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Beating Cancer Sooner

World Cancer Day 2016

World Cancer Day is on Thursday February 4th. It’s a time when the whole world can come together, united, and show cancer that it cannot win. The symbol for this year’s day is the Unity Band, sporting the three primary colours of Cancer Research, the band forms a reef knot, the strongest knot, which cannot…
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Drake Circus Charities Launch and Climbing a Lighthouse

Row the Channel Our Relay Committee has been lending a hand and supporting two different events in Plymouth today.  Firstly a group of our committee were challenged to row the English Channel, along with three other Charities selected by Drake Circus shopping centre.  St Lukes Hospice, Devon Free Wheelers, Children’s Hospice SW and CRUK have…
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Plymouth Goes Gold for Children’s Cancer Awareness

On September 1st, Smeaton’s Tower, Plymouth’s iconic monument was turned Gold along with over 100 local businesses, all to raise awareness of Children’s Cancer.  Our committee went along to the fun day organised on the Hoe, by Carla Riley-Wood, which culminated 18 months of hard work, to bring this campaign to fruition. Along with the…
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Committee attend NPCL Fun Day

Our first outing as a new committee, and we went to support one of our member’s works fun day, at North Prospect Community Learning. There were lots of charity stalls, as well as fabulous cake and an entertainer banging out hits from all the years.  The fundraising on the day was divided between the centre,…
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Date announced for Plymouth Relay

Relay for Life is coming to Plymouth in 2016. We are really excited to to announce that the date for the Plymouth Relay is the weekend of 30th/31st July 2016. We are also really pleased to announce that we have secured Brickfields as the venue. The hard work starts now, with the committee meeting over…
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Plymouth to Host Relay for Life 2016

We had a very exciting meeting at Boringdon Hall, where we found enough people to put together a committee to organise Relay for Life in Plymouth. Here’s your new committee: Event Chair – Jason Secretary – Julie Logistics – Adrian & Stephen Survivorship – Eileen Candle of Hope – Julie, Tania & Jackie Accounting –…
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