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Study shows that cancer patients would like their symptoms tested sooner than NHS guidelines recommend

A Lancet Oncology study that was reported in The Daily Telegraph demonstrated that patients would prefer symptoms to be tested sooner than current NHS guidelines suggest. The article stated that current NICE guidelines recommend that patients should have symptoms that … Continue reading

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Support Keri in the London Marathon

Before Christmas we met up with Keri Wiltshire who has decided to take part in the 2014 London Marathon, raising money for Dimbleby Cancer Care through our partnership with charity Together We Can. We are very proud to have Keri … Continue reading

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Dimbleby Cancer Care in the News

Dimbleby Cancer Care has been in the news as we promote tonight’s concert at St Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield. Yesterday, The Telegraph published a piece highlighting the recent £2million gift that Dimbleby Cancer Care made to Guy’s and St … Continue reading

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Jonathan Dimbleby at the Macmillan Parliamentary Debate – the videos

  In September Jonathan Dimbleby chaired the Macmillan Parliamentary Question Time at the House of Commons. Videos from the event are now available below. The questions put to the panel tackled issues including care for those at the end of … Continue reading

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Advent By Candlelight – don’t forget to book your tickets today!

With less than a month now to go until our evening of Advent by Candlelight on 30th November at St Barthomolew the Great in London, tickets are selling fast. Suzi Digby OBE from the BBC’s Last Choir Standing will lead … Continue reading

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Pub Quiz Raises Over £3,000 for Dimbleby Cancer Care

On 11 October 2013, PineBridge Investments held their annual Pub Quiz & Auction at The Railway Tavern, London. PineBridge Investments is an independent global asset manager with over 60 years of experience in investing in emerging and developed markets. The … Continue reading

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Bake Sale Bonanza

Last week, the staff, parents and year 11s at the Harrodian School in Barnes, South West London, held another bake sale in aid of Dimbleby Cancer Care. Organised by Mr Ben Roets who is running the Great South Run for … Continue reading

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DCC in The Fundraiser magazine

Here’s a profile piece on Dimbleby Cancer Care’s fundraising strategy that appears in the latest edition of magazine The Fundraiser.  

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£2,000 raised by group of cycling colleagues

On Saturday, nine intrepid amateur cyclists rode from London to Brighton to raise money for Dimbleby Cancer Care in memory of their former colleague Graham Dunn, who sadly passed away this summer. Graham had spent the past 5 years living … Continue reading

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Take Care: understanding the needs of carers

Every year Dimbleby Cancer Care funds up to £275,000 for research projects focussing on cancer care. The findings from a piece of work carried out by Kings College London are now available here. The project has looked at the specific … Continue reading

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