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Forgemasters donates film location fee

Sheffield's most iconic engineering company, Sheffield Forgemasters, has pledged a film location fee in memory of a former employee.   The company has donated £2,500 to Weston Park Cancer Charity in memory of retired Melt Shop refractories manager, Nigel Hobson from Stanington, who died just a matter...

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Solicitors Smash Fundraising Target

Staff, clients and friends of Wake Smith Solicitors have helped to raise the firm's biggest annual charity fundraising total to date - with a whopping £8,500 collected in support of Weston Park Cancer Charity in Sheffield.   Employees at the Sheffield law firm chose the cancer charity...

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Family Fundraising

Here at Weston Park Cancer Charity, we aim to create a better life for everyone living with cancer, both now and in the future, but we cannot achieve that ambition on our own.   This Volunteers' Week, we are shining a spotlight on the huge difference our...

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Providing Practical and Emotional Support

Nationally, statistics tell us that 78% of cancer patients have emotional support needs such as stress, anxiety and depression, but sadly, just 1-in-10 say they receive sufficient support.   Our mission at Weston Park Cancer Charity is to create a better life for everyone living with cancer,...

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Building Partnerships

M&S Meadowhall has raised over £40,000 in support of Weston Park Cancer Charity since 2016!   In 2016, Weston Park Cancer Charity was delighted to be chosen as Marks & Spencer Meadowhall’s Charity of the Year partner.   The partnership was a huge success, so much so that the...

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Pentagon Drive Charity Partnership

Thank you to Pentagon Vauxhall Sheffield for making our charity partnership such an incredible success.   Since our partnership began in 2015, Pentagon has raised over £16,500 and the team have also handed over the keys to a number of brand-new vehicles, to ensure Weston Park Cancer...

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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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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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