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It’s taken four years of fundraising, but thanks to your support, North Devon’s brand new £2.2million treatment unit opens today (Monday).

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Saturday, March 28, 2015
Scenes from the big Chemo Appeal Abseil at Heanton Church.

Fundraisers defy gravity to help swell Chemotherapy Appeal funds at Heanton Punchardon abseil event.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Care and Support Minister Norman Lamb and North Devon MP Nick Harvey are pictured outside North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple. Picture: Andy Keeble

Norman Lamb warns of ‘considerable and unprecedented’ efficiency gains in bid to plug £8bn funding gap.

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Saturday, March 21, 2015
Ladies captain Barbara Clatworthy, Ilfracombe club member Geoff Fowler and competition winner Pennie Richards.

The ladies’ section of Ilfracombe Golf Club has dedicated a competition to the Chemotherapy Appeal after being inspired by the town’s well-known Make Me Smile charity.

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Thursday, March 12, 2015
Ian Roome and hospital fundraising volunteer Gill Buckler selling tickets in Barnstaple High Street.

Just two weeks left to get your tickets before the grand draw to win a Kia Picanto.

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Sunday, March 8, 2015
Trekkers take to the moor for StarTrek 2015.

Walkers enjoy fine weather and great times as they take part in the 23rd annual charity night walk.

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Friday, March 6, 2015
Preparing for StarTrek: Rotarian Jay Bocock shows Leo Cooper how to use a map and compass. Picvture: Peter Cooper.

The annual StarTrek Challenge will be held near Dulverton this Saturday night.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Dave Garrett and Mark Edwards getting ready for the 100 mile challenge.

Bideford man prepared for epic 36-hour non-stop walk in aid of the Chemotherapy Appeal.

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Thursday, February 26, 2015
Amy Lake and Katie Lloyd are both doing the abseil at Heanton on March 21.

Fundraisers are invited to go over the edge at Heanton Punchardon to help beat cancer

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Thursday, February 19, 2015
Staff, volunteers and fundraisers reveal the new name for the Chemotherapy Unit.

The name for the new chemotherapy unit has been revealed as the Seamoor Unit.

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Spot the Chemo Car - Chittlehampton

Still time to get your tickets as charity launches a final push before the grand draw next month.

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Saturday, February 7, 2015
North Devon District Hospital facilities department staff Lisa Harris, Charlotte Richardson and Sandy Gatfield are among those preparing for this year’s trek.

Don’t miss the annual night walk on Exmoor this March 7-8.

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Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Chemotherapy unit staff Katrina Dallyn, Roslyn Herbert and Alison Anderson are shown around the new unit by Morgan Sindall project manager Andrew Spear and appeal fundraising manager Ian Roome. Picture: Andy Keeble

Exactly a yeat ago to the day the turf was cut - and now the final countdown in on the completion of the brand new chemotherapy unit in Barnstaple.

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Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Muriel Sanneh is taking to the skies for the Chemo Appeal.

Barnstaple woman is taking to the skies for the Chemotherapy Appeal.

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Thursday, January 29, 2015
Gearing up for the Big Brew are Bev Blight, James Bayliss and Gemma Steele.

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

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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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