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Southport Macmillan News

Up Holland woman with incurable cancer to be guest of honour at Race for Life

An Up Holland woman who is living with incurable cancer will be guest of honour at the Race for Life event in Aintree


Southport Race For Life 2017 urges women to sign up

Women in Southport are being urged to make a last-minute dash to enter Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life


Golf club hosting cancer charity fundraiser

Hesketh Golf Club are set to host a charity fundraising evening in aid for the Rosemere Cancer Foundation


Bowel cancer screening test being ignored by half of North West

Nearly half of people living in the North West ignore the bowel cancer screening test – people’s lives are at risk


Macmillan nurses "are angels"

Breakfast Banter – Helen Jones, manager of the centre in Stanley Street popped in to the Sandgrounder Radio studio this week


Nominate your NHS hero in 2017 Pride Awards

Members of the public are being invited to nominate a member of staff at Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust for an honour in the annual Pride Awards


Cancer Research UK coffee morning

People across Sefton are being invited to host a Cancer Research UK Coffee Morning and help raise money to fund life-saving research


Golfers swing into action for charity fundraiser

Over £9,000 has been raised for various charities thanks to the work of the Hesketh Golf Club junior section


Sporting stars launch New Local Cancer Hospital Appeal

Some of Merseyside’s biggest sports stars joined patients and fundraisers to launch the appeal to build a new cancer hospital for Liverpool


Southport golfer is back with a swing in his step after battle with cancer

Sean Towndrow will return to international action next month - a year after he was diagnosed with a blood cancer