Chemotherapy Unit Appeal Latest News

Thu, 08:14

Help the Chemotherapy Appeal and your local hospital departments by hoisting a mug or two.

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Wed, 11:52
Heather Walters with the signed Manchester United shorts

Premier league footballers, Olympians and a world cup winning rugby star are among the latest people to support a Barnstaple woman’s cancer awareness campaign.

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Thursday, January 8, 2015
Greg Price, service manager of the Devon Stop Smoking Service invites you to kick the habit.

Shed pounds or kick the wicked weed this New Year and help North Devon Chemotherapy Appeal at the same time.

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Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Ian Roome before (left) and after his eight week sponsored weight loss from the Chemo Appeal.

Chemo Appeal fundraising manager takes on eight-week slim down to raise hundreds of pounds for the charity.

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Thursday, January 1, 2015
Reverend Julie Cartwright and her husband Tim took the plunge for the Chemo Appeal.

Barnstaple hospital chaplain the Reverend Julie Cartwright has taken her own ‘leap of faith’ – by jumping out of an aeroplane for the Chemotherapy Appeal.

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Over and Above Fundraising manager Ian Roome, Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust chief executive Alison Diamond, chairman Roger French and appeal fundraiser Julie Whitton at the launch of the new charity. Picture: Andy Keeble

Charity rebrands with new name to ensure money will be raised long after North Devon’s chemotherapy unit is built.

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Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Sam Knight, Vickie Lewis, Angela Pearson, fundraising manager Ian Roome, Maz Goodman and in the front fundraiser Julie Whitton.

Get into the festive spirit and support the Chemotherapy Appeal for Christmas Jumper Day.

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Thursday, November 27, 2014
Andy Symons and his wife Lisa presenting Julie Whitton with a cheque.

This weeks purple patch - show committee helps buy two obs machines for new chemotherapy unit in North Devon.

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Sunday, November 23, 2014
Brian Macbeth with his new book.

The story of a lost steam engine called Barnstaple and one man’s passion for trains are pulling together into a new book to help the chemotherapy appeal.

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Heather Walters is still keen for more people to get involved in the cancer awareness campaign

Raft of new fundraising ideas to kick on in ‘CoppaFeel’ campaign

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Chemo Appeal's fundraising manager Ian Roome has already shed two stone for charity.

Former Barnstaple mayor loses two stone in five weeks in aid of the Chemo Appeal.

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Friday, November 7, 2014
Chairman Keith Palfreyman presents a cheque to Alan and Shirley Curtis of Guide Dogs, plus retired guide dog Ollie.

Group hands out £2,500 to North Devon good causes...

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Friday, November 7, 2014
Clinical physiologist Judith Tucker and Marsh Pullen of Morgan Sindall will both be taking part in the show. Picture: Submitted

Cancer patient Liz Hart is organising a charity variety evening of song, dance and humour at Lynton Town Hall on November 22 to celebrate the end of her treatment...

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Chemo Appeal fundraising manager is getting whipped into shape by personal trainer Steve Sanger, of Reform.

Fundraising manager Ian Roome will be whipped into shape by personal trainer Steve Sanger, of Reform in Barnstaple.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Happy Hags in the Chemo Appeal trolley push.

Participants donned the fancy dress to push each other town the Tarka Trail in Tesco trolleys.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014
L-R: Youings' Nicky Tossell, bra donor Jacqui Thompson, Youings employee Michelle Swift, Heather Walters and Suzanne Youings-Clarke

A cancer-sufferer’s campaign to encourage women to check themselves regularly has raised more than £1,000 in its first week.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014
Elaine Lee is holding a celebration of her larte husband Don's life to raise money for the North Devon Hospice.

The widow of Don Lee, from Fremington, has organised a celebratory fundraiser for what would have been his 65th birthday.

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Wednesday, October 1, 2014
People in North Devon are being asked to help name the new chemotherapy unit at North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple. Picture: Submitted

You’ve paid for it – now health bosses want members of the public to suggest names for new unit, set to open next spring.

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Dave Lewis, Exeter Chiefs scrum half, Freddie Burns, Leicester Tigers and England fly half and Jack Nowell, Exeter Chiefs and England full-back are pictured with Julie Lewis at Sandy Park. Picture: Phil Mingo/Pinnacle

Julie Lewis, 56, has raised more than £1,200 by auctioning signed rugby shirts and boots on eBay for Barnstaple charity.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014
Youngsters join Ian Roome, Ricahrd Scant and entertainer Ozzy D at the Stagecoach Fun Day on Friday in Barnstaple.

Stagecoach joins Chemo Appeal to host fun day and promote its new 21 service.

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