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http://Ann%20Donoghoe

Taking little steps has helped me cope with grief

Stories / 21st April 2021

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http://Fiona%20Astin

Why I love volunteering

Stories / 19th April 2021

Fiona Astin is a volunteer therapist at our Bournemouth Support Centre. She explains how a friend’s cancer diagnosis led her...

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http://Alan%20and%20family

How we supported Alan through his bowel cancer

Stories / 6th April 2021

Alan was 64 when he was diagnosed with bowel cancer. He describes how our Bournemouth Support Centre helped him through...

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Paul’s ActionMan Story

Stories / 29th March 2021

As part of our ActionMan campaign, Paul Hill shares his story and explains why it’s important to visit your GP...

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http://Ladies%20chatting

It feels good to help

Stories / 2nd March 2021

When we’re facing challenges in life, support can mean everything. Feeling supported can make a big difference to our quality...

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http://Erin

How I coped when my mum died

Stories / 18th February 2021

Erin was 19 when her mum was diagnosed with myeloma, a type of blood cancer in 2015. Although Erin was...

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http://Tori%20and%20family

Tori’s Story – moving on from cancer

Stories / 17th February 2021

Cancer can be complex. As well as coping with the physical effects it can leave us wondering about the future.

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http://Gwyneth%20Pearce

35 years a fundraiser

Stories / 5th February 2021

As we launch our 40th Birthday celebrations, we say a huge thank you to our longest-serving volunteer, Gwyneth Pearce.

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http://Christine%20Weller

Thank you, Christine!

Stories / 19th November 2020

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A (shop) window to the world

News / 28th October 2020

Sam, Our PR Officer, spent time at our Chandler’s Ford shop to see how they’ve been getting on since reopening.

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http://40%20birthday%20logo

Celebrating 40 Years of Cancer Care

Stories / 28th October 2020

Plans are already afoot for our milestone Birthday, and Wessex Cancer Trust needs you!

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http://Alison_London%20Marathon%20Runner

“I can live with cancer, but I am not living waiting to die from it”

Stories / 28th October 2020

Alison, 60, who lives in Bournemouth, raised £2,500 for us by power-walking October’s virtual London Marathon.

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http://Nicki%20angels

Walk for Hope Your Way

Stories / 30th September 2020

Thank you to our supporters, walkers and donors for contributing to our third Walk for Hope, raising almost £15,000 for...

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Distanced Reiki

Stories / 29th September 2020

Making a difference from a distance.

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http://Combat%20Cancer%20Screening%20Unit

Wessex Cancer Trust is turning 40!

Stories / 3rd September 2020

The origins of Wessex Cancer Trust

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