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Gracie’s Christmas miracle

“No child should wake up on Christmas morning without their family around them.”   Throughout the festive rush there is often an unsung hero; a star that shines brighter than the one that tops your tree - family.   As many of us are sadly aware, our loved ones may not always be...

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Atkinsons put the FUN into Fundraising

Atkinsons put the FUN into Fundraising for Weston Park Cancer Charity   The family-run department store, Atkinsons, welcomed charity ambassador and Sheffield United Football Club’s Goalkeeper Simon Moore to kick off their festive fundraising in support of Weston Park Cancer Charity. Sheffield Wednesday also provided a signed...

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Construction Ball raises £30,500

The 18th Sheffield Charity Construction Ball raises £30,500 for Weston Park!   The annual Charity Ball on 19th October, organised by Arup, HLM Architects and Rider Levett Bucknall, this year selected Weston Park Cancer Charity as its recipient of the proceeds raised on the night.   Held this year...

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New Service Launched

New service launched at Weston Park Cancer Support Centre to provide much needed support to men living with cancer   Weston Park Cancer Support Centre, on Northumberland Road, Sheffield is proud to be one of the first venues in the UK to offer men a ‘skin fitness’...

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Dr Shobha Silva

Thanks to your generosity and dedicated support, we are able to fund vital research fellowships and invest in health for the future, enabling Weston Park Hospital to remain at the forefront of cancer care.   But don’t just take our word for it.   Without “pivotal support and funding,”...

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Terry Waite MBE

Terry Waite MBE, CBE explores the similarities of solitary confinement and surviving a cancer diagnosis   In an exclusive interview, humanitarian and author, Terry Waite MBE, CBE, revealed how he drew on his inner strength to survive almost five years in captivity.   The WP2020 for Business event, hosted...

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Kindness in Action

Recently, Weston Park Cancer Charity ran a very special competition, in support of the Age UK Sheffield Independent Living Coordinator service, which helps improve the lives of older cancer patients in the local community.   Pupils from a number of primary schools across the South Yorkshire region...

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Solicitors’ take on 10k

Staff from Sheffield’s Wake Smith Solicitors will put their best feet forward to raise funds for Weston Park Cancer Charity.   A 12-strong team from the city-based law firm has signed up to take part in the Sheffield 10k on 23 September.   The team, which includes Kate Lax,...

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WP2020 members’ invitation

EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS’ INVITATION An Evening with Terry Waite CBE   On Monday 24th September, WP2020 for Business members will attend an exclusive evening with Terry Waite CBE, hosted by Weston Park Cancer Charity.   Terry Waite CBE, a former envoy to the Archbishop of Canterbury, was taken hostage in Beirut...

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