Media centre

If you want to know about children and young people with cancer or their families, we’ve got something to say. Our Media and PR team is available 24/7 for comment, interviews and information.

For media enquiries only, call our Media and PR team on +44 (0)20 8752 2812 or email mediarelations@clicsargent.org.uk

Out of hours contact: +44 (0)844 848 1189

You can also check out our contacts for journalists and our Ambassadors and Celebrity Supporters page.

Cash for Kids appeal: Be a hero for CLIC Sargent

Wednesday 1 May 2019

CLIC Sargent is teaming up with Hits Radio Cash for Kids for this year’s Superhero Day which takes place on Friday 10 May.

Brockworth dad stars in Christmas campaign for charity that supported his family after his son was diagnosed with cancer

Thursday 22 November 2018

Tim Sadler, a primary school teacher from Brockworth, Gloucestershire, stars in CLIC Sargent’s new Christmas fundraising campaign. Tim and his family were supported by the charity after his son Michael was diagnosed with cancer just before his third birthday in April 2014.

Tim and Michael with big smiles

CLIC Sargent celebrates a decade of award-winning children, young people and parents’ participation

Thursday 22 November 2018

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer support charity for young cancer patients, is celebrating ten years of its award-winning participation service.

CLIC Sargent staff with children, young people and parents they support

CLIC Sargent launches Barnaby the CLIC Sargent bear campaign

Monday 12 November 2018

CLIC Sargent and charity partners H. Samuel and Ernest Jones have joined forces to launch Barnaby the CLIC Sargent bear, a plush teddy being sold to raise money for the charity’s work supporting young cancer patients.

Barnaby the CLIC Sargent bear

Young people with cancer aren’t getting the support they need – ‘What About Me?’ report

Monday 12 November 2018

Almost a third of young people diagnosed with cancer in the UK are missing out on vital support to help them cope. Research by CLIC Sargent, shows that 31 per cent of children and young people diagnosed with cancer in 2017/18 went unsupported

Government fails to address cost of travel for young cancer patients in Budget announcement – CLIC Sargent response

Monday 29 October 2018

Young people’s cancer charity CLIC Sargent has expressed its disappointment that the voices of over 30,000 people calling for a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund have been completely ignored in today’s Budget.

Houses of Parliament

Open letter to the Government ahead of Monday’s Budget calling for a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund

Friday 26 October 2018

Ahead of Monday’s Budget announcement, we have written an open letter urging the Chancellor to establish a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund to help families with the cost of getting to and from hospital.

Houses of Parliament

Portsmouth pub team crowned national champions in five-a-side football fundraiser for CLIC Sargent

Thursday 25 October 2018

Staff from a pub in Portsmouth showed off their footballing skills to be crowned the best J D Wetherspoon five-a-side team in the UK and Ireland. The team took the crown in an annual tournament that’s raised hundreds of thousands for CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people.

Staff from the Sir John Baker J D Wetherspoon pub in Portsmouth, who won the KICK for CLIC tournament

MPs back CLIC Sargent campaign for better financial support for young cancer patients travelling for treatment

Wednesday 24 October 2018

On Monday, MPs from across all parties met with families and campaigners from CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading charity for children and young people with cancer, at a Drop-In session in Westminster to hear more about CLIC Sargent’s campaign calling on the Government to set up a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund.

Houses of Parliament

CLIC Sargent and Societe Generale launch new education and employment grant for young cancer patients

Monday 15 October 2018

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer support charity for children, young people and families, has joined forces with partner Societe Generale - one of the leading European financial services groups - to launch a brand new education and employment grant.

The launch of our the CLIC Sargent and Societe Generale grant Thrive not just Survive