News from ACCORD

Annual Art Exhibition

This years art exhibition in the Anchor Mill Atrium has once again been a great success with over £8000 worth of sales, 40% of which comes to the Hospice. Thank you to all who came along to view and support our exhibition. For those of you that took part in the Paisley Buildings and landmarks

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Art Exhibition

Join us at our annual Art Exhibition at the Anchor Mill Atrium. We will be open from 12pm ’till 4pm daily and entry is free.

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Congratulations to our Freedom Trail Trekkers

We wish to congratulate our Freedom Trail Trekkers who successfully completed their challenge trekking in the Pyrenees and raising a fantastic £27,000 for ACCORD. Their route followed the Freedom Trail, or Chemin de la Liberté, one of the toughest WW2 escape routes. Our trekkers walked on remote trails, reaching 2522m before descending into Spain. Whenever the

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Climb Ben Lomond

Join us in climbing Ben Lomond. By signing up to this iconic trek, you can help us fundraise for those living with life limiting illnesses. Ben Lomond is one of the most popular Munros, rewarding the people who make it to the top with fantastic views of the length of Loch Lomond and far into

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Rainbow Ramble 2016

Sunday 12th June 2016 saw the first ever Rainbow Ramble in aid of ACCORD Hospice. 150 plus participants and some 40 volunteers attended the event to raise money for vital specialist palliative care provided throughout Renfrewshire & East Renfrewshire. The Rainbow Ramblers began their day in their pristine white t-shirts, neon sunglasses with a Zumba

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The Eat Safe Award – Excellence in Food Hygiene

Congratulations to our hardworking Catering Staff who have received The Eat Safe Award. Allan, Caroline, Isabel  & Margaret work extremely hard preparing and serving nutritious meals in the Hospice. The Eat Safe Award provides an incentive to food businesses to strive for food hygiene and food safety management standards beyond those required by law. It

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St Mirren Youth Girls FC

A big thanks must go to the coaches and girls of St Mirren Youth Football team for organising their sponsored run around Barshaw Park. All the girls enjoyed the occasion and we are thrilled that they chose ACCORD to be the beneficiary of their participation. Return to all news stories

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R A H Labs 80’s Themed Day

We would like to give a huge thank you to al of the staff of the RAH Haematology & Biochemistry labs who organised a recent 80’s themed fundraising day on our behalf, and raised £605. There were lots of activities going on ranging from bake sales, pakora sales, hairdying and even beard dyeing. There was

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Pooches in the Park

This is our 10th Anniversary of our sponsored dog walk in Barshaw Park. Come and join us with your friends, family and of course your lovely pooches!

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Renfrew Friends 30th Anniversary

We would like to congratulate our Renfrew Friends Group who are celebrating their 30th Anniversary this year. The residents at Kingsferry Court invited the group to their recent fundraising afternoon which raised over £1500 in support of ACCORD. Thanks must also go to everyone who supported this wonderful event especially Sandra Kane who had her

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