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The Bupa London 10K 2012

Yesterday we were down on the Mall for the start of the Bupa London 10k. It was a beautiful day and over 10,000 people were taking part. Continue reading

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Be part of Dimbleby Cancer Care’s new HealthUnlocked online community

We have set up a new, free online community with HealthUnlocked where people can share their experience of cancer. We would love you to be a part of it and help us make it a success. It is very easy … Continue reading

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What To Say? What Not To Say?

Last week Deborah Orr wrote a very personal piece in the Guardian, ’10 Things Not To Say’ to a seriously ill person. The article has become a real talking point and the Guardian has now followed up with a piece … Continue reading

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TXT Giving

Did you know that you can now donate to Dimbleby Cancer Care by TXT? Simply txt the code DCCT01 and the amount you want to give to 70070 eg. to donate £10, txt ‘DCCT01 £10‘ to 70070. Every donation helps … Continue reading

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GSTH New Cancer Centre: latest news

  For the latest news on the plans for the brand new integrated Cancer Services Centre at Guy’s hospital, including details of where you see the exhibition of plans click here.

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Dimbleby Cancer Care at the 2012 Spitalfields Music Festival

We are very excited to be involved in a new piece of music that has been written for Judith Serota, Spitalfields Music’s Executive Director from 1988–2007 and long time supporter of Dimbleby Cancer Care. Continue reading

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Margaret Evison Joins the DCC Advisory Board

We are delighted to announce that Margaret Evison has agreed to join the Dimbleby Cancer Care Advisory Board. Margaret retired earlier this year, but was responsible for developing GSTT psycho-oncology services, and brings her psycho-oncology expertise to the Research Fund … Continue reading

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An Absolutely Fabulous Evening on the Thames

Last night we took to the Thames with 160 guests on the Silver Sturgeon for an evening of fine dining and entertainment, all in aid of the Dimbleby Marie Curie Research Fund. The two year, million pound collaborative project for … Continue reading

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‘Getting Down to Coping’ with Prostate Cancer

Every year, Dimbleby Cancer Care funds research projects into the issues surrounding cancer care. A lot of the projects we fund are preliminary studies that are later developed into more extensive research. We are very proud to have been involved … Continue reading

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The 2012 Richard Dimbleby Lecture – The New Enlightenment by Sir Paul Nurse

This year’s Richard Dimbleby Lecture was given by Nobel Prize winner and President of the Royal Society, Sir Paul Nurse. The annual lecture, which was screened on BBC 1, was founded in memory of the well-known broadcaster and is delivered … Continue reading

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