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Nine-year-old smashes marathons to raise crucial cash for cancer charity

A nine-year-old from Barnacre went to marathon lengths to raise much needed funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. Throughout the month of June Harry Billington completed two marathons – a 26 […]

2 weeks ago
Preston teen meets Romesh Ranganathan as comedian visits Teenage Cancer Trust unit

A teenager from Preston has met Romesh Ranganathan as the comedian visited a Teenage Cancer Trust unit. The star visited the hospital while he was in Liverpool as part of […]

3 months ago
Preston woman to hit catwalk to celebrate overcoming breast cancer

A Fulwood woman is set to hit the catwalk to celebrate overcoming breast cancer. Bernadette Neville will be walking in a national fashion show for Breast Cancer Now to raise […]

4 months ago
Six months after cancer all-clear woman runs marathon for Rosemere

Caroline Rigby A Chorley solicitor, who realised something was wrong when her training runs began leaving her feverish, exhausted and coughing, has raised £805 for charity by running a marathon just six […]

1 year ago
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Firefighters face higher risk of cancer and heart attacks than public, UCLan research finds

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has completed a significant piece of research on behalf of the Fire Brigades Union that has resulted in five papers. It reveals a significantly […]

2 years ago
Macmillan Cancer Support searching for volunteer buddies in Preston

Senior citizens holding hands Picture:Sabine van Erp via Pixabay Macmillan Cancer Support is looking for people across Preston and Lancashire to join its volunteer ‘Buddy’ scheme. The cancer charity is looking for volunteers to provide face-to-face and telephone support […]

2 years ago
Alert cards being given to all chemo cancer patients at Royal Preston Hospital

Rosemere Cancer Centre to receive 3000 "alert cards" Pic: Rosemere Cancer Foundation All cancer patients starting chemotherapy at Rosemere Cancer Centre are to be given potentially life-saving “alert cards” after Rosemere Cancer Foundation agreed to fund the printing of 3,000 new cards. […]

2 years ago
Rosemere donation sees cancer patients benefit from iPods and speakers

Cancer patients undergoing treatment at Rosemere Cancer Centre can now listen to a personal playlist thanks to a recent donation. Therapeutic radiographers Olivia Ashby and Victoria Miller bought nine iPod […]

2 years ago
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