Posts by Sam Heggie

Hundreds of walkers turn Northwood night sky pink!

A 10-second countdown and hundreds of fortieth anniversary balloons was the scene for over 850 walkers to start their walking challenge through the streets of Northwood on a balmy Friday night, donning flashing accessories, bunny ears, cowboy hats and disco-themed merchandise, for the annual Ladies in the Night Disco Fever walk in aid of Michael Sobell Hospice. *BUY OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF LADIES IN THE NIGHT BY CLICKING HERE* Women, men and children set off at 10.00pm from outside the hospice, based on the Mount Vernon Hospital site, to take on their five and a half or nine-mile walk – dancing along as
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Singer Kate Nash shows support for Ladies in the Night!

Singing sensation Kate Nash, has shown her support for Friday’s Ladies in the Night walk, raising vital funds for Michael Sobell Hospice – a cause close to her heart. Commenting on the event in a special video message, she said: “I love supporting Michael Sobell Hospice because it has a lot of meaning to me. My mum (Marie Nash) works here, and one of my friends died here. It’s a beautiful place where there is so much laughter and light and the nurses and staff enable patients’ spirits and creativity to soar. I loved spending the day with patients and
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Notice of Shop Closures for essential maintenance

RUISLIP: On Monday 12th – Friday 16th June, the Michael Sobell Hospice Charity shop in Ruislip, will be CLOSED for essential maintenance, re-opening again on Saturday 17th June. NORTHWOOD: On Friday 16th June, the Michael Sobell Hospice Charity shop in Northwood, will be CLOSED for essential maintenance, re-opening again on Saturday 17th June. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Please note we cannot accept any donations during this time. Thank you for your cooperation.
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Actress Michelle Collins gets in the pink for MSH!

TV and stage actress Michelle Collins has lent her support for our forthcoming Ladies in the Night walk, commenting: “This is going to be fab”! Michelle, showed off the new limited edition t-shirt, kindly sponsored by Savills Estate Agents, Northwood, and Clearview Homes. Over 750 walkers are currently signed up to take on the challenge in celebration of Michael Sobell Hospice’s 40th anniversary year. Online entry will close at midday on Monday 12th June, so shimmy on over and get yourself booked on quick! Click on the link here to sign up to take part in Ladies in the Night
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84 West Lodge disco divas gear up to dance the night away!

Every year, Michael Sobell Hospice, Northwood, holds its annual night-time walking challenge – ‘Ladies in the Night Walk’, on Friday 16th June, whereby hundreds of  walkers come together for one incredible event to help raise vital funds for local hospice care. The walking challenge, which was originally started in 2010, will see a sea of walkers setting off from outside the Hospice at 10.00pm on the night, and in celebration of its 40th anniversary year, a special disco fever theme will mark the poignant milestone year. Women, men and children (aged 11+) can choose to take on either a five and
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Every Ladies in the Night walker has a story to share………

Every year, Michael Sobell Hospice, Northwood, holds its annual night-time walking challenge – ‘Ladies in the Night’ on Friday 16th June, where hundreds of  walkers come together for one incredible event to help raise vital funds for hospice care, which supports local people in their time of need – and many have a story to tell. The walk, which was originally started in 2010, will see a sea of walkers setting off from outside Michael Sobell Hospice at 10.00pm on the night, and in celebration of our 40th anniversary year, will see a special disco fever theme to mark the
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Buy a ticket for our summer lottery SUPERDRAW!

The Hospice Lottery Partnership (HLP) has launched its annual Summer Superdraw and is delighted to have the support of local organisations who have very generously donated some of the prizes. This means that there are some great prizes on offer and, more importantly, more money will be raised to help support many patients and families in our community that are cared for by local hospices such as Michael Sobell Hospice, including: Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity, Aylesbury Rennie Grove Hospice Care, Tring & St Albans The Hospice of St Francis, Berkhamsted The South Buckinghamshire Community Hospice, High Wycombe  Tickets only cost
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Get into the groove for Michael Sobell Hospice!

Book your place for the biggest disco party of the year – that’s the message from Michael Sobell Hospice Charity (MSHC) as its popular night-time walking challenge returns for a seventh year on Friday 16th June, with a disco fever twist, in celebration of 40 years of providing local hospice care to patients and their families in their time of need. Choose to take on a five and a half or nine-mile challenge, setting off from the Hospice based on the Mount Vernon Hospital at 10.00pm on the night, after a fun-packed build-up, which will include a high energy Zumba
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MP Nick Hurd visits MSH in 40th anniversary year

Day Centre patients were paid a special visit on Friday 28th April by local MP Nick Hurd, in celebration of the 40th anniversary year of Michael Sobell Hospice. Nick, spent time meeting and chatting with patients and even donned the Ladies in the Night pink ears to help promote our forthcoming event on Friday 16th June. A very big thank you to Nick for taking the time out to pop in and find out more about the wonderful work of the Hospice.
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Happy 2nd Birthday to our MSH Eastcote charity shop!

Wishing our Eastcote charity shop team a very Happy 2nd Birthday today! WOW – doesn’t time fly! If you are out and about in the area, why not pop in and say hello, they’d love to see you. Oh, and pick up a fantastic bargain or two at the same time! #40yearsofMichaelSobellHospice
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