Retail plays a vital role for many hospices and is a key part of their fundraising operations, with over 2,500 hospice shops throughout the UK generating profits of over £55 million each year.

Retail Steering Group


Our Retail Steering Group contributes to and assists our work in supporting our members with their retail activity, including:

   -  Supporting the development of the Hospice UK retail conference.

   -  Share knowledge and best practices through e-newsletters, toolkits, guides etc.

   -  Encourage the development of opportunities through collaborative projects.

   -  Work collaboratively with the Charity Retail Association.

   -  Raise the profile of retail within the hospice movement.

   -  Support hospice retail training needs.

Shop assistant/ volunteer
Hospice Retail

Steering group members

Region Member
Midlands Ross Henderson, Severn Hospice (Chair)
North East Caroline Peach, St Barnabas Hospice
North West Carol Pilkington, Willowbrook Hospice
Scotland Susan Cooper, Highland Hospice
South East/London Angela Burgess, Keech Hospice
South East/London Fiona Eaton, St Clare Hospice
South West vacant

Get involved


If you are interested in getting involved in your regional retail group, please contact Emine Omer, our Membership Engagement Officer.