Author Archive | Michele Gard

Loved ones remembered

Almost 200 people braved the weather on Sunday 10th December to attend our annual ‘Light Up a Life’ service.  The outdoor service was led by Reverend Jill Bentall, Test Valley Brass and the Andover Spotlight Singers. Attendees also watched 5,000 bulbs light up the hospice Christmas tree to remember and celebrate the lives of loved […]

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Thank you

A big thank you to our fundraisers and supporters: The Glitz and Glamour Ball Huge thanks to Angie Budd, family and friends for organising the Glitz and Glamour Ball in aid of CBH. They raised a magnificent £2,647.39 for our new building appeal. It was great to see you on Friday and receive your cheque. […]

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Michele Gard, our new Head of Community Fundraising

Welcome to the team

Our new Head of Community Fundraising, Michele Gard started at the beginning of September. Originally from Devon, Michele has a background in finance, administration and marketing.  With almost 20 years of fundraising experience in children’s charities and the environmental sector, she began her fundraising career in1999 working as a Community Appeals Manager for the NSPCC. In […]

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Sarah McGaughey, Clinical Matron at Winchester Cathedral

Hospice Stars are recognised

The fantastic work being done every day by the team at Countess of Brecknock Hospice has been recognised with a special award from the University of Winchester. Sarah McGaughey, clinical matron at the Hospice, attended a graduation ceremony at Winchester Cathedral to receive her University of Winchester Community Star Award. Sarah said: “I was absolutely delighted […]

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