WP2020 for Business 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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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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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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WP2020 members’ invitation

EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS’ INVITATION An Evening with Terry Waite CBE   On Monday 24th September, WP2020 for Business members will attend an exclusive evening with Terry Waite CBE, hosted by Weston Park Cancer Charity.   Terry Waite CBE, a former envoy to the Archbishop of Canterbury, was taken hostage in Beirut...

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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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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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