Watch Your Back! Keeping all gardeners safe under the sun - for more information, click here...    Leeds United supporters have recently raised £313.00 in donations from the sale of merchandise...in memory of Bruce Craven. THANK YOU!    Angie Newman & Julian Marks who raised £567.00 from stalls at various fairs and festivals around Richmond this summer    to Irene and Bill Kershaw of Haddenham for their kind donation in memory of their beloved son Alan

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A Pop-Up Mole Clinic Comes to Tunbridge Wells!

i Mar 11th 1 Comment by

On a delightfully warm and sunny Sunday, we had the pleasure of attending a very special Pop-Up Mole Clinic in the rather splendid Abervagenny Room in The Tunbridge Wells Hotel, set in the town’s historic Pantiles. The event was organised by us, Myfanwy Townsend Melanoma Research Fund and operated by […]

Promoting Sun Safety in Schools

i Mar 6th No Comments by

Here at the Myfanwy Townsend Melanoma Research Fund, as well as raising funds to find a cure for melanoma, our mission is to raise awareness of sun protection.  Further to this, we have been busy getting out and about, talking to local school children on the subject of sun safety. […]

Vital Melanoma Research Gets Underway!

i Feb 20th No Comments by

Research update from the Blond McIndoe Research Foundation Feb 2014 “Patient recruitment is finished and experiments are underway now” Scientists at the Blond McIndoe Research Foundation have been working together with Mr. Paul Banwell and his team at the Melanoma and Skin Cancer Unit at Queen Victoria Hospital and with […]

Melanoma – Spot It, Stop It!

i Feb 11th No Comments by

Almost 13,000 people in the UK are diagnosed with melanoma each year. Sadly this is the commonest cancer in young people. Unfortunately, melanoma also kills 2,200 a year, accounting for four in five skin cancer deaths and this number has quadrupled in 30 years, due in part to binge tanning […]

Who’s Supporting our Fight Against Melanoma?

i Jan 15th No Comments by

Hello to you all. We hope you are refreshed after the Christmas break and that 2014 has started well. We have recently been hearing from lots of you with the various events and challenges you have been doing and have planned this year, on behalf of the charity. To inspire […]

Donating to Find a Cure for Melanoma

i Dec 11th No Comments by

The Myfanwy Townsend Melanoma Research Fund is committed to supporting research and education into the prevention, causes and cure of melanoma. Further to this, the charity is delighted to announce a recent donation £40,000 to melanoma research, supporting the brilliant work of The Blond McIndoe Research Foundation and The Royal […]