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North West Cancer Research, (NWCR), support the best local medical research, to stop cancer sooner.
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NWCR Dec 7
Ever wondered about the people behind our life-saving research? Dr Rita Cha is a researcher and lecturer at Bangor University, whose work focuses on the role of DNA and proteins in cancer development. You can read about her research at:
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Dr Helena Robinson Dec 6
Easy to forget that the flasks of cells growing in our incubators came from actual people with lives and families. Great article about the legacy of Henrietta Lacks and the very real implications for her family.
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Tania Seale Dec 5
Great to catch up with career development fellow Gabi Grundy and see her important work on head and neck cancer get underway! We look forward to hearing how your work progresses Gabi. Will keep our supporters up to speed via twitter and our FB pages.
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Steven Hunt Assoc Dec 2
We did it! We completed the 11,000ft Sky Dive for ! Our Just Giving page is still open, so please donate via the link below....
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NWCR Dec 4
Our Christmas card of the week is our famous (well, we think so) sprout card! No glitter on this one, just good old-fashioned sprouts... in a Santa hat. Comes in a pack of 10. Shop at: For our full range visit:
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NWCR Dec 3
We're over the moon and still celebrating our Gold Award win for Best Use of Content, for our Head and Neck campaign, at the alongside our wonderful PR agency Watch the video at
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NWCR Dec 2
Our friends at are donating 10% of all Christmas bike sales to a few select charities and we're one of the lucky chosen few! Purchase the perfect gift for the cyclist on your Christmas list this year and support cancer research in the region at the same time.
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NWCR Dec 2
Over 3,200 visitors got into the Christmas spirit last month for another fabulous Wirral Bazaar, raising over £43,000 for cancer research in the region. Read the full article at
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NWCR Dec 1
A huge good luck to all of our amazing runners who are taking on the Liverpool Santa Dash today!!
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NWCR Nov 30
Lots of big (perhaps nervous) smiles for at their skydive today!
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NWCR Nov 30
It’s clear skies at @blackknightsparachutecentre as our friends from @stevenhuntassoc take to the air for their Skydive in aid of NWCR! ✈️ 🪂
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NWCR Nov 28
NWCR Fundraiser, Charlotte and Corporate Manager, Kevin, had fun visiting pupils at on Tuesday for their Spirituality Day and making cell biscuits. Check out the article over on their website.
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NWCR Nov 27
Our final thanks after Concert for a Cure go to our friend, the fabulous , for hosting the afternoon so wonderfully. Thank you, Emily!
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NWCR Nov 27
A happy Lancashire Day to all of our researchers, supporters and friends in Lancashire!
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NWCR Nov 26
Join Southport Committee tomorrow from 10.30am at the Masonic Hall, Duke St for their Christmas Fair. Grab a cup of tea or coffee and browse stalls including Christmas cards, homemade cakes and jewellery. See you there - we'll save you a mince pie!
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NWCR Nov 26
Local businesses and have also supported Concert for a Cure this past weekend through the donation of prizes for our raffle. Their generous gifts help to boost funds raised and support research right here in our region. (3/3)
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NWCR Nov 26
Further thanks go to our wonderful volunteers from and who were a huge help in the smooth running of the event. We couldn't have done it without their hard work and enthusiasm. (2/3)
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NWCR Nov 21
Don’t forget to pick up one of our Magic Christmas Baubles at Concert for a Cure this Sunday. We’ll have plenty of other stocking fillers and cards available too, so you can start that Christmas shopping early. Not got your tickets yet? Visit
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NWCR Nov 21
Have you taken part in research? We're partnering with to run the Patient Research Experience Survey and gain valuable feedback that will help shape future research programmes so that more patients benefit. Get involved:
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NWCR Nov 21
Have you taken part in research? We're partnering with to run the Patient Research Experience Survey and gain valuable feedback that will help shape future research programmes so that more patients benefit. Get involved:
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