Southern Area Hospice thanks

THE Southern Area Hospice would like to thank those who contributed to their recent street collections held in Lurgan on Saturday March 3, the amount raised was £1,390.88.

The hospice would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support to your local hospice.

They currently provide invaluable support and care to people who are suffering from Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease and other terminal illnesses in the Southern Area Health Board and will continue to do so, but appreciates the support of the local community, as they must raise £2.2 million this year, equivalent to £251 per hour to provide their services.