Challenges and Events

Upcoming this year

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    The Great Hospice Cake Week 2017

    When: Friday 30th June 2017

    Located: In workplaces, schools and community groups across the region

    Get together with your friends, family or work colleagues over a slice of cake and help raise money for Dove House Hospice as part of The Great Hospice Cake Week 2017.


  • A Beautiful City

    When: 1st July 2017

    Located: Hull Central Library, Albion Street, HU1 3TF

    Local artist, Angela Bell, presents 'A Beautiful City', a 12 day art exhibition showing reflections of places that she has visited and our iconic city of Hull.

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  • Avenues Open Gardens

    When: Sundays 2nd and 9th July from 1pm to 5pm

    Located: HU5 Hull

    Every year since 1976, residents of the conservation area known as the Avenues open their gardens to raise money for charity. This year, we have a huge number of gardens opening with a massive diversity of gardening styles complimented by unique local Victorian and Edwardian architecture.

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  • Midnight Walk

    When: 29th July 2017

    Located: Beverley Racecourse

    Get the girls together, put on your brightest pink outfits and come along to our 10th Midnight Walk!

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  • Withernsea Festivals

    When: Sunday 6th August 2017 at 2pm

    Located: Withernsea Seafront

    Withernsea Festival is the largest free concert of its kind in Yorkshire and beyond. Featuring a full weekend of fabulous entertainment for all of the family...everyone is invited for what is sure to be a fantastic weekend!

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  • You're A Quizzard, Harry!

    When: Saturday 12th August 2017 at 7pm

    Located: Beverley Minster

    Put your Harry Potter knowledge to the test as we transform Beverley Minster into the Great Hall at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry!

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  • 25p for 25 Years

    When: End of term - December 2017

    Located: In your primary school

    We are encouraging primary schools from across Hull and East Yorkshire to make a small donation of just 25p per child to help us celebrate our 25th anniversary and in doing so raise approximately £21,500!

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  • 25 Miles in 25 Days

    When: 31st December 2017

    Located: Across Hull and East Yorkshire

    Perfect for those looking for a physical challenge to kick-start their fitness regime. Our 25 miles in 25 days challenge is a great way to support Dove House in our 25th anniversary year.

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  • £25 for 25 years

    When: 1st January 2018

    Located: Wherever you're celebrating your birthday!

    Celebrate your birthday this year and help Dove House Hospice celebrate its special birthday too!

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  • When: 31st December 2017

    Located: Across Hull and East Yorkshire

    If booze, cigarettes, chocolate or junk food are your vices, why not 'Ditch It for Dove House' and help us celebrate our 25th anniversary by pledging to give up your vice for 25 days.

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