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If you would like more information on any of the news articles featured please contact Ingrid Kent (P.R, Marketing & Communications Lead) on 01524 381 820 or email Ingrid.Kent@cancercare.org.uk.

Lancaster heats up for salsa dancing Santa Dash

Lancaster heats up for salsa dancing Santa Dash

on Thursday, 09 November 2017.

Dancing Santas will sprint through city centre

It’s time to dig out your running shoes and enter this year’s sensational Santa Dash and Santa Salsa in aid of CancerCare.

Cambodia trek for CancerCare will be challenge of Georgie's lifetime

Cambodia trek for CancerCare will be challenge of Georgie's lifetime

on Tuesday, 07 November 2017. Tags cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, halton, hypnotherapy, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Therapist

Cambodia trek will be done for people affected by cancer

A therapy coordinator from CancerCare is preparing for one of the biggest challenges of her life.

Lancaster choir raises more than £700 through special concert for CancerCare

Lancaster choir raises more than £700 through special concert for CancerCare

on Tuesday, 07 November 2017. Tags Arkholme, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, choir, Divers Voyces, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland

High Sheriff of Lancashire invites choir to perform

Lancaster-based choir, Divers Voyces, put on a special concert at the invitation of the High Sheriff of Lancashire, Robert Webb JP DL (pictured), and raised £705.20.

Stacy braves Barrow fire walk after spine fractures due to rare cancer

Stacy braves Barrow fire walk after spine fractures due to rare cancer

on Monday, 06 November 2017. Tags Barrow, Barrow Raiders, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Fire Walk, Furness Peninsula, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland

A young mum whose spine fractured as the result of a rare and undiagnosed blood cancer is set to walk on fire and broken glass in aid of charity.

Lucy raises CancerCare funds through Australia’s oldest triathlon

Lucy raises CancerCare funds through Australia’s oldest triathlon

on Thursday, 02 November 2017.

A young woman from Kendal who now lives in Australia has completed a gruelling triathlon in aid of CancerCare.

CancerCare features on Children in Need TV show

CancerCare features on Children in Need TV show

on Thursday, 26 October 2017. Tags cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, cards, charity, Christmas, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, shop, Slynedales, South Lakeland

The BBC is to feature the important work of a cancer charity as part of its annual Children in Need coverage.

CancerCare Christmas Cards on sale now

CancerCare Christmas Cards on sale now

on Tuesday, 10 October 2017. Tags cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, cards, charity, Christmas, Kendal, Lancaster, shop

CancerCare Christmas cards go one sale in our new online shop!

CancerCare is Bay Living Awards Charity of the Year 2017

on Friday, 06 October 2017. Tags Bay Living Award, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, charity, Kendal, Lancaster, winner

CancerCare has won the 2017 Charity of The Year Bay Living Award!

Big Lottery Funding Boost for CancerCare

on Wednesday, 21 June 2017. Tags Barrow, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, charity, Furness Carers, Kendal, Lancaster, The Big Lottery

CancerCare has been awarded almost £10,000 in Big Lottery Funding to help provide services to residents in Barrow and the wider Furness area.

Scarlett Women Bare all for Knocker Jotter

on Wednesday, 07 June 2017. Tags Andrea Partridge, cancer, cancer support, CancerCare, charity, Knocker Jotter, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Phoenix Cancer group, Sarah Drake, Slynedales, South Lakeland, The Scarletts

Two breast cancer survivors known as the Scarletts have launched a unique project to raise awareness of cancer surgery, treatment and life beyond the disease, as well as vital funds for the charity who gave them support. 

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