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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.

Jane Barlow
PR and Communications Manager

01795 845214
07731 011865
jane.barlow@demelza.org.uk

  • SELfundaysquare 03 OCT

    Sun shines at South East London Community Fun Day

    People of all ages enjoyed stalls, games and free guided tours of Demelza SEL, our children's hospice in Eltham.

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  • new sensory garden (thumbnail for web) 12 SEP

    Tesco shoppers urged to vote for sensory garden project

    Find out how you can vote for Demelza's sensory garden project while you are doing a food shop!

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  • 160813-6 thumbnail 15 AUG

    Fun in the sun for families

    Find out what Spiderman was doing at Demelza SEL.

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  • plaque-(1) for web 29 JUL

    New extension to pool thanks to legacy

    Thanks to a legacy from the Stone family our hydro pools now has two new shower cubicles and an extra ...

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  • TMP_0066 (for web) 15 JUL

    Families enjoy fun day and music festival

    Demelza Kent was transformed into a mini music festival at the weekend.

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  • Johncropped 14 JUN

    Star wars actor makes dreams come true for Demelza children

    John Boyega, who plays Finn in The Force Awakens, spent time at our Eltham hospice Demelza SEL

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  • Demelza-16 13 JUN

    Photographer works with children to create unique artwork

    What did Demelza children choose to be for a special photoshoot? Read on to find out....

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  • 13392148_1100332976654563_6474653143109089525_o 13 JUN

    Right royal occasion at Eastbourne Carnival

    Read all about our entry in Eastbourne Carnival.

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  • E Sussex craft day thumbnail 03 JUN

    Crafty card making for Royal Carnival entry

    Find out how Demelza children have been helping to decorate the float for Eastbourne Carnival

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  • Danni 12 MAY

    International Nurses Day: A chance to celebrate our amazing care staff

    Recognising our incredible care team on International Nurses Day.

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  • Louie (thumbnail for web) 06 MAY

    Eleven-year-old cycles for charity which supports his family

    Read why Louie chose to cycle 17.5k for Demelza

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  • Ryan Brighton Marathon_thumbnail 19 APR

    Runners take on Brighton Marathon for Demelza

    Nearly 30 runners - including our CEO - took on 26.2 miles in aid of #TeamDemelza on Sunday.

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  • Hallie (resized thumbnail) 15 APR

    Kent FA appeal highlights importance of play

    A family using Demelza is urging people to get behind the drive to refurbish our soft play room.

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  • lucky-dippy-egg 17 MAR

    What an egg-cellent idea

    Download our fundraising poster to help children at Demelza have fun this Easter.

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  • elephant (resized) 07 MAR

    Art attack: Find out more about our art therapy

    Meet our artists in residence

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  • matthew_and_josie 04 JAN

    Therapies on offer to help families cope

    Thanks to our generous supporters we can provide vital therapies to seriously ill children and their families.

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