10 pounds for 10 years

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Since we opened our doors in 2008, we’ve helped over 500 families when they needed us most. We’ve helped tired mums and dads get some much needed me-time; looked after brothers and sisters who are feeling angry, lonely or confused; and been there for families during the last moments of their child’s life. Without you,… Read more »

Meet Peter Maw

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Supporting Bluebell Wood is a no brainer. The care that we received when Natalie was ill was amazing and the end of life care was a real blessing.

Meet David Corbett

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The best part is knowing that every £1 that our runners raise on behalf of Bluebell Wood goes directly to helping such a worthy cause. I’ve also visited the hospice on a number of occasions and it’s great to see the amazing care provided to children at the hospice.

Meet Steve Kirkland

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I started my journey being 18 & ½ stone in weight so I knew I needed to lose some weight so I decided to combine this with raising a few quid for the hospice.

Meet Richard Whyman

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“The best way that I found to stay motivated is to get involved with a charity that motivates you, whether it be personal or something you wish to do for others.”

Get Active

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What’s your new year’s resolution? Is it to learn how to play an instrument or pick up a new hobby, or could it be to Get Active? Be part of the movement by joining our Get Active for Bluebell Wood Facebook group and sharing your stories. What can I do? Get Running There’s so many… Read more »

Create your Tribute Tree

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Planting a Tribute Tree is a special way to remember someone in a long lasting way. You can personalise the look of your tribute with pictures and stories about the time you spent together. Watch your memories blossom as friends and family add to the tree with their own photos and videos. You can also… Read more »

Fundraisers

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If you’d like to contact our fundraising team, please get in touch with the fundraiser for your area, who will be happy to provide support and guidance: Helen Mower – Head of Fundraising – 01909 517 365 Rachael Dawes – Corporate Fundraising Manager – 01909 517 367 Rachel Hodges – Senior Events Fundraiser – 01909 508… Read more »

Georgia’s Story

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Georgia Finlayson sadly passed away aged 13. She stayed at Bluebell Wood with her family, surrounded by love and laughter. Her dad Harry has raised thousands of pounds for us since; in Georgia’s memory. In December 2010, the lives of Georgia’s family changed forever when they were told she had been diagnosed with a terminal… Read more »

Keith’s fab fundraising

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Keith Bright has organised an annual sponsored fishing match for us since 2011.  So far he has netted a whopping £12,000 for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice. Since he started, over 650 people have taken part in the fishathon, with over 5,000 lbs of fish caught. Keith said: “I started fundraising for Bluebell Wood after hearing… Read more »

Community fundraising

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It’s thanks to you that we are able to keep our hospice doors open. Your efforts make all the difference to the hundreds of children and families that visit Bluebell Wood. We value every gift, large or small and our Fundraising Promise helps us to make sure that every penny counts. However you decide to fundraise, our… Read more »

Go and host your own event

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If so, we will be right behind you every step of the way. From advertising the event, to point of sale, sponsorship forms, balloons, buckets and tins, our fundraising team are on hand to support you. Your hard work and dedication means we can create special, treasured memories for our children and families.  For more information on holding… Read more »