The Shooting Star Children's Hospice

(Enhancing quality of life, when every moment counts)

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Opening Next Year in Hampton

Latest Photos at 5th Nov 04

Here is a splendid shot of the new Hospice, which opens up hope and relief to many families. It is the result of nine years...The Hospice... of untiring effort by supporters of the Trust. Their work will of course continue, because running costs will be high.

complete with builders rubble and waste. Even unfinished, it is an imposing structure...
Main EntranceCloseup...with great windows to let in the light. This is better appreciated from a different angle - though still with builders rubble, of course!

This is a shot of one of the corridors...I wonder why ...Corridor... I keep thinking of lighthouses when I see this!

The spa and pool is seen here taking's amazing how quickly this happens, and the benefits of this facility will be far-reaching.

In a corner of the central courtyard lies a secret garden...Secret Garden... with a play area and magic hut where the youngsters
can enjoy themselves.

Finally there are two views
of the Central Courtyard itself...
CourtyardCourtyard Again...which give some idea
of the scale of the undertaking.

If you would like to help this terrific cause, details of donation methods and the Lottery are given on the Shooting Stars Site.

MEET (some of) THE TEAM

An Energetic Crew at the 2004 Regatta


A More Sedate Gathering With the Mayor At the 2003 Regatta