Tag Archives: Cancer Research UK

Your chance to take fight against cancer into the boxing ring

Anyone in Croydon or Sutton looking to get fit after lockdown and raise some money for Britain’s biggest cancer charity is being offered the chance to pull on their gloves and step into the ring and be their very own … Continue reading

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All-day DJ marathon charity fund-raiser, The Ship, May 4

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Cancer Research UK asks you to Shine by walking London

Men, women and children across London are being urged to walk all over cancer as Cancer Research UK brings Shine, the Marathon Night Walk, being staged in the city centre on September 22. The walking event will see people of … Continue reading

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Cancer charity quiz night, Wallington, Oct 27

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Help to fight cancer at Croydon’s Race for Life, July 10

There is always something very poignant about the Race for Life, in which most of the thousands of women runners, joggers, pram-pushers and walkers all have a number card pinned to the backs of their pink vests and T-shirts. This … Continue reading

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One lump or two? Learning to live with cancer

STEVEN GAUGE is having to make adjustments, and hopes that you can help So it turns out that Mrs Gauge has breast cancer. Not only does she have to put up with the huge inconvenience and embarrassment of being married … Continue reading

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Palace players and Brit School backing for cancer pop-up shop

Croydon’s Get to Know Cancer information and advice pop-up shop at the Centrale shopping centre is open for just one more week. The campaign is a trial scheme, to offer the public the chance to ask questions about cancer and … Continue reading

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Centrale pop-up shop to pilot London-wide cancer scheme

Croydon is to pilot a cancer pop-up shop, which will open tomorrow. The scheme is run with the council and one of London Mayor Boris Johnson’s projects, the London Health Improvement Board. Croydon’s shop will be on the ground floor … Continue reading

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Sutton shows its neighbours the power of volunteering

With Croydon Council failing to back any local summer fairs or concerts, ANDREW PELLING joined thousands of other residents from the borough at yesterday’s environmental fair in Carshalton Croydon used to be blessed with large community events in its parks, … Continue reading

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