Hos­pice thrilled to win

Accrington Observer - - YOUR VIEWS -

EAST Lan­cashire Hos­pice is cel­e­brat­ing af­ter be­ing crowned ‘Char­ity of the Year’ at a re­cent awards cer­e­mony.

The hos­pice re­ceived the pres­ti­gious ti­tle at the 2BR Lo­cal Hero Awards af­ter be­ing voted for by the pub­lic.

Judges said: “They re­ally do help any­one - and you don’t have to be dy­ing to go there. We were told th­ese peo­ple go above and be­yond for all their pa­tients, fam­i­lies and friends.”

Sharon Crym­ble, fundrais­ing man­ager, said they were “ab­so­lutely thrilled” to have won.

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