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Chesterfield Transport Service

Free Chesterfield cancer treatment transport service launched   We are delighted to have launched a new transport service to provide people from Chesterfield who are living with cancer with free, safe travel to Sheffield hospitals for treatment.   The service will operate twice daily between the University of Derby’s...

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Record-breaking amount raised by Irwin Mitchell partnership

We’re celebrating the success of a record-breaking partnership after our work with Irwin Mitchell contributed more than £100,000 towards providing treatment, enabling research and enhancing facilities for cancer patients across the region.   The Charity of the Year partnership with Irwin Mitchell’s Sheffield office raised more than...

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Fond farewell as Sam departs

We’re bidding a fond farewell to our CEO, Sam Dixon, who will be leaving her role with us in May after more than seven years with Weston Park Cancer Charity.   During her time with us, Sam and the Weston Park team have supported thousands of cancer...

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Pandemic lockdown reflections: a year on

By Margaret Harrison, Head of Cancer Support Services and Vicky Brady, Senior Health Care Professional     The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted everybody in different ways, and as the nation takes time to reflect a year to the day since the start of the first national lockdown (23 March), our team has taken...

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Your views are important to us!

We’ve partnered with a local social enterprise, called Viewpoint, to help us capture the thoughts and opinions of those facing cancer, those who support them and the people who make our work possible.   The Covid-19 outbreak has disrupted so much of the treatment and support that...

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