Great Newsome Festivale

Great Newsome Brewery held their third open day on Saturday, 17 June 2017 raising £1,000 for the charity.

Pictured from left to right; Professor Nick Stafford, Chairman of the Charity receiving a cheque from Matthew Hodgson, Great Newsome Brewery.

The weather on the day was lovely which drew the crowds to a fantastic event.  The charity is very grateful […]

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Ceramic Daisy Chain

The charity has created its very own daisy chain by planting ceramic daisies in the grounds of Beverley Minster.  Together with volunteers the Chairman of the Charity, Professor Nick Stafford, along with fellow Trustee, Karen Guest, created the pattern last week.

Pictured left to right Karen Guest, Trustee and Professor Nick Stafford, Chairman of the Charity […]


Demolition work begins

Mark Addy, known for his roles in Game of Thrones and The Full Monty, visited Castle Hill Hospital recently, at the request of the charity, to start demolition works ready for the construction of the £7.2 million Molecular Imaging Research Centre, a unique state-of-the-art facility which will develop new radiotracers for the use in cancer, […]


Coast-to-Coast – Way of the Roses

Over the weekend Laura Sinclair completed the Coast to Coast – Way of the Roses cycle ride to raise funds for the Daisy Appeal. She completed 275km of cycling, with a total of 2900m of elevation gain over three days. She rode with  panniers which made getting up hill even more fun, but she made it up every hill without even […]

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Wedding Celebration

Steve Giles and Vicky Cartwright-Taylor are getting married on Wednesday, 26 July.  They are looking forward to sharing their wedding with their friends and ask for nothing more than their presence on their special day.  However, if friends would like to give them a gift, they have asked that this be in the form of a […]

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Tough Mudder Yorkshire 2017

Cherie is taking part in Tough Mudder 2017, 10-12 miles of mud and obstacles which is going to be a real challenge to raise funds for the Daisy Appeal Charity.

To date the Daisy Appeal has raised funds for cutting-edge research and to provide state-of-the-art equipment and facilities on the Castle Hill Hospital site. Currently the charity […]

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Manchester Half Marathon

Many congratulations to Ellen Taylor who successfully completed the Manchester Half Marathon in 1 hour 52 minutes at the weekend on behalf of the Charity.  Ellen’s fundraising page is still active if anyone wishes to sponsor her please visit –

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Coast-to-Coast Way of the Roses Cycle Route

Laura Sinclair, a trainee medical physicist on the Scientist Training Programme at Castle Hill Hospital is raising funds for the Daisy Appeal Charity.  Together with her colleagues from the Sunday Girls Road Club she will be completing the coast-to-coast Way of the Roses cycle route (160 miles) on 13-15 July 2017.  Laura is hoping to […]

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Hull Musical Theatre Company Concert

The Hull Musical Theatre Company, founded in 1897, are celebrating their 120th anniversary with a concert entitled; ‘Who the Hull are They?’ on Thursday, 29 June 2017 at 7.30 p.m. in Hull Minster.  They will be joined by the Hull Male Voice Choir to celebrate in music and word famous people from the city including; […]

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Hull 10K

Claire Curtis is taking part in the Hull 10K on 18 June 2017 supporting the Daisy Appeal.  Claire has chosen to support the charity as members of her family have been affected by both cancer and heart disease.  Claire has a fundraising page on JustGiving

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