The Big Curry Night at the hospice, 28th February 2023

Join us at our hospice for a curry banquet that is second to ‘naan’!

We’re delighted to tell you that our traditional annual Scrummy Mummy Curry Night will be back in person this year.

We’ve decided to celebrate being able to hold a physical event by hosting it at a very special venue – our children’s hospice. What’s more, while our curry nights used to be a ladies’ night, by popular demand this year we’re opening it up to absolutely everyone.

Tickets are limited so book yours today!

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Tickets are £35 per person and include:

7pm welcome drink

2 course curry banquet

Dessert bar (including, of course, Granny’s trifle)

We have teamed up with the team from Sultan in Wokingham to create a delicious menu for our evening.

Curry menu

A very special tradition reaching back 14 years

Our Scrummy Mummy curry night has a very special meaning. It was named after the affectionate nickname Alexander had given his mum Fiona, our CEO and Co-Founder and brings together some of Alexander’s favourite foods – curry and his granny’s trifle! Our very first Scrummy Mummy took place in 2007 in the hall of Alexander’s school with Fiona serving homemade curry to local supporters.

Need our help?

The word hospice should not seem scary and getting support from us doesn’t have to mean a child’s death is imminent. Helping to enrich the lives of the children and their families is at the heart of our service, our end of life and bereavement support is just a part of what we do.

Our children’s hospice service covers the whole of Berkshire and into surrounding counties. If you think your child may be eligible for our services, please do get in touch.

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Talia’s got something exciting to tell you… Tickets for our Big Curry Night at the hospice are on sale! 🍽🍛

We’re thrilled to share that our wonderful friends at Wokingham curry restaurant, Sultan will be cooking up a delicious Indian banquet for guests to enjoy this year.

Take a sneak peek at the menu and book your place 👇
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🛒Your weekly shop could help raise money for Together for Short Lives and children’s hospices like Alexander Devine at no extra cost to you!

If you shop at your local Morrisons and buy from their Every Pack Gives Back range throughout February, a donation will be made to Morrisons' charity partner, Together for Short Lives.

This fantastic partnership is raising vital funds for children’s hospices up and down the country like Alexander Devine, helping us deliver specialist care for local children with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions, and their families.

Children just like Pippa, who needs round-the-clock care:
“Alexander Devine's support is invaluable. They are there through all sorts of different issues, whether it be emotional support or medical advice, and that’s not just for Pippa but for all of us. It’s brilliant how they provide this hug.” - Danielle, Pippa's mum
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Are you a nurse or carer interested in working in children's palliative care?

Come along to our Careers Morning at our Maidenhead children's hospice on Saturday 4th March to find out about the varied, exciting, and rewarding roles available.

This event is aimed at student nurses, Band 4 Nurse Associates, Band 5 and 6 Nurses, Band 3 and 4 Carers, and Nursery Nurses.

Book your place by emailing or please call 01628 822777 for more information

#nursejobs #carers #childrenshospicecare #palliativecare #nurserynurse #SpecialPlaceToWork #Berkshirejobs
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