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We never looked back

Dawn Tulloch, her son Paul, and his younger brother Dylan have been coming to Francis House for approximately 14 years.

Monday 25th April 2022

Dawn and Paul in the garden at Francis Lodge

30th Anniversary feature – Kerry Anne Moore

When Anne Moore first stepped through the doors of Francis House with daughter Kerry Anne, little did she know the huge part that the hospice would still play in their lives 26 years on.

Friday 19th November 2021

Kerry as a child doing crafts

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

Large group of runners

Manchester City players spread Christmas cheer

As part of Manchester City’s long-standing relationships with local hospitals and the hospice, the Club adapted its annual Christmas visits to ensure that the men’s and women’s players could still meet with the young people.

Friday 18th December 2020

Sewing to say thank you

Tracey Sutherland has turned her passion for sewing to making face coverings to say thank you to Francis House.

Wednesday 9th September 2020

Tracey Sutherland sat at sewing machine making face coverings