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Life beyond Cancer

After surgery and a blood transfusion on Christmas Eve 2012, Becca was told there was now no sign of the cancer and, although spreading was thought to be inevitable, for now she was in remission.   Tom, a Financial Advisor at Aviva, was determined to raise money...

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Janet’s Story

Janet Blackburn (60) was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010 and just 2 weeks later her husband, Robin, was diagnosed with cancer of the oesophagus.   Janet underwent a mastectomy, had her lymph nodes removed, received chemotherapy at Weston Park Hospital and responded well to treatment. Sadly,...

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Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill backs major fundraising appeal

Jessica Ennis-Hill is backing an appeal to raise half a million pounds to improve facilities at Weston Park Hospital in Sheffield. Weston Park Cancer Charity is working in partnership with the NHS to deliver huge improvements to inpatient facilities which will benefit thousands of cancer...

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2016 Christmas Star Appeal

We would like to thank everyone who kindly donated to the2016 Christmas Star Appeal, we were once again overwhelmed with the many messages of remembrance, celebration and hope that we received. We are pleased to say that over £30k was raised for the Cancer Charity. As...

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Vince Cable backs WP2020 for Business

Sir Vince Cable took time out of his campaign to become the next Liberal Democrat leader to urge business leaders to back a £1 million appeal boosting world leading cancer services in Sheffield.   He was the latest high profile guest speaker at an event to promote the...

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WP2020 Launch Event

Weston Park 2020 for Business launched on Tuesday 1st March at Weston Park Hospital where representatives from interested businesses attended the event hosted by Charity Patron, Greg Dyke.   Attendees were given an insight into the work of the hospital and charity as well as more information...

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