Knowledge surrounding cancer and the development of modern technologies has revolutionised the way healthcare has been offered over the last 50 years. The extent of the development means that someone diagnosed with cancer today is twice as likely to survive 10 years after their diagnosis than they would in 1970. The most common cancer is …Read more
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Orielensis Dr Alexander H. (Sandy) Todd (1958, BA & DPhil in Chemistry) has made a gift to the College that will extend the Against Breast Cancer/Oriel College Fellowship Scheme for an additional year for one Fellow. Launched in 2018, the Against Breast Cancer Fellowships provide research support for some of the country’s leading scientists and …Read more
Our amazing supporter Maite, has been smashing both her training and fundraising for the London Marathon, and it’s only February! This is Maite’s second Marathon, and this time round she states “This is even more special to me, due to the fact I am raising funds for Against Breast Cancer”. Maite is very committed to her training, …Read more
The Jiveathon in aid of Against Breast Cancer (ABC) will be held on Saturday May 30th at the Oxford Academy, the event will see dancers dancing for 12 hours! The lady behind Jive+; Coralie Green, has pledged to raise an incredible £50,000.00 and promises a fun packed jive-tastic event. Since 2013 Jive+ have held a …Read more
When Debs was 58 she was on a walking holiday with her cousin and they came up with the crazy idea of celebrating Debs 60th year on planet earth with sixty fabulous challenges! Debs decided to get creative with her long hair and do a new style every week for a year, each week she …Read more