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Alan puts the smiles in the miles

At 82, Alan Dickinson thinks nothing of driving hundreds of miles every year to help the charity that he describes as ‘amazing’.

Tuesday 29th January 2019

Alan distributing charity tins

Unwind for hospice care

Experience the ultimate unwind at Mottram Hall on a day of pure indulgence.

Tuesday 15th January 2019

Mottram Hall

New Year, New Website

Francis House Children's Hospice, provider of care and support to families of children and young people with life-limiting conditions, has launched a new website.

Thursday 10th January 2019

New website image

Festival of Trees

Francis House is hoping for a flurry of bids in the final few days of its annual Festival of Trees.

Tuesday 4th December 2018

Festival of Trees on display at the Lowry Outlet

Santa Bikers roll up 

More than 200 bikers deliver hundreds of gifts - many destined for the children at Francis House.  

Monday 3rd December 2018

Celebrating 27 years of caring

As Francis House celebrates its 27th anniversary, David Ireland, Chief Executive explains how the hospice has changed so many lives.

Wednesday 21st November 2018

David Ireland Chief Executive of Francis House

Extending care beyond the hospice

The care provided by Francis House extends far beyond the hospice walls and into the homes of hundreds of families.

Monday 12th November 2018

Abi Asma Maliha homecare