Our Ambassadors

Neil Hurst

All Star Family Fortunes funny man and Panto star Neil Hurst is a local celebrity and has been supporting the hospice for many years including compering hospice events such as the annual Garden Party and helping to organise the Overgate Big Night Out.

Dr Brian Whitaker

Dr Brian Whitaker retired in 2011 and, after working for Overgate Hospice for over 18 years and being such a valuable member of staff, is now continuing to support Overgate by actively promoting the hospice to local GP’s .

Claire O'Connor

Claire O’Connor, a mother of four from Greetland, set up the dance academy ‘Baby Ballet’ for babies and toddlers. Her classes have proved so successful that she now franchises the idea across the country. Despite her busy lifestyle Claire still finds time to support the hospice by attending and promoting hospice events and selling hospice merchandise.

Neil Davidson

Neil Davidson, the former Group CSR Manager of Marshalls PLC, is a member of the Overgate Hospice Corporate Steering Committee and also organises the Overgate Sportsman’s Dinner. Neil has recently been awarded the ‘Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire’ title for services to the Community of Calderdale.