Programme

View the programme for the 2019 Hospice UK Retail Conference, to be held on 11 April.

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9.15am onwards
Registration, exhibition and refreshments
10am
Welcome and introduction

Ruth Freeman, CEO, Myton Hospice

10.15am
Charity Retail Association
10.20am
Plenary 1: 'We all have mental health'

Steve O'Neil, Training Manager, MIND Retail

11.00am
Hospice UK Retail Awards 2018
  • Hospice Retail Team of the Year
  • Specialist Retail Outlet of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • E-commerce business of the year
  • Most unusual item donated

More information on the awards can be found on the website.

11.20am
Refreshments and exhibition
11.40am
Workshop 1 sessions:
  1. 'Practical magic' - how Harry Potter, steampunks and 40's fashion have conjured up new audiences and profit for St. Barnabas Hospice, Lincoln
  2. Taking the drama out of managing volunteers
  3. 'A shop of delights' - St Richard's Hospice
  4. Street theatre: the changing face of the British high street
  5. 'The field of dreams' - defining your retail strategy and making it work
12.30pm
Lunch and exhibition

1.30pm
Plenary 2: 'Local Hero or Braveheart?' How Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland use their shops to engage the community in addition to raising funds

Jay Hogarty, Head of Retail, Chest, Heart & Stroke Scotland

2.10pm
Workshop 2 sessions:
  1. 'Practical magic' - how Harry Potter, steampunks and 40's fashion have conjured up new audiences and profit for St. Barnabas Hospice, Lincoln
  2. Taking the drama out of managing volunteers
  3. 'A shop of delights' - St Richard's Hospice
  4. Street theatre: the changing face of the British high street
  5. 'The field of dreams' - defining your retail strategy and making it work
3.00pm
Refreshments and exhibition

3.20pm
Plenary 3: All that glistens is not gold

Textile Recycling Association

3.50pm - 4pm
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