgiving service on Sunday
  • 10th October.
  • The Smugglers Inn who raised money at their weekly Quiz Night on Tuesday 12th October.
  • Greaves Gallery who, in association with Urban Food Service, held a wine-tasting event on Thursday 14th October.
  • Cross in Hand CE Primary School in Heathfield who held a Wear Red event on Friday 15th October.
  • Eastbourne Borough Football Club who raised money for the hospice at their home match against Chippenham Town on Saturday 16th October.
  • La Locanda Del Duca who offered a special set menu and raffle on Wednesday 20th October.
  • Zebedees who held a red themed raffle on Wednesday 20th October.
  • Oakwood Primary Academy in Eastbourne who wore red clothing and raised money for the hospice on Friday 22nd October.
  • Rajpur Indian Restaurant who put on a special Elvis night on Sunday 24th October.
  • Grafters Recruitment who held Raise the Rafters with Grafters - Ladies Lunch for St Wilfrid's on Thursday 21st October at the Lansdowne Hotel.
  • Herstmonceux Castle who flew a St Wilfrid's Hospice 40th Anniversary flag and lit up the castle in red on Wednesday 27th October.
Have an idea about how you would like to help?

Fundraising packs can be downloaded below. We can also supply balloons, buckets and collection pots, 40th Anniversary banners, roll-up banners, and T-shirts. We would love to support and celebrate your plans and help you to raise money:

Email or call us on 01323 434284

Eastbourne Borough Football Club Paint The Town Red
Herstomceux Castle

Here is the full list of everyone taking part! Thank you so much for your support!


Nationwide Smugglers Inn Metro Bank Favoloso Mayo Wynne Baxter
Zebedees Royal Oak & Castle Castle Inn R & R Butchers Urban Food Service
Eastbourne Pier Halifax Hailsham Chiddingly Village Shop & Café Cavendish & Co Bradleys Estate Agents
W Brufords Go Plastics Pallets Raipur B12 Burnell's Hair Studio
M & S Eastbourne Grove Experience Simply Seafood Bucklers Dignity Funerals
County Clean Group DB Domestics Haulaway Ancells
Gr/Eat Cashmere & Silk Stone Carpets River Island Chatfield Jewellers
Ansvar Simply Pattiserie Enterprise Centre Ravilious Hotel Grafters
Fuller & Scott The Cutting Club Madeira Windows The Heron Designer Notes
HMD Sundyne Sheppards Hetsmonceux Castle Taboo Downtown Deli
Natwest Barn Stores La Locanda Del Duca The Star Inn Tony & Guy
Asda Divine Hair Georgios Fit By Maria La Vida
Dewdrop/Eagle Downland Butchers Ward Clothing Whiteline Posh
Lamb Inn Eastbourne Borough Express Dry Cleaners Royal Eastbourne Golf Club Ross & Co
British Queen The Marine Pub Eastbourne Town Hall


J.S.Gedge Carlisle News
Halo Hair & Beauty The Lamb Inn More Radio EB Framing Centre Café Corro
Crown & Anchor The Dolphin Inn Grand Flowers Jazz HQ Halifax Eastbourne
Halifax Uckfield Halifax Seaford Signature Hair Studio Hudsons Levels
The Beach Hut Grand Pharmacy Jazz Barbers Athens Belgian Café
Roubarb Qualisea Gianni’s Morrisons Greaves Gallery
The Doll’s House Lansdowne Hotel



Motcombe Bourne Primary School
Willingdon School Cuckmere House School
Parklands Infants & Juniors Oakwood Primary Academy
Stone Cross School Punnetts Town Primary
West Rise Juniors Manor Primary School
Eastbourne Academy Cross-In-Hand Primary School
Bedes Prep and Senior Schools
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