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MOUTH CANCER PATIENT PALS GET ON THEIR BIKES FOR CYCLE-O-TRON FUNDRAISER

A cancer patient’s pals at his local pub are going to cycle from The Daisy Building at Castle Hill Hospital, Cottingham, to The Valliant pub in Grimsby to raise funds for ground-breaking facilities being funded by the charity.

Tony Hunter from Grimsby was diagnosed with mouth cancer and is currently receiving treatment following a PET-CT scan at the Daisy […]

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9 Dragons Ultra

Sarah Green and her friend completed the 9 Dragons Ultra Trail Race in Hong Kong recently raising £428.75 for the Daisy Appeal – well done and many thanks for all your hard work and determination!

Sarah describes below her experience;

The race started at 7.30 in the morning. The temperature was approximately 20 degrees and not too […]

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GE Healthcare

Representatives from GE Healthcare attended the charity’s  plaque unveiling ceremony for the Molecular Imaging Research Centre on Monday, 19 February 2018. The charity has placed an order with GE Healthcare for their GENtrace 600 cyclotron which will be housed in the new facility.  This cyclotron along with other equipment will enable researchers to create the ‘customised […]

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Foundation Plaque Unveiled

The Foundation Plaque for the £7.2 million Molecular Imaging Research Centre at Castle Hill Hospital was unveiled on Monday, 19 February 2018 by Professor Nick Stafford, Chairman of the Charity and Professor Susan Lea, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Hull.

This new research centre, a partnership between the charity, the University and the local NHS, to […]

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9 Dragon’s Ultra-Trail Race – Hong Kong

Sarah Green and her friend will be taking part in the 9 Dragon’s ultra-trail race in Hong Kong on 25 February 2018 raising funds for the charity.  The race ascends up and over the largest mountain in Hong Kong – Tai Mo Shan.  The course includes many technical trails and has a cumulative elevation of […]

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Theatre on the Edge

Theatre on the Edge supported the Daisy Appeal when they performed Barrie Wheatley’s play ‘A Christmas Cardio’ on 18 and 19 December at Kardomah94 and then on 21 December at Hull Minster.  The audiences who attended each performance were asked to give generously to the Daisy Appeal and British Heart Foundation – £660.00 was raised towards phase […]

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New Year Honour for Chairman of Daisy Appeal Charity

Professor Nick Stafford, Chair of the Daisy Appeal Charity,  received a New Year Honour for his work for medical research and healthcare.  Nick received his OBE for his work with the Daisy Appeal Charity which he founded in 2000. Following the charity’s full registration in 2002 work was well underway with the first project, to build and equip a medical research […]

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Christmas Tree Festival – Beverley Minster

Many thanks to everyone who knitted/crocheted daisies for the charity’s Christmas tree in Beverley Minster.  The tree can be viewed from tomorrow, 8 December until 10 December at the Minster after which it will be on display in the foyer of the Daisy Building at Castle Hill Hospital.  Pictured from L to R are three of […]

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Hull Minster Concert

The Hull Musical Theatre Company joined forces with the Hull Male Voice Choir in June at Hull Minster with a concert entitled, ‘Who the Hull are They?’ raising £1,362.00 for the Daisy Appeal.  Pictured from L to R are representatives from both the Hull Musical Theatre Company; Peter Martin (Vice-Chair), Jane Bradley (Chair), and the Hull Male Voice […]

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Sequence Dance Fundraiser

Liz and Gordon Simpson are very keen sequence dancers and at one of their recent dances they raised £360.00 for the charity.  Mr Simpson is currently receiving treatment at Castle Hill Hospital and on one of their recent visits to the hospital they popped into the Daisy Building, just when some Trustees were arriving for a […]

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