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Be a star this Christmas

Be a star this Christmas and make Weston Park’s 50th year bigger than ever!     Our 2019 Christmas Star appeal launches as Weston Park Cancer Centre looks forward to its 50th birthday. We’re hoping to make it a bigger year than ever!     Each Christmas, Weston Park Cancer Charity’s...

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Spotlight on Trials

Enabling and funding research is just one of the ways we're here, at every step, to support you with and beyond cancer. For any enquiries regarding any of the trails please email: [email protected]     PLATFORM Trial March 2020   Oesophageal and gastric cancers are relatively common in the UK, with approximately...

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Anna finally gets her happy, Christmas at home

When Anna Panter fell pregnant, she and husband Adam were over the moon. They started planning, closed the pub they were running, bought a new home and began to prepare to for their life as parents.   But at her 12-week scan, Anna was told that she...

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A Wonderful Gift

A LIFETIME’S WORK AND A LIFE-CHANGING LEGACY – MARY BRADLEY’S ENDURING GIFT TO WESTON PARK CANCER CHARITY Mary Bradley, who spent a lifetime working with cancer patients and was Weston Park’s first superintendent radiographer, has gifted Weston Park Cancer Charity in excess of £300,000 in her...

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The life-changing difference a legacy gift can make

Helen Gentle, Deputy Director of Fundraising at Weston Park Cancer Charity, tells us about the life-changing difference a legacy gift can make   When you next come to make or update your Will, and have provided for your friends and family, please take a moment to imagine...

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New dance classes launched

Weston Park Cancer Charity is proud to fund a new series of dance classes run by Dancing for Health.   Organiser, Tracey Barnes, tells us more about the dancing initiative...

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Sheffield Mutual announces Charity Award

Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society has announced the winners of the 2019 Charity Award.   At the beginning of January, Sheffield Mutual asked its members and the general public to nominate their favourite charities to receive an award. A panel of staff and Committee members then shortlisted the...

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Research update: developing improved therapies

Post-doctoral research associate, Dr Lewis Quayle tells Weston Park Cancer Charity about the innovative research he is carrying out to develop improved therapies for metastatic breast cancer.   Each year, a considerable number of patients at Weston Park Cancer Centre are diagnosed with breast cancer bone metastasis,...

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