Entries by Robert Maltby

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PR: Prison walls are no barrier to our specialist care

In our ambition to be a ‘Hospice without Walls’, taking our compassionate end of life care to more people regardless of their circumstances, we have been reaching through the walls of Dartmoor Prison to look after inmates facing their last days – and have won prestigious national recognition for our pioneering project! As finalists in […]

BLOG: St Luke’s Making Memories | love, laughter and flamingoes

Love and laughter filled the air at our specialist unit at Turnchapel recently, when our team helped Domminick, a patient there, and his wife Hilary celebrate the renewal of their wedding vows. The touching service in the Harbour was followed by a joyful wedding reception in our specially decorated Conservatory for visiting family and friends […]

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BLOG: the stuff of legends

Known as ‘the stuff of legends’, the Marathon des Sables is the toughest foot race on Earth. So we have been blown away by the awe-inspiring achievements of two friends who have shown true grit (and then some!) by completing this most gruelling of challenges to support us, raising a fantastic £8,000 – and still […]

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PR: Elmer puts St Luke’s ahead of the herd

When it comes to encouraging more open discussion around the sensitive subjects of death and dying, St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth is leading the herd, with a fun and enchanting trail that’s set to add a splash of colour across our city and get people talking. In collaboration with independent children’s books publisher Andersen Press and […]