Research News

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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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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A Q&A with Weston Park Cancer Centre

Sarah Danson, Consultant Oncologist at Weston Park Hospital and Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Sheffield, tells unLTD about the internationally renowned research at Weston Park Cancer Centre and the potentially lifesaving impact a clinical trial can have for patients facing a cancer...

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Joining forces against cancer

The University of Sheffield is a leading player in the field of cancer research, both nationally and globally, with researchers paving the way towards finding new and better treatments for this devastating disease.   Their success is in no small part down to the continued backing of organisations such as Weston...

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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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Harry Gration MBE meets Kevin McCabe

In an exclusive interview, Harry Gration MBE recently spoke to Kevin McCabe revealing the life of a man behind a national and global business in real estate and leisure.   Hosted by WP2020 for Business, the event is designed to encourage businesses to invest in the pioneering...

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Mum among first in world to receive new treatment

A mum-of-three who says that the hardest thing about having cancer was that her youngest daughter wouldn't kiss her for fear of catching the disease has become one of the first in the world to take part in a groundbreaking first-in-human cancer study at Weston...

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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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