'It was a moment just for me'

04/11/2014

A peaceful package of pampering treats gave carers an opportunity to relax, reflect and unwind in ...

Coffee, cake and community cheer!!

04/11/2014

A charity coffee morning at the Oxhey Village Club raised £467.40 for Peace Hospice Care by ...

Spring, light and new life

04/09/2014

'Time to Remember', Peace Hospice Care's annual memorial service was held at St Luke's Church, ...

Herts and Middlesex Financial ...

16/04/2014

Local financial services professionals, led by Neil Clarke of Lucas Fettes & Partners, have raised ...

Nomination Announced

14/04/2014

The Ricky Road Run is supporting Peace Hospice Care!

What's on your bucket list?

14/04/2014

Anglea wants to bungee jump and plant an apple tree in her garden. Steve longs to pushbike to ...

Determined river runners dig deep

02/04/2014

200 fundraisers pushed themselves to the limit in Cassiobury Park on Saturday for the toughest ...

Councillors rivalry benefits Peace ...

02/04/2014

Peace Hospice Care were the recent beneficiaries of a £1,000 donation following a wager ...

Congratulations Stuart

26/03/2014

The great and the good were commended at a recent award ceremony, but it was former Peace Hospice ...

Reaching out

26/03/2014

A new initiative at the Starlight Centre will be supporting men with prostate cancer.

Time to Remember

25/03/2014

Loved ones will be be remembered in our annual service.

The Magnificent Seven

21/03/2014

Young fundraisers scoop awards in Dragon's Apprentice Challenge.

Mud,Sweat and Beers!

19/03/2014

A team of fun-loving hikers made every footstep count.

Sharing our Success

12/03/2014

Peace Hospice Care fundraisers 'lead the way' following the success of the 'Push It' event.

Winter Draw Winners

12/03/2014

Delighted lucky locals won top prizes in the Winter Draw.

Bowled over!

04/03/2014

A social event for children and families on the STARS programme raised smiles, support and shared ...

Can you help our gardens grow?

27/02/2014

If you have a few hours to spare we are looking for some green fingered volunteer gardeners.

A Perfect Night of Music At the ...

27/02/2014

Talented young musicians perform for Peace Hospice Care.

Hospice Harmonies

25/02/2014

Youngsters serenade with heartwarming songs

Students embrace holistic approach ...

14/02/2014

Students from Kings Langley Secondary School welcomed the opportunity to take part in a palliative ...

Classics with a touch of jazz

13/02/2014

Young musicians from the Purcell School are performing a night of classical music and jazz in aid ...

Could you rise to the challenge ...

12/02/2014

Get your aprons on, fire up the oven and join Peace Hospice Care for the Grand Hospice Bake Off.

Have a Heart on the Menu at West ...

11/02/2014

Cheery student chefs at West Herts College dished up a huge plate of support for the Have a Heart ...

Have a Heart for YOUR Hospice

30/01/2014

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Family Gain Strength from Peace ...

29/01/2014

Sandhya Sakaria, wife of patient Raj tells her story.

From Starlight Centre to Spurs!

17/01/2014

Starlight Centre patient Glenn Phillips, who has Motor Neurone Disease, made a memorable return ...

You Can Make a Difference

16/01/2014

An inspirational speaker who has passionately campaigned to raise awareness of dementia and the ...

Biking and Baking Help Funds Grow

10/01/2014

Biking and baking resulted in an incredible fundraising boost of £1, 792.42 for Peace Hospice ...

Award Winners

18/12/2013

Peace Hospice Care end of life educators, Claire Nicell and Jo Loney, who are part of a larger end ...

No Shows Help Funds Grow

16/12/2013

The Watford Football Club ‘Say no to no-shows’ campaign resulted in a much appreciated cheque boost ...

Thank you Peace Hospice Care

12/12/2013

As Christmas approaches, many patients and families in South West Herts will take comfort from the ...

Running for Robert and Peace ...

06/12/2013

Pulling on their trainers, a six strong team from Hetheringtons Estate Agents set themselves a ...

Lights of Love Comfort the ...

05/12/2013

'I will never forget you dear mum and I love you always.' Those were just one of the hundreds of ...

Student Success on End of Life ...

05/12/2013

Care Home Staff took to the classroom to complete an East of England ABC two day training course ...

Making a Difference to the ...

26/11/2013

Raising funds to benefit individuals and organisations in the local community has been at the core ...

Glenn's List

22/11/2013

Glenn Phillips, aged 48 has a long list of all the things he will never be able to do again. Motor ...

Homeless Help the Hospice

19/11/2013

Crawling through mud and wading through water helped a five strong team from a homeless charity ...

The Fabulous Firewalkers!

18/11/2013

Stepping out on sizzling hot coals was a sure footed way for 46 determined firewalkers to raise ...

Time to Remember

15/11/2013

On December 4, hundreds of people will gather outside the Peace Hospice building to dedicate a ...

Hospice rebrands to 'Peace Hospice ...

08/11/2013

It was announced this week that local charity ‘The Peace Hospice’ has changed its name to become ...

Life Stories

29/10/2013

A new storytelling initiative is proving popular with patients at the Peace Hospice by helping ...

To Paris with Love!

29/10/2013

From Marble Arch to the Arc de Triomphe, Adam Rickard and Tommy Ware pedalled to Paris on a ...

A Winner for Lesley

23/10/2013

Stepping onto the WFC turf before a full capacity home crowd was a dream come true for Lesley ...

Chamber's Challenge for Generous ...

22/10/2013

It's popular, prestigious and a great golfing annual event. Last year it raised 5k, this year it ...

Match of the Day for Lesley

15/10/2013

When Lesley Boatman leads the Watford Football Club players out onto the pitch against Derby County ...

Beavers Hair Raising Fund Boost!

14/10/2013

Bold Beavers coloured their hair red and purple and created slick and spiky styles as a fun way to ...

Getting Behind Hospice Care Week

11/10/2013

Community action raised awareness and the profile of the Peace Hospice during Hospice Care Week.

Linking with the World

08/10/2013

From Belgium to Borehamwood, Australia to Abbots Langley, Lesotho to London, the world is watching ...

Batsman Blissett Joins Cricket Team

02/10/2013

Former Watford FC player Luther Blissett joined a cricket team from local company Universal Pest ...

Zola backs the Peace Hospice

02/10/2013

Powerful messages and a week of community action will be taking to the streets, shopping malls, ...

'Hair Up' for the Peace Hospice

02/10/2013

Striking styles were created by West Herts College students to show their support for the Peace ...

Make a Will Month

27/09/2013

Avoid unnecessary stress and plan ahead. Why not take advantage of ‘Make a Will Month’ to get your ...

Vote Peace Hospice

25/09/2013

Paralympian Derek Derenalagi and Elected Mayor of Watford, Dorothy Thornhill reached for their ...

900 'Push It' all the way to raise ...

22/09/2013

Around 900 men and women ‘Pushed It for the Peace’ on Sunday 22 September, under perfect challenge ...

Fantastic Facelift for Hospice

12/09/2013

Building work is currently underway to give the Peace Hospice a facelift for the future. Using a ...

Students Support the Peace Hospice

14/08/2013

Students on the National Citizen Service programme spent a challenging week finding out about the ...

Thank you!

13/08/2013

Employees from the Borehamwood Company, Cardif Pinnacle, have proudly supported The Peace Hospice ...

Designer Labels to Try and Buy

09/08/2013

Gucci handbags, Russell & Bromley shoes, and luxury Jaeger outfits are waiting for new owners to ...

Get Behind the Wheels of the Peace ...

06/08/2013

Can you spare a few hours a week and help turn the wheels at the Peace Hospice?Volunteers are ...

Banking Buzz

06/08/2013

A “Buzz in the Banking Hall” helped secure donations for the Peace Hospice when Lloyds TSB held ...

Starlight Centre Supports Quality ...

30/07/2013

Managing a long term health condition is a reality for 17 million people in the UK. Although the ...

Bumper Boost from Barratt Homes

30/07/2013

Charity begins at ‘Homes’ for one local property developer which presented £10,000 to The Peace ...

Birthday Bucks for the Peace ...

29/07/2013

Charlie Ryan from Rickmansworth decided to celebrate her 40th Birthday in style whilst also ...

Volunteer Celebrations

19/07/2013

Pride and praise filled West Herts College dining room as more than 200 Peace Hospice volunteers ...

Creating Memories

11/07/2013

Precious golden memories were shared between generations in a creative five week project at the ...

Kate meets the Care Champions!

01/07/2013

Heads turned when Royal Visitor Kate Middleton made a stirring appearance at the launch of a ...

Starlight Walk delivers night of ...

28/06/2013

Over 1,100 walkers enjoyed a spectacular girl’s night out on Saturday 22 June to raise essential ...

Mayor turns model for the Peace ...

27/06/2013

The Mayor of St Albans took swapped ceremonial robes and chains for stylish fashion, taking her ...

Bikes, Bananas and Big hearted ...

27/06/2013

Three determined cyclists with a banana eating, ukulele playing support team dressed in monkey ...

Text Your Support

24/06/2013

Just a reminder to all Starlight Walkers and supporters, please pick up your mobile phone and show ...

Open Again. Come on in!

20/06/2013

It’s back to business at the Borehamwood Peace Hospice shop following a seven day closure for ...

Hospice CEO completes huge cycling ...

19/06/2013

Pedal power, determination support and sponsorship fuelled Peace Hospice CEO Sue Plummer all the ...

Fashion Fundraiser

18/06/2013

Student designers and stylists of the future handed over more than £300 of colourful cash to the ...

Sock Therapy

18/06/2013

Recycling socks into comforting stress balls put the smiles on faces of BT professionals at a ...

Brownies gift to the Hospice

13/06/2013

Proud Brownies handed over a £100 cheque to the Peace Hospice during a ‘paper wish workshop ‘at the ...

Have you planned for your end of ...

13/06/2013

When it comes to making end of life plans, a recent survey at the Peace Hospice as part of the ...

Pleasantly Pampered

13/06/2013

‘It’s the first time I have had my nails done since my wedding day,’ grinned Pat Newton, 67 as she ...

Hospice CEO tackles 1,000 mile ...

12/06/2013

With Land’s End behind her, and monster hills to climb, Hospice Chief Executive Sue Plummer is ...

Hospice to hold new awards event ...

11/06/2013

Do you know a very special volunteer who deserves recognition for their commitment to the Peace ...

Hospice Volunteers receive ...

07/06/2013

Under the watchful eye of Stellar from the Starlight Walk, proud Peace Hospice volunteer Cathy ...

John O'Groats to Lands End

06/06/2013

Chris Williams, Ryan Powell and Pete Thompson from Inside Pensions in St Albans are taking on the ...

Hospices recognised for work in ...

23/05/2013

Three Hertfordshire hospices including the Peace Hospice were delighted with the findings of a ...

Success during 'Dying Matters Week'

22/05/2013

Potters Bar Community Hospital recently played host to the first of three workshops run by the ...

Hospice seeks new trustees

08/05/2013

The Peace Hospice announced this week that it is looking to appoint new recruits to its Board of ...

Hospice to back 'Dying Matters ...

01/05/2013

The Peace Hospice will be joining hundreds of other organisations hospices across the UK later this ...

Hospice places available for big ...

26/04/2013

Were you inspired by the cycling events of London 2012? Did you watch in awe as Bradley Wiggins ...

A time to remember

24/04/2013

Time to Remember was held at St Luke’s Church, Langley Way, Watford on Sunday 21st April.

£10k raised following cycle ride

23/04/2013

Around 200 cyclists descended on Cassiobury Park, Watford on Sunday 14th April to take part in the ...

£300k grant for new Hospice ...

18/04/2013

The Peace Hospice has been given more than £300,000 by the government as part of their scheme to ...

Tri-cycle for the Peace Hospice

26/03/2013

Three opportunities to get on your bike for the Peace Hospice were announced this week by Community ...

Misery caused by Hospice shop ...

15/02/2013

Desperate thieves removed roof tiles and smashed through the ceiling of the Peace Hospice shop in ...

Hospice celebrates national award ...

14/02/2013

The Peace Hospice’s ‘Creating Memories - conversations towards the end of life’ project has ...

Students support Strictly Come ...

14/02/2013

The Peace Hospice has been joined by Art & Design students from West Herts College to design a ...

Hospices seek non-executive ...

13/02/2013

There is an exciting opportunity to join the Board of a new homecare company – Shine Homecare based ...

Hospice director set to retire

05/02/2013

The Peace Hospice’s Director of Fundraising and Communications, Paul Gauntlett will retire at the ...

Tis the season to steal from ...

20/12/2012

The Peace Hospice has seen a dramatic rise in the number of thefts from its shops this year.

Tickets on sale for Popular Peace ...

13/12/2012

A superb evening of popular music will take place next year aimed at raising vital funds for the ...

Time to remember loved ones at ...

05/12/2012

Hundreds of people braved cold weather in Watford (5th December) to dedicate a light in memory of a ...

Spectacular Royal Gala raises ...

28/11/2012

A Royal Gala concert in aid of the Peace Hospice was held on Friday (23rd) at the Colosseum ...

Hospice providing ‘exceptional ...

18/10/2012

The Peace Hospice received a major boost this week after an independent audit by the Quality Care ...

Hippies help raise £6k for the ...

16/10/2012

A group of local people dressed as hippies were some of the 150 people who attended a “Peace & ...

Time to unite for 'Hospice Care ...

04/10/2012

The Peace Hospice recently joined with many other Hospice’s across the Country to celebrate ...

Furniture donations plummet at ...

26/09/2012

The South Oxhey Peace Hospice charity shop has seen a rapid decline in the number of furniture ...

Mud lovers unite for Hospice

25/09/2012

More than six hundred men and women rose to the challenge on Sunday (23rd)

Former Mayor gets behind Hospice

14/08/2012

A cheque for more than £7,000 was presented to the Peace Hospice outside its newest shop in Potters ...

Wheels turn for the Hospice

20/07/2012

Around 200 cyclists descended on Cassiobury Park last weekend for the Peace Hospice’s annual Pedal ...

Hospice Coffee Morning is ...

24/05/2012

A good old fashioned sing song, refreshments and stalls are just a few of the attractions on offer ...

Community gets behind Dying ...

17/05/2012

This week, The Peace Hospice has been actively promoting ‘Dying Matters Awareness Week’ at the ...

Hospice nurse is on her way to ...

15/05/2012

Sue Gurney, a Senior Health Care Assistant at the Peace Hospice, has been chosen to represent Help ...

Hospice to support 'Dying ...

11/05/2012

Dying Matters is a national coalition which aims to change public knowledge, attitudes and ...

Hospice's to offer new home care ...

04/05/2012

The Peace Hospice is expanding its service to the community by introducing a brand new home care ...

Loved ones remembered at Memorial ...

26/04/2012

135 local people joined together last Sunday (22nd) for the Peace Hospice’s annual ‘Time to ...

Continued quality care a priority ...

24/04/2012

The Peace Hospice has recently appointed Jackie Tritton to its senior management team.

Take 'time to remember' on ...

19/04/2012

The Peace Hospice hosts its annual memorial service at St Luke''s Church, Langley Way, ...

Peace Hospice says 'thanks for ...

02/03/2012

The Peace Hospice invited members of Hertfordshire Masonic lodges to a Reception at the Royal ...

Strictly bows out on a triumphant ...

23/02/2012

Watford saw peace and love combined at the Colosseum on Friday (17th) as the Peace Hospice staged ...

A Himalayan Trek with a difference

03/02/2012

Local people are being urged to support the Peace Hospice by taking part in a trip of a lifetime to ...

Ceremony remembers Borehamwood ...

14/12/2011

Around 200 people braved the rain on Sunday to dedicate a light in memory of a loved one at the ...

Loved ones remembered at Light of ...

07/12/2011

Hundreds of people braved the cold weather tonight (7th December) to dedicate a light in memory of ...

Hospice shop opens in Potters Bar

06/12/2011

The Peace Hospice opened its 12th charity shop this week in a busy Potters Bar street.

Trustee team boosted by new ...

18/11/2011

The Peace Hospice has appointed 5 new trustees to its Board.

Free cuppa offer for Craft Cellar ...

17/11/2011

The Craft Cellar, located in the Hospice’s newest shop in Watford High street is stocked up and ...

Brother and sister donate car to ...

11/10/2011

Wayne Patton and Michelle Lentes have handed over their late father’s car to the Hospice.

The football league pitches in for ...

10/10/2011

This season, Watford Football Club has teamed up with the Peace Hospice as part of The Football ...

The Far East meets Watford ten

09/10/2011

Ten women are currently on a trip of a lifetime in India supporting the Peace Hospice on a ...

Hospice celebrates first ever ...

07/10/2011

The Peace Hospice is joining forces with hospices across the UK to launch the first ever Hospice ...

It's 'land ahoy' for ...

05/10/2011

It’s not every day that you see a boat moored up in Watford High Street. As part of World Hospice ...

Doves club celebrates 10th ...

23/09/2011

A local club that offers an opportunity for bereaved people to get together is celebrating its 10th ...

Hospice opens new craft cellar

15/09/2011

Children’s crafts, card making, scrapbooking, flower arranging, knitting and crochet are just some ...

Autumn newsletter now available

13/09/2011

Find out the very latest Peace Hospice News by viewing our new Autumn newsletter.

Hats off to M25 team!

08/09/2011

Generous staff at Skanska Balfour Beatty surprised the Peace Hospice this week with a generous ...

Nurses ready for Fitness Challenge

06/09/2011

Nurses from the Peace Hospice have put their talents to further good use by entering a team in the ...

Hospice introduces new events guide

12/08/2011

We have just published our new September to April events guide! We've got some exciting new ...

Hospice announces cuts to services

11/08/2011

The Peace Hospice has announced that it has been forced to take immediate measures to cut some of ...

Expectant Mum amazed at £10k ...

10/08/2011

A local Watford Mum who is expecting her third child in 2 weeks time has won the Peace Hospice’s ...

Religious leaders gather for ...

26/07/2011

The new wing of the Peace Hospice, which was opened by Princess Michael of Kent in June, has been ...

Bench of Peace

25/07/2011

A popular bench on historic Woodcock Hill Village Green, which was stolen in June has been replaced ...

Hospice to benefit from new Bridge ...

20/07/2011

Meeting new friends, learning to play bridge and raising money for the Peace Hospice are the 3 main ...

Cyclists pedal for Peace

12/07/2011

Around 200 cyclists descended on a warm Cassiobury Park last Sunday morning for the Peace Hospice’s ...

Hospice announces new Patrons

07/07/2011

The Peace Hospice formally announced this week that it has appointed 8 new Patrons.

Delight at Royal opening of new ...

09/06/2011

Princess Michael of Kent visited the Peace Hospice on Thursday (9th), to the delight of Hospice ...

New 'Charity Favours' available ...

20/05/2011

Are you organising a celebratory event? If so, why not delight your guests with the Peace Hospice ...

Hospice supports Dying Matters ...

18/05/2011

This week see the launch of Dying Matters Awareness Week. We asked Allison Troman-Nunes, Schools ...

Field wanted for Peace Memorial

15/04/2011

The Peace Hospice is appealing to local landowners to donate 1 acre of land that could be used as a ...

Amanda 'all set' for ...

14/04/2011

Amanda Hibbert struck lucky first time with the ballot and will be running in the Virgin London ...

'It's important to teach children ...

12/04/2011

The Peace Hospice has in the last 6 months employed a new Schools and Colleges Co-ordinator - ...

Local Flower Shop supports the ...

11/04/2011

The Peace Hospice are delighted to announce a new partnership with a local Florist shop in Watford, ...

Time to remember

05/04/2011

The Peace Hospice recently held a memorial service at St Luke’s Church in Langley Road, Watford.

My Story: Jane Humphrey her ...

29/03/2011

Jane Humphrey tells us how the wide range of support she and husband Michael have received from the ...

Royal visitor to open new Hospice ...

08/03/2011

Our Royal President, Princess Michael of Kent will visit the Hospice on Thursday 9th June to ...