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19 Feb 2021 Community

Festive Light Trails unite communities across Kirklees

Back in December, locals took part in our first ever Festive Light Trail to help spread some Christmas spirit across Kirklees. At a challenging time of the pandemic,…

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5 Feb 2021 Care

How The Kirkwood bring specialist services to local care homes

Over the years The Kirkwood has made strong connections with local care homes across Kirklees, standing side by side with care providers to extend specialist end of…

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27 Jan 2021 Community

We jumped out of planes to help The Kirkwood Support Life!

Last year, five supporters took to the skies and completed their long-awaited Skydive challenge and collectively raised over £6,000 to help our nurses to…

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22 Jan 2021 Community

Three Peaks for Julie

In September last year, Rosie Dewery took on our Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge to pay a special tribute to her mum, Julie, who was cared for at the end of her life…

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15 Jan 2021 Community

Rob Thewlis’ Mission 3,000 for 2021!

Rob Thewlis has been a dedicated supporter with The Kirkwood for over 10 years and since his mum, Susan, was cared for at the end of her life back in 2016, Rob has…

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