North West pilot wins prestigious Nursing Times award

Mon 16 Nov '15

Our pilot project, run in Greater Manchester to define our new Nursing & Support Service, won the HRH the Prince of Wales Award for Integrated Approaches to Care at last week's 2015 Nursing Times Awards. This is the first year this award has been given. HRH the Prince of Wales asked to create this this special award to acknowledge the huge contribution that nurses make.

Pete McKee and Mark Herbert celebrate newly refurbished Sheffield unit

Fri 2 Oct '15

Today, Celebrity Ambassadors, Sheffield artist, Pete McKee and film producer Mark Herbert, head of Sheffield-based Warp Films, visited our 12 year old unit at Weston Park Hospital to celebrate its new refurbishment thanks to significant contributions from Stephen Sutton's Story and Help a Capital Child.

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A third of young people with cancer diagnosed in A&E

Wed 23 Sep '15

The signs of cancer in many young people are not being recognised or acted upon by parents, doctors or young people themselves, according to research released by us to mark the start of Teenage Cancer Action Week.

Stephen Sutton Fundraising Total Now Over £5.5 Million

Thu 10 Sep '15

Incredible total raised from Skydive for Stephen to help fund cancer education and awareness.

Roger Daltrey visits Southampton Unit and Round the World Race Yacht

Mon 10 Aug '15

Roger Daltrey CBE, frontman of The Who and our Honorary Patron, met young people with cancer on our unit at Southampton General Hospital on Monday 10 August.

The Who legend welcomes £250,000 raised by UK Mod scene

Mon 3 Aug '15

Frontman of The Who and Honorary Patron of Teenage Cancer Trust, Roger Daltrey CBE, accepted a £250,000 cheque today on behalf of Teenage Cancer Trust. This massive sum was raised over the last three years through the annual UK-wide event series, March of the Mods.


First Find Your Sense of Tumour run for U18s

Fri 24 Jul '15

A group of current and former young cancer patients attended a Teenage Cancer Trust conference earlier this month called Find Your Sense of Tumour - the first under 18s event since the conference began 6 years ago.

Bristol unit celebrates first birthday with Jack Lisowski

Tue 14 Jul '15

The world snooker player was a special guest at the unit's birthday party at the Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre to mark a year of supporting young people with cancer from across the South West.

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Skydive for Stephen breaks Guinness World Record

Mon 13 Jul '15

Hundreds of supporters took part in a record-breaking skydive in memory of Stephen Sutton.

Sarah, Duchess of York and Roger Daltrey open new Teenage Cancer Unit in Nottingham

Wed 8 Jul '15

Teenage Cancer Trust Honorary Patrons Sarah, Duchess of York and The Who frontman, Roger Daltrey CBE joined forces with celebrity ambassador Shane Meadows to officially open the new Teenage Cancer Trust unit for 13-18 year olds at Queen's Medical Centre in Nottingham on Wednesday.

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