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Leeds man to fulfil childhood English Channel swimming dream for charity

Stuart Hinde, 53, an Associate Engineer from Leeds is limbering up to fulfil a lifelong dream on Friday (14 July), by swimming the English Channel.  

Mum organises charity night and raises over £1,500

Sharon Peppiatt wanted to give something back to CLIC Sargent and so she organised a charity night in Hertfordshire, raising a wonderful £1,500 for young cancer patients.

Cancer Costs: 13,000 CLIC Sargent supporters call on Government to stop families falling into debt

CLIC Sargent has presented a 13,000 signature-strong petition to Downing Street calling for greater financial support for young cancer patients and their families. 

Golf day at Saltburn raises £1,540!

Des Brown has been holding an annual golf day every summer for the last 20 years for CLIC Sargent. This year he raised a fantastic £1,540. 

Gav’s sponsored head shave raises over £2,500!

Barber Gav decided to swap his afro for a completely bare head in order to raise money for young lives against cancer.

CLIC Sargent statement on Wales Cancer Patient Experience Survey (CPES)

The Wales Cancer Patient Experience Survey (CPES) is a survey of 6,700 cancer patients in Wales that takes place every year to discover their experiences of having cancer treatment to see where improvements are needed.

CLIC Sargent bags two awards from the Institute of Fundraising

A donor research tool created by a CLIC Sargent worker and her husband after a conversation over dinner not only boosted income to its Christmas appeal by 24%, but it has also won the charity two Institute of Fundraising awards.

Parents routinely travelling hundreds of miles for their child’s cancer treatment ‘left unsupported’ by Government travel assistance scheme

On average, parents who have a child with cancer travel an additional 440 miles per month for specialist treatment, with 8% travelling 1000 miles or more, according to survey results released today by children and young people’s cancer support charity CLIC Sargent [1].

Good sports from stage and screen hit Peterborough for footballing fundraising extravaganza

A host of stars from stage and screen including former boxing champion Ricky Hatton and ex-footballer Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock descend on Peterborough today (1 July) to raise money for children and young people’s cancer support charity CLIC Sargent.

Snack & Give Back with McVitie’s

Every pack of McVitie’s biscuits bought at Morrisons over the next two weeks will raise money to increase the number of specialist nurses working with young cancer patients. Help us meet our target of £100,000 simply by restocking your biscuit tin.