Persimmon hands over £1,000 to Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice

Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice in Peterborough.
Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice in Peterborough.

A hospice in Peterborough which provides almost 150,000 hours of care each year has received a donation from the region’s leading house builder.

Sue Ryder’s Thorpe Hall Hospice, in Longthorpe, has collected a £1,000 boost from Persimmon Homes East Midlands.

The donation comes as part of Persimmon’s Community Champions scheme.

Joanne Marriott, of Thorpe Hall Hospice, said: “We rely on the generosity of many people in the area including businesses – and we are very grateful to Persimmon Homes for this donation.”