Media centre

Want to know about children and young people with cancer and their families? Well, 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 (Please note, we are only able to help with media queries on this number, for anything else please call 0300 330 0803)

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.

CLIC Sargent launches emergency appeal following ‘unprecedented demand’ for support from young cancer patients during Coronavirus ‘crisis’

Monday 30 March 2020

CLIC Sargent has launched an emergency fundraising appeal to help young cancer patients and their families in crisis struggling with the huge emotional and financial impacts of Coronavirus.

CLIC Sargent appoints Rachel Kirby-Rider as new CEO

Tuesday 24 March 2020

Rachel Kirby-Rider has been appointed as CEO at CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading charity for young cancer patients and their families.

Micro-donations dazzle for CLIC Sargent on the high street

Wednesday 18 March 2020

Signet Jewelers has teamed up with Pennies and CLIC Sargent to help raise funds to support young cancer patients in the UK, with a quarter of a million micro-donations made in the partnership’s first four months alone.

Mass Participation Events – Coronavirus update

Tuesday 17 March 2020

CLIC Sargent responds to mass participation fundraising events cancellations and postponements following the coronavirus outbreak.

CLIC Sargent responds to London Marathon being postponed

Friday 13 March 2020

£111,000 for young cancer patients thanks to the yearlong partnership between Invesco and CLIC Sargent

Monday 9 March 2020

Young breast cancer survivor takes on marathon challenge less than a year after diagnosis

Thursday 5 March 2020

A 25-year-old Clevedon woman is taking on Bath Half Marathon this month to raise vital money for charity, less than a year on from being diagnosed with cancer.

Luton girl’s cancer journey inspires schools to take on epic 60km challenge for charity

Thursday 5 March 2020

A SCHOOL girl’s shock cancer journey has inspired 26 staff members from two local primary schools to take on a 60km challenge this March.

Top authors including Jennifer Niven offer fans the chance to appear as a character in their next book

Tuesday 25 February 2020

More than 50 well-known authors are this year offering book fans the chance to have their name appear in their forthcoming novels, or bid on signed books to raise money for CLIC Sargent

Son from Huntingdon raises £250,000 for young people with cancer in memory of his mother

Friday 21 February 2020

Luke Claxton has taken on a series of challenges with his friends and family over the last 5 years to raise money for CLIC Sargent. Together they have completed multiple marathons, cycled across Europe, and walked the equivalent of Land’s End to John O’Groats raising an incredible £250,000!