Weston Park

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...

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...

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,...

Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

| |   Organised dates available each year  | |   The Yorkshire Three Peaks route is 24 miles (38.6km) and includes 1585m (5200ft) of ascent.   The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge takes on the peaks of Pen-y-ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough, usually in this order, and in under 12 hours. These peaks...

Take the plunge and join us at the next Big Jump…

| |  Various dates available throughout the year | |   Experience the thrill of the HIGHEST skydive in the UK as you leave your comfort zone 15,000 feet below as you soar through the sky - accelerating from 0-120 mph in just 10 seconds.   You’ll never forget this exhilarating experience, and...

An Evening with Greg Dyke

| | Tuesday 17th September 2019 | |   Exclusive WP2020 for Business Member's Event   During the event, you will hear first-hand how you are helping to improve access to the latest advances in cancer treatment and research.  Members are encouraged to bring a corporate guest and introduce them to WP2020 so that they too...

Sheffield 10K 2019

| |  Sunday 22nd September 2019 | |   The Asda Foundation Sheffield 10K is returning to the city and it promises to be bigger and better than ever.   The course begins in the heart of the city on Arundel Gate, before making its way along Ecclesall Road, past Endcliffe Park and...

Sheffield TenTenTen

| | October 6 2019 | |   The Sheffield TenTenTen is an exciting and creative multi-terrain trail 10k; attracting over 1000 runners each year. The event has a great atmosphere, and is very well supported, with the first edition falling on the 10 October 2010, hence the funny name!   This is...

The Yorkshire Marathon 2019

| |  Sunday 20th October 2019 | |   A sell-out every year since its launch in 2013, the Yorkshire Marathon is one of the north's most popular marathons and it’s easy to see why.   A picturesque course taking in the splendour of historic York and surrounding countryside, great pb potential,...

Bolsover 10k

| |  08 December 2019 | |   The Bolsover 10k is a very popular run which usually sells out well in advance!   It’s a fairly flat, one lap route, so a good option for all runners.   Sign up now to avoid disappointment.   For more details on how you can join Team Weston...