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21.03.17

Newly updated story book helps children to understand radiotherapy treatment

We're pleased to launch a newly revised and updated edition of our popular story book 'Will and Sophie have radiotherapy' to help children understand their radiotherapy treatment.

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01.03.17

Latest issue of Contact magazine focuses on appearance and body image

The latest issue of Contact magazine focuses on appearance and body image, with articles from patients, parents and professionals.

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27.02.17

Charities team up to help doctors diagnose childhood cancer

A new e-learning module has been created to help doctors and healthcare professionals spot the signs of cancer in children and young people.

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09.02.17

Matt 'chases the sun' in 207 mile cycle ride in memory of Isobel

Matt Cherry is taking part in the 'Chase the Sun' 207 mile cycle on 17 June, in memory of Isobel to support research into Langerhan's cell histiocytosis.

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07.02.17

CCLG and Grace Kelly Ladybird Trust launch research funding opportunity for rare childhood cancers

CCLG is pleased to launch a research funding opportunity in partnership with the Grace Kelly Ladybird Trust, supporting research into rare childhood cancers.

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02.02.17

CCLG accepted into Association of Medical Research Charities

We are delighted to have been accepted into membership of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC), the national membership organisation of leading medical and health research charities.

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01.02.17

New booklet for parents of a child with a brain or spinal tumour

Our new booklet entitled 'My child has a brain or spinal tumour' is a practical information resource to help and support parents and families of a child diagnosed with a brain or spinal tumour.

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17.01.17

Jake Ellis Charity Ball raises more than £8,000 for rhabdomyosarcoma research

2016 has been another incredibly busy and successful year for Team Jake, with the highlight being the Jake Ellis Charity Ball.

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05.01.17

New booklet offers families practical advice following a childhood cancer diagnosis

Our new booklet, 'Managing family life and cancer', offers helpful advice and practical tips from other parents to support families following a childhood cancer diagnosis.

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03.01.17

Join our team: current vacancies at CCLG

We are currently recruiting for a Corporate Fundraiser, Community Fundraiser, and Data Collection Project Manager.

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22.12.16

CCLG Toti Worboys Fund awards grant for leukaemia research

We are delighted to announce that CCLG has funded a research project to help us better understand childhood leukaemia, from funds raised in memory of Toti Worboys.

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16.12.16

CCLG, Bethany's Wish and Little Princess Trust join forces to fund Wilms' tumour research

We are delighted to announce the awarding of two grants to support research into Wilms' tumours, the most common type of childhood kidney cancer.

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14.12.16

CCLG launches new cancer drugs factsheets

We're pleased to announce the publication of a series of factsheets on the use of cancer drugs in children, to support parents, carers and patients better understand their treatment and the drugs that are used.

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14.12.16

Events across the country raising funds for CCLG

We'd like to say a huge thank you to all of our amazing fundraisers over the last few months, including...

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13.12.16

Stowmarket High School sponsored walk raises £14,000

We are delighted to have received a donation of £14,185 as a result of pupils and staff of Stowmarket High School taking part in a sponsored walk

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08.12.16

CLIC Sargent launches new online fertility resource for young cancer patients

Cancer support charity CLIC Sargent has launched new online advice and information for teenagers and young adults concerned about the potential impact of cancer treatment on their fertility, who want to learn more about their options.

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01.12.16

CCLG and Little Princess Trust invite researchers to apply for funding

CCLG and Little Princess Trust are pleased to announce a further round of grants can now be applied for by researchers to help us beat childhood cancer.

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01.12.16

Latest Contact magazine focuses on school life and cancer

The latest issue of CCLG's Contact magazine is out now, with a theme of 'school life and cancer'

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28.11.16

Michael plans Kilimanjaro adventure in memory of Isobel

Next September, Michael Parmenter is undertaking the challenge of a lifetime, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania in memory of his daughter Isobel.

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25.11.16

CCLG supports Little Princess Trust to fund childhood cancer research

CCLG is delighted to announce that, through our partnership with the Little Princess Trust, grants worth just over half a million pounds have been awarded to support eight research studies into childhood cancers.

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09.11.16

Halloween party in support of Aimee raises £1900

On Saturday 29 October, Gemma Woodburn and son Kian organised a Halloween party in support of Kian's best friend Aimee, who was diagnosed with leukaemia.

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19.10.16

18 for Emily Charity Ball marks Emily's 18th Birthday

On Saturday 17 September, the glamorous 18 for Emily Charity Ball took place at Epsom Downs Racecourse in Surrey to raise funds for the Emily Bailes Fund at CCLG.

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18.10.16

More Childhood Cancer Awareness Month fundraisers turn September gold!

We'd like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported us during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (CCAM) this September.

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14.10.16

From running to triathlons, CCLG fundraisers making a difference

We'd like to say a huge thank you to all of our supporters who have raised funds for us in the last few weeks and months, and taken the time to share their pictures and tell us about their events.

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12.10.16

Cake sale for Jake's 13th birthday raises an amazing £1120!

On Friday 30 September, to mark what would have been their son Jake's 13th birthday, Jo-ann and Nick Ellis organised a cake sale and raised an amazing £1,120 for rhabdomyosarcoma research

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