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A rad wolf

Devoted hospice volunteers rack up more than 100 years’ service

Three of Ashgate Hospice’s longest-serving volunteers who have more than a combined 100 years’ service between them are inviting others to do their bit to help provide care. 

Dorothy Tilley, Brenda Bagshaw and Kathleen White have been giving up their time to support the North Derbyshire hospice’s work since it was founded in 1988. 

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Information Governance and Declaration

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Criminal record declaration

If you have answered yes, you now have two options on how to disclose your criminal record