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.

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!

Join CLIC Sargent’s Paul’s House to Paris cycle

Wednesday 12 February 2020

This year, join CLIC Sargent in a one of a kind, totally unique cycling challenge. Our team of life changing cyclists will be riding the 185-mile route to Paris, finishing at the Eiffel Tower. But this challenge is extra special as it will start at our London Home from Home, Paul’s House.

Morrisons enter 4th year of fundraising for young people with cancer

Tuesday 11 February 2020

Morrisons is celebrating entering the fourth year of their partnership with CLIC Sargent. The supermarket has been raising money for the charity since February 2017 with their total currently standing at an impressive £10.6 million for young lives facing cancer.

Morrisons and CLIC Sargent hold banner in a supermarket to mark the 4th year of the partnership

Families of children with cancer are struggling more than ever, says CLIC Sargent

Monday 10 February 2020

Set against a backdrop of economic uncertainty with increasing levels of child poverty, use of foodbanks and a growing demand for mental health support CLIC Sargent has unveiled its new five-year strategy to ensure everyone with cancer under 25 gets the support they need.

J D Wetherspoon hits £18 million milestone in support of children and young people with cancer

Friday 7 February 2020

J D Wetherspoon staff and customers have continued the pub chain’s incredible fundraising efforts for CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, to reach £18 million.

World Cancer Day – the countdown begins!

Thursday 30 January 2020

This World Cancer Day (4 February), CLIC Sargent, the UK’s biggest charity supporting children and young people with cancer, is asking everyone to #bandagainstcancer. Between 1 - 4 February, 740 volunteers will taking part in fundraising activities at around 280 locations up and down the country to raise vital funds to help the fight for young lives vs cancer.

Gloucestershire Cricket celebrates CLIC Sargent charity partnership for 2020

Monday 27 January 2020

Gloucestershire Cricket is excited to announce CLIC Sargent will be one three official charity partners for 2020, the Club’s 150th anniversary.

Gloucestershire Cricket has selected CLIC Sargent as one of its 2020 charity partners

Support young cancer patients with your shopping this World Cancer Day

Wednesday 22 January 2020

Shoppers at Morrisons will have dozens of opportunities to support young cancer patients when doing their shopping this World Cancer Day.  ‘Every Pack Gives Back’ as the campaign is known, raises money for Morrisons’ charity partner, CLIC Sargent.

Street artist Bambi designs exclusive t-shirt in aid of young people with cancer

Monday 20 January 2020

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, has collaborated with one of Britain's best-known street artists Bambi, to create a limited edition t-shirt for World Cancer Day 2020.