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September 2020

Making the unknown, known: the work goes on

The CV-19 pandemic has had a very significant financial impact on major cancer charities. As a small charity our work has been largely unaffected. A drop in income has been offset by a reduction in expenditure.  In early October we expect to be announcing a grant as a contribution towards a very exciting research project - research that we believe promises great patient benefit. 

Dr Natalie Cook joins our Medical Advisory Board

Dr Cook has affiliations with the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute, the University of Manchester and the Christie NHS Foundation Trust. She is actively involved in a number of CUP research projects.
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Updates on UK CUP research

CUP research has inevitably been handicapped by CV-19. Read more for a short update on key research. 

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Awareness Week 2020

CUP Awareness Week this year is 20-26 September when we ask our Supporters to engage - this year in a very simple activity.
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Website review 

World-leading CUP authority Dr Tony Greco kindly reviewed our website earlier this year reporting: '… the information is the most comprehensive and timely data regarding CUP in the world. In my view this is an invaluable resource'


We are grateful to all our fund and awareness-raisers. Many challenge events have been frustrated by 'lockdown' in the last 6 months but Rachel Norager continues to run in Singapore. She has committed to running at least 30km every week for a year in memory of her Mum.

Christmas cards - never too early to buy!

We have two cards for this year. For further details 'read more'. In recent years we have sold out well before Christmas!
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