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    Luen's blog: The true value of money

    01 August 2019

    In her latest blog, our chief executive, Luen offers a timely reminder of the importance of money when it comes to ...

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    Staggering stories from Around the World!

    30 July 2019

    As the 3rd year of our Around the World challenge draws to a close, we look back on some of ...

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    When Gina and Brenda went to see the Queen!

    29 July 2019

    Cucumber sandwiches, the Queen and an unpaid bill - the adventures of Friends of Forget Me Not, Gina and Brenda ...

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    Luen's blog: Buckets, bric-a-brac and ethical funding

    20 June 2019

    In Children’s Hospice Week it’s absolutely right that we ask ourselves the very ethical question about how we fund the ...

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    We call on NHS England boss to properly fund children’s hospices

    20 June 2019

    Forget Me Not has been part of a high profile campaign this week to raise awareness of the funding crisis ...

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    “The best day for the best cause!”

    12 June 2019

    Rain fails to stop play as hundreds of you get colourful at our Colour Run, raising a magnificent £17,500 for ...

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    “It’s no exaggeration to say that we would simply not be able to function without our wonderful volunteers.”

    31 May 2019

    This Volunteers Week, Luen pays tribute to the fantastic contribution made by our volunteers every day.

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    “We needed help - but we didn’t want to go anywhere near a hospice.”

    31 May 2019

    When Gabriella’s daughter Thea was diagnosed with an incurable and degenerative condition, there was no way, at first, that the ...

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    Luen's blog: The power of storytelling

    30 May 2019

    There is no doubt that storytelling is key to the success of any charity. In an ideal world, beneficiaries tell ...

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    Local school’s 24 hour walking challenge clocks up 2.6 million steps!

    30 May 2019

    Our Around the World Challenge sees thousands of children across Huddersfield walk, run, skip and wheel a mile or two ...

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