It was with great sadness that we learned the news of Julie Cowell’s death. Julie became a great supporter of Against Breast Cancer while receiving her own treatment in 1995. Julie’s diagnosis required her to have a lumpectomy and her lymph nodes removed, it was during this treatment that she became firm friends with her …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.
Our laboratory Open Afternoons have long proven popular with supporters wishing to learn more about our research and meet the team undertaking the work. They offer donors a unique opportunity to see how the funds they have raised are being used in the fight against breast cancer. Together with a tour of the facilities, guests can …Read more
To paraphrase a popular Broadway song “it’s not where you finish, it’s where you start” or to put it more accurately, that you actually started in the first place. A fact recently epitomised by two fantastic supporters each taking part in very different but equally challenging events, and each inspired to get involved by their …Read more
We’d like to extend our massive thanks to everyone who took part in the Classic Oxfordshire Bike Ride this year. Over 800 cyclists braved the traditional bank holiday weekend weather of rain, wind and even sunshine to raise vital funds for breast cancer research. A fantastic team of charity staff and volunteers together with organisers Bike …Read more
When Kirsty announced her intention to trek to the summit of Mount Snowdon to raise vital funds for our research, we were delighted. We first met Kirsty through our bra bank recycling scheme which has proven ever popular with her customers at Curvature Boutique in Leigh on Sea to whom she offers a 5% discount on new …Read more