Stories

Hope Against Cancer enjoys the support of many individuals – whether it’s through volunteering with us, or undertaking a personal challenge. Be inspired by their stories.

Q&A with Dr Trethewey who is taking on the challenge of the Channel!

In July of this year Leicester cancer researcher, Dr Christopher Trethewey is taking part in a charity challenge which will see him swim 21 miles across the English Channel.

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Can you face the Furlongs?

This September we are hosting our biennial ‘Tour De Hope’, the 2,500 Furlongs Cycle Challenge starting at Leicester Racecourse!

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There’s been a Breakthrough at the Hope Clinical Trials Facility

In 2019 we have seen that the funds raised by ourselves, Breast Cancer Now and the European Union Seventh Framework Programme has contributed to a new breakthrough study.

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Looking back at an amazing year

What a year 2018 has been! We celebrated our 15th anniversary, put on some incredible events, and most importantly, continued enabling people living with cancer to receive ground breaking treatment through funding vital, life-saving research locally.

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Dry January for Hope Against Cancer!

Has the Christmas period left you feeling a bit weary and weathered? One of the best ways to refresh your body and mind to kick start the New Year is of course, DRY JANUARY! Giving up the alcohol for 31 days can:

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Narborough Hall have raised an impressive £3,300 for Hope Against Cancer following their exciting Christmas Preview event

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Harrison and the Leicester Riders launch our Christmas jumper

We’ve got some exciting news to bring you! We’re delighted that Harrison and the Leicester Riders are launching our brand new Christmas jumpers. Get yours now!!

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INSPIRING VIDEO: How your support is helping to make a real difference to local people

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A successful September for the Hope Against Cancer Team

What a month September was for the Hope Against Cancer team! Our hard work and dedication was really in the spotlight, with the team winning two prestigious awards recognising our contribution to the community and inspiring others.

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Get in the Christmas spirit with Narborough Hall’s Christmas Preview event this month!

Yes, we said it! Christmas is getting closer and the festive season is already getting underway at the stunning Narborough Hall. This month, the Hall is hosting a Christmas Preview Week and are kindly raising funds for us in the process!

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