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Hell and Back – My Epic Journey for Melanoma

i Sep 8th No Comments by

By Nigel Smith During an idle conversation with my very good friend Robin Seymour, he casually mentions that on his ‘bucket list’ is a gentle ride on the Harley to the top of Norway to visit Nordkapp, making the most of the 24 hour daylight during summer. This seemed like […]

Tackling Rising Rates of Melanoma

i Sep 2nd No Comments by

  Melanoma is the fastest rising cancer in the UK. A study released today by Public Health England states that hospital admission for the treatment this most deadly type of skin cancer have risen by 30 per cent in the last 5 years. To tackle this problem at source, this […]

The Secret Cancer – Melanoma

i Aug 4th 1 Comment by

Thanks to The Harley Medical Group for publishing this great blog on melanoma! Melanoma is now the most common cancer in the UK amongst 15 to 34 year olds. More than 13,000 people develop the disease every year compared with around 1,800 in 1975. It’s rising faster than any other […]

Blow the Whistle on Sunburn!

i Apr 30th No Comments by

Sun Awareness Flyer A new initiative is launching to ‘Blow the Whistle on Sunburn’; supported by Julia Bradbury and partnered with the Association for Physical Education (afPE), sports coach UK and the Youth Sports Trust Going live on the 7th May, www.oksunsafetycode.com is a FREE resource bank designed to ensure […]

A Diary: The Marathon des Sable for Melanoma

i Apr 8th No Comments by

Catch up here with how Ashley Charlwood is getting on in the desert… currently competing in the epic race that is Marathon des Sables… doing it for melanoma! The following posts are relayed through Ash’s wife, Michaela… Ash’s first day – progress report Hi, Michaela here relaying Ash’s progress report […]

A Sliding Marathon for Melanoma!

i Apr 7th No Comments by

The LUFC Channel Row Team will be rowing the English Channel from Nuiport, Belgium to Ramsgate a distance of 54 miles on 8th June 2014, hoping to raise awareness and much needed funds for the Myfanwy Townsend Melanoma Cancer Research Fund. They are hoping to complete the crossing in under […]