A helping hand is given to hospice

Beau Monde Spa, Lucker, held a Christmas Shopping Event in December which raised �1,279 for HospiceCare North Northumberland.
Beau Monde Spa, Lucker, held a Christmas Shopping Event in December which raised �1,279 for HospiceCare North Northumberland.

HospiceCare North Northumberland has received some generous gifts, with a car and more than £1,000 recently given to the charity.

Blackshaws, Alnwick, has loaned the hospice a Suzuki Jimny 4x4 to help nurse/manager Sue Gilbertson and her team travel throughout north Northumberland to support families in need.

Blackshaws Alnwick has donated a car to HospiceCare North Northumberland.

Blackshaws Alnwick has donated a car to HospiceCare North Northumberland.

Meanwhile, Beau Monde Spa, at Lucker, has given £1,279 to the charity, after raising the money at a Christmas shopping event in December.

On top of this, Percy Wood Country Park, in Swarland, has made a donation of £459.21, which was collected last year by displaying HospiceCare’s coin-collection tins and hosting a music festival.

This combined donation of £1,738.21 will allow the charity to carry out almost 70 hours of care through its Hospice at Home service.

For details about the hospice, which has centres in Alnwick and Beriwck, visit hospicecare-nn.org.uk

Percy Wood Country Park, Swarland, made a donation of �459.21 to HospiceCare North Northumberland. The money was raised last year from displaying the charity's coin collection tins and hosting a music festival for guests.

Percy Wood Country Park, Swarland, made a donation of �459.21 to HospiceCare North Northumberland. The money was raised last year from displaying the charity's coin collection tins and hosting a music festival for guests.