History of the Hospice

Primrose Hospice has been going strong since 1987. Here's a few of our milestones:

1987 - Primrose Hospice opens at Hilltop.

2003 - Work begins on a new £560,000 extension to the  St Godwalds site.

2004 - New extension completed, expanding our Day Hospice
           - Primrose at the Princess unit at the Princess of Wales Hospital opens to patients
           - New extension at the Day Hospice and Primrose at the Princess’
           officially opened by the Duchess of Gloucester 

2008 - Primrose celebrates 21 years and an additional extension links the old
           building to the to the newly completed extension

2009 - Dedicated night service opened

2010 - Primrose was awarded a grant of £716,000 to build the New Family Support

2011 - Family Support Building, the Coppice Centre is opened

2012 - Primrose Celebrates 25 years.

2015 - Garden Room opened