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We’re a charity – we have to raise around two thirds of our income through a range of fundraising activities, including a calendar of fun events in which you can take part.

  • Starlight walk
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    Starlight walk

    24 June 2017

    The St. Rocco’s Starlight Ladies Walk is back for 2017 and even bigger and better than ever!

  • Great Manchester Run
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    Great Manchester Run

    Sunday 28th May 2017

    This year we have 20 free places in the 10K run through Manchester City Centre. All we ask is that you pledge to raise a minimum sponsorship of £200. Also we are delighted to have an extra 10 free places for the brand new Half Marathon and the minimum sponsorship target for this is £300. Stop Press! Fancy being a VIP? We've been given exclusive VIP access for 1 runner and their plus 1 to the VIP Hilton Hotel hospitality lounge on race day. To win this prize you must be the runner who has signed up to one of our places and raised the most sponsorship by Thursday 16th March. Still time to sign up and get fundraising! To secure your place email

  • RideLondon 100
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    RideLondon 100

    Sunday 30th July 2017

    St. Rocco's Hospice is delighted to be offering 6 FREE PLACES in the Prudential RideLondonSurrey100 on Sunday 30th July 2017! All we ask is that each rider kindly raises £600 in sponsorship. This ride has been a top date on the cycling calendar since the route first found fame at the London 2012 Olympic Games and you can cycle this iconic route to support patient care at St. Rocco's Hospice!

  • Dragon Boat Race
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    Dragon Boat Race

    30th July 2017

    The date is set for this year's event - Sunday 30th July 2017.

  • St. Rocco's Colour Run
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    St. Rocco's Colour Run

    3pm, 28th August 2017

    The St. Rocco’s Colour Run is back for 2017! Go from white to bright over this 3km course and raise vital funds to support patient care at St Rocco’s Hospice!

  • Golf Day
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    Golf Day

    Wednesday 20th September 2017

    After teaming up with Warrington Golf Club and Rybrook Jaguar for a fantastic golf day in 2016, we are delighted to be returning for this year’s event.

  • English Half Marathon
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    English Half Marathon

    Sunday 17th September 2017

    We’re looking for runners of any ability to join Team Rocco this September in the English Half Marathon and 10km Road Race.

  • £50 for 50 Days Challenge

    The St. Rocco’s £50 for 50 days Challenge is a great way for teams to work together to raise money for St. Rocco’s Hospice so that we can continue to care for our patients and their families. Each team will be given £50*and 50 days to find innovative and interesting ways to raise as much money as possible. * Please note a minimum of £50 must be returned to the Hospice at the end of the 50 days.

  • Snowdon by Night

    Our brand new challenge for2017! Trek the highest mountain in England and Wales whilst raising much-needed funds for patient care, a unique experience that you won’t want to miss!

  • St. Rocco's Sunflowers

    27 May 2017

    Celebrate the life of someone you love this summer with an everlasting St. Rocco’s sunflower.