News from ACCORD

Ryan thought of brave Mum every step

Ryan Ayr from Linwood, conquered the 26-mile Virtual Kiltwalk challenge alongside four of his best friends and is on track to raise a fantastic £16,000 for the Hospice – smashing their original fundraising target of £500. The team has raised over £7,000 and counting from generous family and friends, but their overall total is set

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Girls Night Out with Hopelessly Devoted to Dirty Dancing

*************NEW DATE FOR 2021 NOW AVAILABLE******************* We are delighted to announce that our Girls Night out with Hopelessly Devoted to Dirty Dancing has been rescheduled to 30th April 2021.   Back by popular demand the the fundraising team are delighted to launch this year’s girls night out! A night filled with music from Grease and

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As

Questions How many sides does a 20p have?    A. 5    B. 7   C. 9 Who is the patron saint of Music?    A. St Camilla    B. St Cecilia   C. St Charles Which actor said “I want to be alone”?    A. Bette Davis   B. Marlene Dietrich   C. Greta Garbo Moving anti clockwise on a Dart Board, what

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 12th January

How many sides does a 20p have?    A. 5    B. 7   C. 9 Who is the patron saint of Music?    A. St Camilla    B. St Cecilia   C. St Charles Which actor said “I want to be alone”?    A. Bette Davis   B. Marlene Dietrich   C. Greta Garbo Moving anti clockwise on a Dart Board, what is

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HomeRun for the Hospice

  What it is This is the challenge that suits everyone! Whether it’s a mile a day or three miles a few times a week, break up 31 miles throughout January in a way that works for you. Walk, Jog or Run in the park, through town or on a treadmill at home. Take on

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 15th December

Questions What country used to have the Schilling as their currency?   A. Norway    B. Austria   C. Sweden Who wrote the novel Sense and Sensibility?  A. Jane Austin   B. Elizabeth Gaskell    C. Louisa May Alcott Which of the following birds is native to Africa?  A. Emu    B. Cassowary    C. Ostrich How many events there in a

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz 15th December 2020

Well here we are at what has been a challenging year.  This will be the last quiz until Tuesday 12th January 2021.   Can I take this opportunity of wishing you and yours a very happy Festive season. What country used to have the Schilling as their currency?   A. Norway    B. Austria   C. Sweden Who wrote

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Light Up a Life 2020

  Light Up a Life Links to view – Sunday 6th December 2020 at 4pm   Facebook Youtube     CEREMONY UPDATE: *****UPDATE FOR OUR LIGHT UP A LIFE SERVICE****** Usually we would host our very special Light Up a Life Event at the Hospice, however this isn’t possible this year due to the ongoing

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 8th December

Questions Who played PAMMY in Dallas?   A. Victoria Principal      B. Victoria Beckham     C. Victoria Harrow Approx how many bones in the human body?    A. 86    B. 206     C. 875 When was the first .com website registered?     A. 1975    B. 1985   C. 1995 Insects make up what % of all known species on Earth?    A. 5   

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 8th December

Deck the Halls……nearly time to get in to the garage/loft to dig out the boxes/bags with 2020 Festive decorations and of course to find that some of the bulbs have gone out…aghhhhhh…in the light chains!  This week we have the 60th anniversary of “Corrie” and my intro centres around this great British institution.   I would

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Q&As Tuesday 1st December

Questions What is a Howgate Wonder?    A. Apple      B. Butterfly.   C.  Pig What was the name of the Snail in the Magic Roundabout?    A. Bryan      B. Dylan     C.  Slipper How many Carry On Films (31 produced) did Jim Dale appear in?  A. 2       B.5    C. 11 Queen Victoria was under which Royal Household?     A. Windsor  

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