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Matthew McCullough, was so touched by the love and care his late mother Sally received while staying at the hospice, he decided to give something back.
Matthew said: "My mum had ovarian cancer, and she did pass away in the hospice, but our experience as a family of the hospice was so good.
"We were almost blown away by the people and the place that it was, it wasn't actually a sad place, which surprised me.