Face to face fundraising is back and for the first time in years and our team are once more meeting supporters and helping them do what they do best, from organising tea parties to once in a lifetime overseas challenges. In this, our spring 2022 issue of Together, we hope we can inspire you to …Read more
Our news pages include items about our research, media appearances, updates on our fundraising and Splash of Pink events, blogs and an archive.
A new study from the University of Southampton has discovered that ‘crown-like structures’ surrounding breast tumours in overweight and obese patients could hinder their response to therapy. The findings of this study could potentially be used to improve personalised treatment for patients with HER2+ overexpressed breast cancer. Adipose tissue, or body fat, is an important …Read more
The Great North Run, the world’s largest half marathon is now only a few months away. For us it has been a familiar story, with demand for charity places outstripping supply. With so many inspiring stories to choose between, it was never going to be an easy decision to decide who to give places to …Read more
While most of their friends spent their Easter Break enjoying chocolate eggs, 11-year-olds Charlotte and Grace completed their huge sponsored swimming challenge, covering the 21 miles (34,000 metres or 1360 lengths!) required to complete a cross channel swim to France! In just eight days the two young swimmers completed the challenge at the Mid Devon Leisure …Read more
“Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer” For many of us, the past few years have meant the prospect of travelling overseas, whether for two weeks laying on a beach or for a proper chance to explore somewhere new has at times felt more than a pipedream than a possibility. Many …Read more