‘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.

Lady Ann Shuttleworth, patron of CancerCare, Professor Malcolm McIllmurray, President of CancerCare and Roger and Joyce Mace, Mayor and Mayoress of Lancaster, were in attendance at the ‘Sowing the Seeds’ event as well as more than 60 loyal supporters from the local community and businesses.

The event on Sunday, November 19, featured moving talks by Prof McIllmurray, Neil Townsend, Chief Executive of CancerCare, Susan Crawford, a writer, knitwear designer and client of CancerCare and David James, one of the charity’s therapists.

Everyone was thanked for their support and some participants made pledges to continue to back CancerCare.