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The return of the Great Manchester Run

The sun shone for the return of the Great Manchester Run with more than 130 runners raising an impressive £20,000 for Francis House.

Tuesday 5th October 2021

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Knit Off 2021 winners

The winners are revealed in the 2021 Francis House virtual Knit Off contest.

Thursday 23rd September 2021

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30th Anniversary feature – nurse Jackie Graham

We celebrate the care at Francis House with nurse Jackie Graham - the longest serving member of the hospice care team still in post - as we head towards our thirtieth anniversary year.

Thursday 12th August 2021

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Reunited on Cheshire Three Peaks challenge

After a year of cancelled fundraising events, Francis House was delighted to reunite with supporters for the return of the Cheshire Three Peaks Challenge.

Thursday 15th July 2021

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Summer update

With the Government's lifting of some restrictions, Francis House has begun to return to something more ‘normal’.

Thursday 8th July 2021

Return of the Knit-off

Following the success of last year’s event, Francis House is inviting crafters to show off their knitting and crocheting skills in a virtual Knit-off contest.

Thursday 1st July 2021

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