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Thursday 28 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Hospice

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Comedian shares funny and heartbreaking tweets from dying father's bedside
Laurie Kilmartin’s father is dying from lung cancer.
2,500 patients a year are denied access to hospice services
There should be 450 hospice beds in the country. Today, there are only 155 hospice beds available.
35,000 children to wear PJs to school to raise money for hospice care
Since its establishment in 2003, National Pyjama Day has raised over €1.73 million for children’s charities in Ireland.
Pics: 'Lincoln' props to be auctioned following Day-Lewis Oscar win
The props, which were donated by Steven Spielberg, were held back from a previous auction and will go towards the Wicklow Hospice Foundation.
Report: Irish hospice care high, but regional inequalities persist
A programme introduced in hospices was examined by Trinity College Dublin researchers.
GALLERY: A taste of Hollywood for Dublin's 'Lincoln' premiere
Steven Spielberg’s new movie is getting its European premiere in Dublin thanks to Daniel Day Lewis’s affinity for a Wicklow hospice.
Pics: Props from Lincoln film to be auctioned for Wicklow Hospice
Organisers hope to raise funds for building a new stand alone hospice in Brittas Bay with the help of one of its patrons, Daniel Day-Lewis.
Senators ask: Why won't the State set aside money for terminally ill children?
A group of Senators are asking the State to put aside money for a home nursing care programme for children – but it looks unlikely to pass.
Daniel O'Donnell adds his 'cúpla focal' to charity CD
The Donegal crooner has contributed to an Irish album to help raise money for a local hospice.
The Daily Fix: Saturday
In tonight’s Fix: The fall out from the Vatican’s response to the Cloyne report; why there could be good news for mortgage holders; and what’s happening down at the Electric Picnic?