Your Stories

We’re here when a diagnosis changes everything, when making the most of every day matters, and when grief knocks you off your feet. Longfield Hospice provides free and expert care for thousands of people across Gloucestershire every year. Here are some of their stories.

If you would like to share your Longfield story, please submit it using the form below and we will get in touch with you.

Penny and Nigel

“Longfield’s care is an extraordinary gift”

Maddie, John and Peter

“There is magic in this garden, we feel it”


“Longfield helped us keep our promise”

June and Pete

“Longfield kept us smiling when things have felt difficult and heavy.”

Richard E Grant

“An audience with award winning Actor Richard E Grant”

Jennie and Jerry

“We made the most of every precious day”

Ray and Lisa

“Your carers drove through a snowstorm to reach us”


“When grief feels overwhelming, try counselling”

In Memory of David

“David as remembered by his daughter Anna

In Memory of Margaret

“Remembered by daughter Carol”

Sam in Memory of Mum

“Sam’s story in memory of his mum”

Dan’s Story

“His record-breaking cycle ride”

Roy Archer

Getting to know Roy & Margaret – the people behind a legacy gift

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