Taking Flight unveiled

On Friday 24th May, Taking Flight was officially unveiled and opened to the public.

The sun shone brightly on guests and visitors to Trentham Gardens as the ribbon was cut and Taking Flight was declared officially open.


Is it a bird? Is it a plane?... No, it's James Du Pavey!

#TheFlyingEstateAgent risking life and limb as he flies 1200 km by powered paraglider (paramotor) from Land’s End to John O’Groats to raise £10,000 for The Donna Louise Hospice... also attempting to enter the history books by breaking a world record in the process!

Charity football match

Footballing staff from Leek United kick off against a team from The Donna Louise at Stoke City FC’s bet365 Stadium this week as part of a fundraising goal for the North Staffordshire charity.

Longton Shop opening

The Donna Louise Hospice for Children & Young People is opening a charity shop in Longton.

At 10am on Tuesday 14th May the new shop, in Longton, will be officially opened by 3 year-old Lottie, one of the children supported by The Donna Louise.

10k 2019

Online registration for The Donna Louise’s 5k and 10k races closes this weekend on Sunday 12th May.

Opening of the Denise Coates Foundation Building

On Wednesday 1st May, The Donna Louise Hospice for Children & Young People welcomed Denise Coates CBE to formally open the Denise Coates Foundation Building.

The Butterflies

An illustration of The Butterflies artwork has been revealed!

Taking Flight, to be installed at Trentham Gardens, will feature 5,000 ceramic butterflies and each is on sale as part of an innovative campaign to raise funds for The Donna Louise Hospice for Children & Young People, in Staffordshire.

The Butterflies

The Donna Louise has launched a special campaign inspired by former service user Charlotte Thom which will culminate in a stunning butterfly themed art installation at the heart of the world-renowned gardens at the Trentham Estate.

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