Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice

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ScottishPower Foundation cash boost to Glasgow’s Hospice

6 August 2017

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice is celebrating ScottishPower Foundation’s spark of enthusiasm for fundraising. The £21million Brick by Brick Appeal, the project to build a new hospice in the city’s Bellahouston Park, has now received a donation of £100,000 from the Foundation.

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Laura Fraser launches appeal to help Raise the Roof on new home for Glasgow’s Hospice

5 June 2017

Breaking Bad, Small Faces and The Missing star Laura Fraser is backing The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice’s fundraising campaign to Raise the Roof on the project to build a new home for the hospice.

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Glasgow school kids Go Yellow

31 May 2017

More than 1500 children from 27 primary schools across Glasgow and East Renfrewshire turned Bellahouston Park into a sea of yellow in support of The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice.

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Gala fundraiser by Scots in New York City raises money for The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow, Scotland

24 May 2017

Big-hearted Scots living in NYC dug deep to donate at a gala fundraiser in the Loeb Boathouse in Central Park to help build a new home for The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Bellahouston Park transformed into a sea of bubbles to raise money for Scottish hospices

14 May 2017

Kaye Adams and Nadia Sawalha brought TV’s Loose Women live to a Glasgow audience today when they appeared at The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice’s Fizz, Jazz & Razzmatazz ladies lunch at Mar Hall hotel near Glasgow.

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Bellahouston Park transformed into a sea of bubbles to raise money for Scottish hospices

30 April 2017

Glasgow’s Bellahouston Park was transformed into a sea of frothing foamy fun today when 4500 people took part in the sell-out Bubble Rush to raise money for Scotland’s hospices.

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Scots in New York City raise money to build The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice with gala fundraiser on May 23 at Loeb Boathouse, Central Park, NYC

28 April 2017

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice is going global with the setting up of a fundraising committee in New York.

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Four hospice townhouses in Glasgow’s Carlton Place go on the market

25 April 2017

The four townhouses on Carlton Place in Glasgow city centre that house The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice are now on the market at a price of offers over £1.5million.

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Carol Smillie hits the road in new hospice car

24 April 2017

Carol Smillie was in the driving seat when The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice, Glasgow, took delivery of a brand new car for staff, kindly donated by Taggarts.Carol Smillie hits the road in new hospice car

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Hospice says a huge thank you to Lord Provost

3 April 2017

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice has said a huge thank you to long-time supporter Glasgow Lord Provost Sadie Docherty.

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice has said a huge thank you to long-time supporter Glasgow Lord Provost Sadie Docherty

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Stars of Strictly set the dancefloor alight

23 March 2017

World tennis champion Gordon Reid MBE, former Arsenal player Ray Parlour and a goal-packed table football showdown were among the highlight’s of The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice’s Sportsman’s Dinner at Glasgow Hilton.

World tennis champion Gordon Reid MBE, former Arsenal player Ray Parlour and a goal-packed table football showdown were among the highlight’s of The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice’s Sportsman’s Dinner at Glasgow Hilton

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Stars of Strictly set the dancefloor alight

12 March 2017

Giovanni Pernice from the top-rating BBC Television series Strictly Come Dancing wowed fans when he took to the dancefloor at Glasgow Hilton with dance partner Luba Mushtuk to help raise money for The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice.

Giovanni Pernice from the top-rating BBC Television series Strictly Come Dancing wowed fans when he took to the dancefloor at Glasgow Hilton with dance partner Luba Mushtuk to help raise money for The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice

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Mascot celebrates £20,000 donation to Glasgow's Hospice

February 8, 2017

A new friendship was forged with plenty of fun and frolics when Zingy and Harvey met at The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow.

A new friendship was forged with plenty of fun and frolics when Zingy and Harvey met at The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow

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Masterchef: The Professionals winner serves lunch to patients at Glasgow’s Hospice

January 30, 2017

BBC Television’s Masterchef: The Professionals winner Gary Maclean took time out from his hectic schedule since recently winning the title to serve lunch to day services patients at The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice.

BBC Television’s Masterchef: The Professionals winner Gary Maclean took time out from his hectic schedule since recently winning the title to serve lunch to day services patients at The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice

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Michelin-starred chef with a taste for fundraising supports Glasgow’s Hospice

January 19, 2017

Michelin-starred chef Martin Wishart and his team at The Honours restaurant in Glasgow are chasing the January blues away with a rather tasty prize

ichelin-starred chef Martin Wishart and his team at The Honours restaurant in Glasgow are chasing the January blues away with a rather tasty prize

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Catriona Shearer and Annabel Goldie help Glasgow’s Hospice celebrate Burns

January 13, 2017

Broadcaster Catriona Shearer, Baroness Annabel Goldie and entertainer Scott Glynn will be supporting The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice as it hosts A Celebration of Burns on Friday, January 13 at the Hilton Glasgow.

Broadcaster Catriona Shearer, Baroness Annabel Goldie and entertainer Scott Glynn will be supporting The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice as it hosts A Celebration of Burns on Friday, January 13 at the Hilton Glasgow.

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Glasgow's Hospice appeal reached £19.25 million.

Friday, December 16, 2016

Christmas came early for The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice, with the fantastic news that the Brick by Brick appeal total has now reached £19.25 million.

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Loved ones remembered at Light Up a Life carol concert

Sunday, December 11, 2016

St Andrew’s Cathedral in Glasgow was the setting today for the annual Light Up a Life carol concert, organised by The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice.

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Big-hearted Scots in New York to raise funds for Glasgow's Hospice

Sunday, November 27, 2016

The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice is going global with the setting up of a fundraising committee in New York.

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Sanjeev Kohli opens new hospice shop

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Sanjeev Kohli, who plays Navid, the nation’s favourite shopkeeper in smash BBC Scotland comedy Still Game, helped celebrate the opening of the new Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice shop in Battlefield, Glasgow.

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Belle and Sebastian support new home for Glasgow's Hospice

Monday, November 7, 2016

Indie music icons Belle and Sebastian are the new ambassadors of The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice in Glasgow, as it gets ready to open its doors to young patients.

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Phil Tufnell special guest at Glasgow Hospice’s Sporting Lunch

Friday, October 28, 2016

Former cricketer Phil Tufnell was the special guest at The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice’s Sporting Lunch today at Doubletree by Hilton Glasgow Central Hotel...

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Teams make bid for glory in hospice Shop Wars

Friday, October 28, 2016

Staff from McCurrach are staging a takeover of three of The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice shops around Glasgow today in a charity fundraising Shop Wars...

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Double Guinness World Record success for hospice fundraiser

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Frank Gilroy is a double Guinness World Record holder after crossing the finishing line at the Great Scottish Run today.

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Queen’s Park FC have eye on fundraising target

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Queen’s Park FC players have got the number of the new Buy a Brick fundraising campaign, launched recently by The Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice...

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