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If you would like more information on any of the news articles featured please contact Ingrid Kent (P.R, Marketing & Communications Lead) on 01524 381 820 or email Ingrid.Kent@cancercare.org.uk.

Record-breaking year for Leighton Hall Christmas Fair

Record-breaking year for Leighton Hall Christmas Fair

on Monday, 11 December 2017.

Event raises more than £4,200 for CancerCare

A Christmas Fair at Leighton Hall near Carnforth raised more than £4,200 for a cancer charity and was the biggest in the event’s history.

International knitwear designer promotes 'the new normal' after mastectomy

International knitwear designer promotes 'the new normal' after mastectomy

on Thursday, 07 December 2017. Tags cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Designer, Halton, Kendal, Knitwear, Lancaster, Lune Valley, North Lancashire, Slynedales, Wool

CancerCare thanked for support during recovery

When knitwear designer, writer and entrepreneur, Susan Crawford, discovered she had breast cancer it came as a massive shock.  

Dancing and dashing Santas rock Lancaster city centre for CancerCare

Dancing and dashing Santas rock Lancaster city centre for CancerCare

on Friday, 01 December 2017. Tags cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Santa, Santa Dash, Santa Salsa, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Fundraisers turn up in droves to support Santa Dash

More than 130 dancing Santas rocked Market Square in Lancaster before taking part in the annual Santa Dash for CancerCare.

Jane never tires of raising funds for CancerCare

Jane never tires of raising funds for CancerCare

on Friday, 01 December 2017. Tags cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, fundraising, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland, Westgate Tyres

Leading businesswoman helps raise awareness of cancer

A leading Morecambe businesswoman, whose company celebrated its 20th anniversary recently, used the occasion to raise funds for a cancer charity which has supported her.

Cancer won’t stop this Christmas

Cancer won’t stop this Christmas

on Tuesday, 28 November 2017. Tags appeal, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Christmas, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales

Please support our CancerCare Christmas Appeal

While we always take the time to wish our fantastic CancerCare supporters the best at Christmas time, we also understand that not everyone is feeling festive at this time of year.

‘Sowing the Seeds’ of support for CancerCare

‘Sowing the Seeds’ of support for CancerCare

on Monday, 27 November 2017.

Long-term supporters recognised for their contributions

Dignitaries and long-term supporter of CancerCare in South Cumbria attended a special recognition event at the Low Wood Hotel on Windermere.

Get ready to go clubbing for CancerCare in Barrow

Get ready to go clubbing for CancerCare in Barrow

on Tuesday, 21 November 2017. Tags Barrow, cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Clubbercise, Lancaster, North Lancashire, South Lakeland

Join our Clubbercise event with Rebbecca of Transfigure Fitness

Fans of the new exercise sensation - 'Clubbercise' - are preparing to hold an event for CancerCare at Forum 28 in Barrow.

Suzie’s special reason for hosting CancerCare Christmas Fair

Suzie’s special reason for hosting CancerCare Christmas Fair

on Tuesday, 21 November 2017. Tags cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, Christmas Fair, Lancaster, Leighton Hall, North Lancashire, South Lakeland

Historic Leighton Hall will be full of festive cheer

Every year Suzie Reynolds of Leighton Hall hosts a Christmas Fair in aid of CancerCare and she has a special reason for doing so.

CancerCare Santa Dash is strictly come dancing for Rolando

CancerCare Santa Dash is strictly come dancing for Rolando

on Monday, 20 November 2017. Tags cancer, Cancer Support, CancerCare, dancer, Kendal, Lancaster, North Lancashire, Slynedales, South Lakeland

Dancer has worked with Celine Dion and Janet Jackson

A professional dancer who has worked with Celine Dion, Shirley Bassey and Janet Jackson will lead the warm-up at this year’s Santa Salsa and Santa Dash in Lancaster.

CancerCare #Xmaselfie Campaign: *POSE* DONATE* TAG*

CancerCare #Xmaselfie Campaign: *POSE* DONATE* TAG*

on Monday, 20 November 2017.

Take a funny festive photo and help raise funds

A ‘Christmas selfie’ social media campaign is being led by a Lancaster insurance Brokers as a 'thank you' to CancerCare during the festive season.

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