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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

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

Dorking cancer survivor secures place on law course to follow her dream of becoming a solicitor thanks to charity

Tuesday 9 April 2019

A young woman from Dorking, whose dream to become a solicitor was thrown into doubt after she received a shock cancer diagnosis, has finally secured a place on a law conversion course thanks to a grant from the charity that supported her while she was unwell.

Maisie on her graduation day

CLIC Sargent and Contact join forces to increase service offer for children and young people with cancer

Tuesday 2 April 2019

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and Contact, the charity for families with disabled children, have announced a new partnership which will see families of young cancer patients able to access the various support services Contact provides.

CLIC Sargent and Contact (L-R CLIC Sargent's Michelle Vernon and Andrew Cooper, Contact's Anne Brook and Alex Pook)

Young taste testers create new Morrisons ice cream flavour

Tuesday 19 March 2019

Morrisons has launched a new ice cream to support children and young people with cancer. The sweet treat has been developed with the help of a budding group of taste testers, who have been supported by CLIC Sargent.

Albie, five, tested out the new Morrisons ice cream

From a cancer diagnosis to achieving a dream of competing at Crufts

Thursday 7 March 2019

Lauren Ashby, 15, from Horsham, has achieved her dream of competing at Crufts and will be taking part in three different events this weekend with a dog that has helped her through her cancer treatment.

Lauren with her dog Percy

Young people share their experiences of cancer in powerful performance

Tuesday 26 February 2019

Eight young people, aged 18-24, from Northern Ireland, who have all been affected by cancer, have joined forces to produce their very own play telling their experiences, entitled ‘Beyond the Label’.

Alesha Dixon and some of UK’s best-selling authors back ‘novel’ idea to raise money for children with cancer

Monday 25 February 2019

Popular authors and famous faces are offering bookworms signed books and an exclusive opportunity to have a character named after them in their next book, to raise money for children and young people with cancer.

Alesha Dixon is donating a character name to CLIC Sargent's Get in Character eBay auction

Bags designed by young cancer patients available at Morrisons nationwide

Thursday 21 February 2019

A trio of talented teenagers have helped design a bag to raise funds for CLIC Sargent, the charity that supported them through their cancer treatment.

Sam Brown With The Bag He Designed For World Cancer Day

Morrisons extends partnership with CLIC Sargent to fund new Home from Home

Tuesday 19 February 2019

Morrisons is to extend its national charity partnership with CLIC Sargent for an extra year - until 2021.

Morrisons is extending its partnership with CLIC Sargent by an extra year.

Young people affected by cancer showcase amazing artwork

Thursday 14 February 2019

Young people who have been affected by cancer across the UK showcased their experiences through artwork in three special exhibitions with CLIC Sargent.

Every Pack Gives Back as top brands sold in Morrisons raise cash for CLIC Sargent

Friday 8 February 2019

Shoppers will be able to support CLIC Sargent with every purchase of top brands in Morrisons stores and online during February.

Every Pack Gives Back promotion in Morrisons stores raises money for CLIC Sargent