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BPL centres in Bassetlaw have raised over £5,000

BPL centres in Bassetlaw have raised over £5,00 for Weston Park Cancer Charity over the past year.   Retford, Worksop and Bircotes Leisure Centres and Kilton Forest have raised the money through a variety of fundraising days, including a Christmas Jumper Day, a 10 Year Anniversary Celebration...

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Peter uses the Power of the Game to Tackle Prostate Cancer

Lifelong Sheffield Wednesday supporter uses the power of the game to tackle prostate cancer   As part of the Weston Park Cancer Charities Derby Day takeover at Hillsborough Stadium on 4 March, Peter is sharing his journey and encouraging others to "get checked".   On October 4 2016, lifelong...

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Sheffield Football Clubs Tackle Cancer Together

#Sheffieldtacklescancer   Two rival football clubs are set to come together next week to raise funds for Weston Park Cancer Charity which supports the region’s only specialist cancer hospital – Weston Park Cancer Centre.   Sadly, both clubs have seen fans and their families affected by cancer and consequently...

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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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Facing Cancer With Confidence

11 years ago, Claire Parker-Jewell’s life changed. It was they day she was diagnosed with cancer.     “In 2008, I found out that I had a form of cancer, but they didn’t know whether it was lung cancer or lymphoma.     “This was the day I realised how strong...

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Almost £4500 raised at Owlerton Ladies Evening

Owlerton Greyhound Stadium's Ladies Evening - held in support of Weston Park Cancer Charity - saw women from across the region come together to raise £4452.   The glitzy event, which took place last summer, included 16 exhilarating races, a raffle - with prizes from some of...

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Kicking off the Festive Season

Christmas came early for patients and their families at Weston Park Cancer Centre when the Sheffield Wednesday team arrived for a surprise visit.   Armed with lots of presents and plenty of #BlueandWhiteChristmas cheer, The Owls spent time chatting with patients and staff, as well as some excited...

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Christmas came early for local cancer patients

Sheffield United kicked off Christmas early as they surprised staff, patients and their families at Weston Park Cancer Centre and took the time to walk around the hospital wards, where they signed autographs and posed for selfies.   In what was a moving and emotional afternoon, The...

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