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Race For Life And Macmillan Cancer Support

On the 11 July, I was on my way to Heaton Park where I was about to do my Race for Life, Pretty Muddy 5k. The tram ride was scary – everyone getting on the tram on the opposite side was absolutely caked from head to toe in mud, I wanted to get off and go home – I was bricking myself. 338 more words

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Race Recap || Race for Life Pretty Muddy 5km

It’s been a while…

It was a lovely warm sunny day and my mum, dad, boyfriend and me were all up early to travel to Peterborough for the Pretty Muddy Race for Life. 239 more words


How charities should respond to negative press


In the last few weeks, the fundraising sector has taken some big knocks in the press. Following the death of Olive Cooke and a subsequent report into charity cold callers by the Daily Mail, there’s been a lot of discussion on ethics in fundraising. 281 more words


New Drug Combo Could Make Cancer More Sensitive to Chemo

Researchers at the University of Manchester carefully studied a network of proteins that kick into action when cancer cells in the lab are treated with a class of chemotherapy drugs called taxanes*. 347 more words


Could you walk for 24 hours non-stop in the aid of Cancer Research?

54 miles, non-stop for 24 hours, round and round a dusty running track, through the depths of the lonely night, the sun and the rain – that’s what my awesome brother and his team of 3 mates did last weekend to raise money for… 285 more words

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An Idea for Cancer Research Ads

We’ve all seen the latest Cancer Research UK TV advert right? If not, have a peek at the URL I’ve added. I commend the team spirit of this advert- humans “fighting” together towards a common goal. 181 more words