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Southport Macmillan News

Sefton Active Lifestyle Over 50’s 2016 Olympics

Two teams from the Southport Macmillan information centre took part in the Sefton Over 50's 2016 Olympics on Friday 22 April at Dunes Leisure Centre


Beating Bowel Cancer launches new campaign Hidden Heartache

Beating Bowel Cancer are launching our new campaign ‘Hidden Heartache’ as part of this year’s Bowel Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM). It recently commissioned an in-depth piece of research engaging with bowel cancer patients, as well as their families and friends. Leaflet and details inside


Macmillan challenges runners to OutRun May and support people affected by cancer

OutRun is coming this May. It’s a running challenge with a difference.


Walk in aid of Lung Cancer Roy Castle Foundation

ROY Castle Lung Cancer Foundation is urging the Southport community to put their best foot forward and take part in the 2016 Wirral Coastal Walk


Nutrition & Hydration Week 2016

Clatterbridge Cancer Centre has been supporting a national campaign this week to raise awareness of the importance of good nutrition and hydration care


Daughter skydives in memory of dad

A loving daughter has raised more than £7,500 for charity after embarking on a range of fundraisers in memory of her Bootle dad who passed away


Macmillan Cancer Support responds to the latest cancer waiting times figures

It is now two years since one of the key cancer waiting time targets (62 day) was breached. The target has now been breached for 21 out of 24 months


Women attending breast screening in decline

Latest figures show an increasing proportion of women invited to attend breast screening for the first time are not going.


Cancer Research UK launches trial for potential new drug that could help immune system fight cancer

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, with colleagues at Aintree, is one of just three centres in the UK participating in a pioneering clinical trial of a drug that could stop a patient’s immune system from protecting tumours.


£27.6 million raised by Macmillan's World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Macmillan Cancer Support celebrated the 25th World’s Biggest Coffee Morning by raising a record breaking £27.6 million for people affected by cancer.