Entries by Gabby Prior

Vote for St Luke’s in The Herald City & Waterfront Awards 2017

If you took part in one of our flagship events, or love visiting our charity shops, make sure to cast your vote in the Herald City & Waterfront Awards 2017. St Luke’s has been nominated in the following categories: Best Customer Service – our city centre shop Best Retailer (non-fashion) – Shabby Chic Best Fashion […]

NEWS: Meet St Luke’s new Physiotherapist

Did you know that St Luke’s now has a physiotherapist? Alison Carlyon joined St Luke’s at the beginning of July as our new physiotherapist. Alison comes to St Luke’s with a wealth of experience working in a palliative care environment, having worked for Children’s Hospice South West since 2005. Alison felt the decision to join […]

NEWS: St Luke’s Crisis Team pilot a year on

It has been a year since the St Luke’s crisis team expanded their services out into East Cornwall and things are looking hopeful for the future of the pilot project. The pilot initiative which was launched in August last year, saw us expand our care for terminally ill patients who need a 72 hour window […]

NEWS: Meet Angus Black – one of our junior fundraisers

Singing, acting and fundraising – it all comes naturally to one of our junior fundraisers. Unlike most eleven-year-olds, Angus Black from Gunnislake has spent his weekends busy fundraising for St Luke’s at our Open Gardens. If you have attended one of our Open Gardens this year you may have spotted Angus lending a helping hand […]

NEWS: £10,000 lottery winner announced!

After 50 weeks rollover, we have our record breaking £10,000 jackpot lottery winner! Congratulations to 86 year old Jean Higginson from Estover. Here’s the moment nurse Teresa went to hand over the big cheque. Thank you to everyone who supports our weekly lottery. Since 1994 you have helped raise over £10 million for patient care. […]

NEWS: A guaranteed £10,000 must be won by this Friday

We are giving away a guaranteed £10,000 this week (Friday 4 August 2017) in our weekly lottery draw. You have until 5pm on Thursday 3 August to be entered for this weeks jackpot. Instant play is available online now from £1 a week. The big cash prize is the result of our weekly rollover having […]

NEWS: Care volunteers needed for our specialist unit

Our specialist unit at Turnchapel is currently recruiting for care volunteers. The unit is looking to take on volunteers with a background in care to support the work of the nurses and care assistants on the unit.  Anyone who has previous experience in care, perhaps someone who has retired from nursing might be suitable for […]