Hospice charity celebrates anniversary with black tie event

Herriot Hospice Homecare's Richmond shop.

AN exclusive black tie event to mark a local hospice care charity’s 25th anniversary year will take place later this month.

Herriot Hospice Homecare will mark 25 years of providing hospice care by holding a dinner at the Crathorne Hall Hotel, Yarm, on Saturday 10th March.

Guests will be welcomed with reception drinks and music provided by a harpist, before sitting down to a sumptuous three-course meal.

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Guests will have the opportunity to bid for a selection of exciting auction lots, including a private dinner with celebrity vet, Julian Norton from the Channel 5 hit series ‘The Yorkshire Vet’, and a VIP tour of the House of Lords with afternoon tea..

And, to close the evening, there will be a performance from a live band.

Herriot Hospice Homecare Chief Executive Tony Collins said: “This year Herriot marks a quarter of a decade at the heart of the local community.

“This prestigious event offers local people the opportunity to share this special milestone with us, while enjoying an evening of luxury and entertainment.

“We are looking forward to welcoming guests to what promises to be a unforgettable evening, and with a limited number of tickets remaining, we encourage anyone wishing to be part of this special event to get in touch as soon as possible.

“All funds raised at Herriot’s Anniversary Dinner will be invested directly in the services we provide right here in our communities of Hambleton and Richmondshire.

“Whether it’s providing end of life care, bereavement counselling, respite sitting and much more, events like this make a real difference to our work.”

Tickets are £85 per person, or £800 for tables of 10 and are allocated on a first come, first served basis. To book, or find out more about the event, please telephone 01609 777 413 or email fr-team@herriothh.org.uk

Crathorne Hall is offering a limited number of rooms at a discounted rate for Herriot Hospice Homecare guests who wish to stay overnight following the event. Those wishing to take advantage of this offer should contact the hotel as soon as possible.