Karen is a 51-year-old GP from Hampshire. 10 years after her primary diagnosis this year she was diagnosed with secondary spread breast cancer in her sternum, chest wall and lungs. Undeterred, Karen ran her first marathon just months later and in September, Karen set herself the goal of running three more marathons in a calendar …Read more
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Black Friday’s coming up, falling on Friday 29th November this year. Not only is it a great time to bag a bargain on a new TV and a few Christmas gifts, but it’s also an opportunity to support Against Breast Cancer as you shop, all without spending anything extra. Our partner Savoo will be offering …Read more
The World’s Most Precious Stone tells the story of the remarkable Danielle Callaghan who has turned a lock of her hair into a beautiful diamond. As you might have seen on tv, social media or here on our blog, the diamond carries a worldwide message of hope and helps raise essential funds for breast cancer …Read more
Visitors to West Oxfordshire were treated to the annual spectacle of Witney in the Pink during this year’s breast cancer awareness month. The event which began in 1999 has become a regular fixture in the town’s calendar and attracts support from across the UK. Organised by Jeanne Chattoe and volunteers of the Witney Action Group, …Read more
Throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Danielle will share her story and invite people to donate to raise the value of the diamond made from a lock of her hair, making it the most precious stone in the world. Against Breast Cancer will use the funds raised by the diamond to continue lifesaving research into secondary spread, …Read more