Paul McKenzie appointed as Fundraising Director for Teenage Cancer Trust

Fri 14 Aug '20

Paul McKenzie has been appointed as the new Fundraising Director at Teenage Cancer Trust, it has been announced today. Paul joined the charity in June as Deputy Director of Philanthropy and Entertainment and was appointed to the lead role following an open selection and recruitment process, which included an interview with young people who have experienced cancer and received support from the charity.


Government must be "proactive when facing up to associated health costs of pandemic"

Fri 31 Jul '20

As the Government tightens restrictions in some parts of the country, Teenage Cancer Trust urges the Government to be proactive when facing up to the associated health costs of the pandemic by ensuring urgent and on-going access to psychological support.


Royals honour ‘heroes’ at inaugural Teenage Cancer Trust Awards

Thu 9 Jul '20

In our 30th Anniversary year we want to shine a spotlight on the incredible people who exemplify the purpose, values and passion of Teenage Cancer Trust.

Celebrity supporters

Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie learn from young people with cancer about life under lockdown

Wed 1 Jul '20

On Tuesday 23 June 2020 Their Royal Highnesses Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie joined a Zoom call with a group of young people that we’ve supported from the North West.

Celebrity supporters

Invest in teen cancer services to sustain results of today's Cancer Patient Experience Survey

Thu 25 Jun '20

The Cancer Patient Experience Survey (CPES) 2019 has today been published, shining a light on the experiences of cancer patients up and down the country. CPES aims to monitor national progress on cancer care and provide information to drive local quality improvement. Here's our response.


Scottish Government relaxes shielding guidance

Thu 18 Jun '20

Scottish Government has today relaxed its shielding guidance for vulnerable people. Read our response.

Policy, Scotland

Teenage Cancer Trust responds to updated coronavirus guidance on shielding

Tue 2 Jun '20

Coronavirus guidance for those shielding in England and Wales was unexpectedly updated at the weekend. The rapid shift in advice is confusing and unsettling, particularly for those young people trying to manage their cancer reality amid a backdrop of a global pandemic.