Details of our previous and current events are listed below, for more information on any of our events please contact the Fundraising Team on 0161 624 9984 or email


13 Jan 2023, 17:49

Is 2024 your year to rise to the challenge, make your mark, or even conquer your fears? You could be one of our wonderful fundraisers who will be supporting our patients living with a life-limiting illness, along with their families.

An Evening with Frank

9 Aug 2023, 14:16

Join us for An Evening with Atlantic Rower, Business Ambassador for Oldham, and Chairman of Oldham Athletic AFC, Frank Rothwell. 

Rose To Remember

14 Mar 2022, 08:59

We will be holding Rose to Remember again on Sunday 23rd June 2024, 11.30am - 2pm. For more information or to order your rose, please visit this page from 22nd March or contact our Fundraising Team on 0161 624 9984.

Morecambe Bay Walk

6 Feb 2024, 18:37

Take part in a unique and scenic walk with our 8-mile trek across the Leven Estuary; from Arnside to Grange-over-Sands, across Morecambe Bay. Ideal for walking groups, families, dog walkers and previous participants of our Hospice to Hospice Walk.

Tough Mudder

15 Feb 2024, 16:10

Tough Mudder brings the obstacle run to your doorstep. Join us at Heaton Park, Manchester to take on this incredible 6-mile course with mud, obstacles and fun.

Summer Fayre

8 Jun 2023, 10:45

We were thrilled to welcome the community to our Hospice for our Summer Fayre on Sunday 30th July 2023. The event was a huge success with over 500 people visiting us for an afternoon of family-friendly fun and the launch of our new mascot, Hartley.

Golf Day

21 Apr 2022, 16:58

Our Golf Day, The Dr Kershaw’s Cup, took place on Friday 15th September 2023 at Crompton and Royton Golf Club and we were thrilled with how successful the event was, with golf enthusiasts enjoying an action-packed day of golf, whilst also raising funds for patient care in the local community.

Christmas Fayre

21 Oct 2022, 14:25

We were thrilled to welcome the community to our Hospice for our Christmas Fayre on Sunday 19th November 2023. The event was a huge success with around 500 people visiting us for a festive afternoon inside the Hospice.

Light Up a Life

7 Oct 2020, 09:53

Join us for our special Light Up a Life service on Sunday 3rd December 2023, which takes place virtually and in-person at Dr Kershaw’s Hospice. It's an opportunity to remember your loved ones whilst supporting your local hospice.

Christmas Concert

24 Oct 2022, 16:14

Our Christmas Concert is taking place on Thursday 14th December 2023 at Oldham Parish Church. Get in the festive mood with readings and carols, and a performance from Dr Kershaw’s Hospice Choir.

Festive Fundraisers

27 Oct 2022, 16:25

Last year, Dr Kershaw's once again ran a range of festive fundraisers for the community to take part in, at home, school or in the workplace, to support patient care at the Hospice and across the borough of Oldham. Thank you to everyone who got involved!

Dr Kershaw's Strictly

25 Jan 2021, 12:34

Friday 15th March 2024 will see Dr Kershaw’s bring our very own version of Strictly Come Dancing to the Queen Elizabeth Hall. Dr Kershaw's Strictly 2024 will see each dance couple perform a dance to this year's theme - 'A Night at the Movies.'

Bunny Hop

17 Feb 2022, 10:45

Dr Kershaw’s Bunny Hop is a wonderfully inclusive experience. It supports a child’s wellbeing and helps develop a sense of being part of one big team, collectively working to engage with their local community.