Mayors drop by for Christmas hospice visit

THE mayors of Preston, South Ribble and Chorley visited St Catherine's Hospice this week for the annual civic Christmas visit.

Saturday, 17th December 2016, 1:43 pm
Updated Sunday, 18th December 2016, 1:14 pm
Pictured are Cliff Hughes, chairman of the board of trustees at St Catherine's Hospice, with Mayor of South Ribble, Coun Linda Woollard and her consort and husband Alistair; Mayor of Chorley Coun Doreen Dickinson; Mayor of Preston Coun John Collins and his consort Mary Brade; Jimmy Brash, director of care at the hospice; and Hollie Dring, PA to the chief executive of St Catherines.

They met with staff, volunteers, patients and families and heard all about the good work done at the hospice.

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The Lostock Hall hospice also held a Christmas jumper day yesterday to help with fundraising. Workers in offices across Lancashire were encouraged to join in the fun.