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All media enquiries should be directed through our Marketing and Communications team, who would be pleased to help with providing information about our vital work for children and their families. Whether you would like to arrange to interview one of our spokespeople, would like more information about our work or a comment about the sector – our team would be pleased to help.

Ellen Diamond
Communications Officer

01795 845245
comms@demelza.org.uk

  • Demelza Younger Siblings Group 22 FEB

    Younger siblings group enjoy outward bound adventures

    Building dens, making campfires and toasting marshmallows proved a hit for our Younger Siblings Group during half term.

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  • Eastwell Manor Demelza 09 FEB

    Demelza welcomes new support from local Champneys Spa Hotel, Eastwell Manor

    We’re very excited to announce that Eastwell Manor, Champneys Spa Hotel in Ashford, Kent, will be supporting Demelza in 2018....

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  • Demelza Family PArty 22 JAN

    New Year parties are a hit with Demelza families

    Smiling faces and the sounds of laughter filled the room at Demelza’s New Year parties.

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  • Demelza Lottery 22 JAN

    New year brings lucky £25,000 win for Demelza Superdraw player

    Demelza Lottery and Superdraw player Sarah never imagined she would be a winner!

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  • Demelza Childrens Savings Account 18 JAN

    Kent Reliance giving away teddy bears to holders of new Demelza Children’s Savings Account

    New Demelza Children’s Savings Account is launched with Kent Reliance.

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  • Demelza Hospice Care for Children 31 DEC

    Thank you to all of our supporters

    2017 has been an incredibly busy year for Demelza. We'd like to share with you some of the highlights.

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  • Penny Lancaster Demelza SEL 07 DEC

    Penny Lancaster-Stewart officially opens the Demelza and Osborne Space To Grow project

    The Demelza Space to Grow project was officially opened by Lady Penny Lancaster-Stewart on Tuesday 5 December.

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  • Demelza Hospice Care for Children Sensory Garden 22 NOV

    Tesco Groundworks funds new Sensory Garden for our Kent hospice

    We proudly opened our new Sensory Garden this week, after 11 months of labour intensive work from over 50 volunteers....

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  • Choir In Church 20 NOV

    #MakeChristmasSpecial for Demelza families this year

    Christmas is a time for giving – but Demelza will be helping #MakeChristmasSpecial for the families by issuing a plea ...

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  • Matthew Edwards and David Mathieson, Swale Heating 06 NOV

    Businesses in Kent and South East London receive awards for children's hospice charity support

    Companies from across Kent and South East London were rewarded for their charity support at the annual Demelza Business Awards ...

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  • Demelza Maidstone 27 OCT

    Demelza shopping outlet now officially open!

    Mayor of Maidstone Cllr Malcolm Greer officially opened Demelza’s Shopping Outlet and Distribution Centre last week.

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  • Demelza Eltham Visual 26 OCT

    Demelza Space to Grow

    Our hospice in Eltham, South East London will be undergoing an exciting transformation as of next week.

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  • Penny Lancaster Hever Triathlon for Demelza 02 OCT

    Penny Lancaster and Sean Stewart join the PHAT Dads to complete iconic Hever Castle Triathlon for Demelza

    Last weekend Lady Penny Lancaster-Stewart, Sean Stewart and the PHAT Dads Club took on the iconic Hever Castle Triathlon.

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  • Demelza Sky Garden Ball 20 SEP

    Sky Garden Ball

    The Sky Garden was the venue for this year’s flagship ball-the most magnificent view looking right across the South East ...

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  • Adam Phillips Dart10K for Demelza 19 SEP

    Adam Phillips raises over £3000 for Demelza with epic Dart10K Swim

    Adam Phillips raises over £3000 for Demelza with epic Dart10K Swim

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  • Demelza Kent soft play reopening 15 SEP

    Kent FA and Kent Schools FA bring new soft play to Demelza Kent

    Thursday 7 September 2017 saw Demelza Hospice Care for Children proudly reopen their soft play room.

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  • Demelza Family Fun Day at Margate 04 SEP

    Demelza families fun day at Margate

    During the summer holidays, Demelza families were invited for a family Fun Day at Margate Sands.

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  • Demelza Bubble Rush Dartford Kent 11 AUG

    Demelza's frothy, foamy, family fun draws over 700 runners to Dartford

    Demelza’s hugely popular Bubble Rush made it’s return to Dartford’s Central Park last weekend.

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  • AxisEurope Demelza Abseil 27 JUL

    Demelza supporters raise over £10,000 as they take on UK’s highest freefall abseil

    On Sunday 23 July 44 brave fundraisers took on the epic challenge of abseiling 80m for Demelza.

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  • Sean’s House, Demelza South East London 20 JUL

    Baby Sean's Legacy for Demelza

    Newborn babies using Demelza’s hospice in Eltham, South East London are to benefit from brand new, state-of-the-art neonatal equipment.

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