BNI Rickmansworth continue to Donate Don’t Dump!

By Sam Heggie | 1 May, 2018

A big thumbs up to our friends at BNI Rickmansworth, who are continuing to donate unwanted clothing through our Donate Don’t Dump campaign. Our Warehouse van collection service (run by volunteers) enables employees to bring in their donation bags which are picked up and taken away free of charge. If you are a local business and would like to get involved in ‘Donate Don’t Dump’ and in turn help raise vital funds for Michael Sobell Hospice, please contact the Charity team on 020 3826 2367 or email    

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Want to continue to hear from Michael Sobell Hospice – all it takes is a TICK!

By Sam Heggie | 18 April, 2018

From Friday 25th May the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect. As of this date, if you’ve not given your consent preferences regarding how you would like to be contacted by MSH, you’ll no longer hear from us. We’d love to stay in touch with you and to keep you updated of our work – all it takes is a tick! Click here to keep in touch with Michael Sobell Hospice.   

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MSH reaps rewards of Black Horse Pub Fundraiser in memory of Carol Shipp

By Sam Heggie | 20 March, 2018

A whopping £7,600 was raised at a CannonBall Run-themed fundraising event in January, held at the Black Horse pub, Fulmer, in memory of Carol Shipp who passed away at Michael Sobell Hospice in December last year. The fun rally saw cars rev off from outside the pub to undertake a 70-mile round trip, ending up back to base for a spectacular auction and raffle with prizes including Arsenal FC match tickets, memorabilia signed by Sir Roger Moore, a suite at The Dorchester Hotel plus dinner and an overnight stay at The Crazy Bear! The event, organised by Carol’s daughter, Natalie

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Rickmansworth Mum battling cancer teams up with daughter for MSH fundraiser

By Sam Heggie | 8 March, 2018

Mum of two Julia Bell from Rickmansworth, who was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer in July 2016, is gearing her fundraising efforts over the next month towards helping to support her daughter (Ciara Bell) in hosting a Charity Race Car fundraiser in aid of Michael Sobell Hospice (MSH), which has helped Julia and her whole family come to terms with her diagnosis. “In 2016 I was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer and by September was in a wheelchair and sporting a rather attractive neck brace for fear of vertebrae damage and fractures to my femur,” explains Julia. “I couldn’t walk

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Burst water pipe forces MSH Ruislip Charity shop to close for refurbishment

By Sam Heggie | 7 March, 2018

A burst water pipe in an upstairs flat above the Michael Sobell Hospice Charity (MSHC) shop on Ruislip High Street, has forced it to close until refurbishment work can be undertaken. It is likely the shop will be closed for several weeks before it can re-open. Commenting on the situation, spokesperson for MSHC, Victoria Mansell, said: “It is with regret our Ruislip shop is now closed for the foreseeable future, but we have to think about our customers, staff and volunteers health and safety at all times. Water has caused considerable damage to some of our stock and to the

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Ruislip Round Table Santa Sleigh raised £5k!

By Sam Heggie | 28 February, 2018

A big thumbs up to our friends and long term supporters at the Ruislip Round Table 124. who recently visited the Hospice to present a cheque for a wonderful £5,000! Money raised from December’s Christmas Santa Sleigh fundraiser. Staff Nurse Elayne Todd was also on hand to say thank you and accept the kind donation. Ruislip Round Table Chairman Alex Richiardi said: “We are supporting Michael Sobell Hospice Charity because you do a fantastic job and we always like to raise funds for local charities.” We look forward to seeing you again soon and already have our December date booked in on

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