Fundraising Stories

Caroline and Ann wearing Oracle TShirt wet, looking cold but happy at the beach

Brave Hearts Take the Plunge

By Barbara Fountain / January 24, 2024

On a crisp Boxing Day morning in Redcar, courageous sisters Caroline and Ann, decided to make a splash in the icy waters of the North Sea to raise crucial funds…

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Ed Vanson and Guy Randall strike a chord for good with #Tedstock

By Barbara Fountain / January 24, 2024

In the heart of our community, there are individuals whose passion and dedication shine like a beacon, illuminating the way for positive change. Ed Vanson, a local radio DJ, and…

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Peter Papanastasiou handing over a cheque to his consultant at the Royal Marsden for Oracle Cancer Trust

Peter’s Passion: A Golf Tournament that Tees Up Charity Support

By Barbara Fountain / October 13, 2023

In the world of charitable endeavours, the spirit of giving often takes shape in diverse and creative forms. One such example of this philanthropic spirit is Peter Papanastasiou, an individual…

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Walking the North Downs Way in Memory of Dad

By Barbara Fountain / August 29, 2023

On Saturday 9th July 2023, Peter’s friends and family walked 16.5 miles of the North Downs Way from Wye and Folkestone, an area Peter and his wife Isabelle called home…

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Caroline and Anna at the finish line of the Wainwright coast-to-coast walk

192 Mile coast-to-coast walk to mark 5 years cancer free

By Barbara Fountain / August 11, 2023

5 years after receiving treatment for a nasty Head and Neck cancer, Caroline Outterside, considers herself as one of the lucky ones and wants to give back. Accompanied by her…

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Young Tongues Fund Launch

By Barbara Fountain / July 13, 2023

Oracle Cancer Trust has partnered up with peer-to-peer support group the Young Tongues to set up the Young Tongues Fund; funding patient support activities led by the Young Tongues, awareness…

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Inaugural Peter Rhys-Evans Memorial Trophy won at Oracle Cancer Trust Golf Day

By Barbara Fountain / June 30, 2023

Oracle Cancer Trust’s annual Golf Day at the exclusive Cowdray Estate raises £9,043.26, whilst crowing first Peter Rhys-Evans Memorial champions.  On a fabulously sunny morning in May, at the breathtakingly…

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Tubby FC hold charity match in memory of George Johnston

By tamara / June 22, 2023

On the 19th May Tubby FC took on Whittington Cat FC at St Benedicts RUFC in Whitehaven in support of Oracle Cancer Trust and in memory of George Johnston and…

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Lauren comes to the rescue and completes London Marathon 2023 for Oracle

By Barbara Fountain / June 22, 2023

Oracle Cancer Trust thrilled as Lauren Graham bravely steps up to run the London Marathon with only weeks’ notice following fellow runners’ injury. With only weeks’ to go until the…

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9th Annual Charity Spring Ball in aid of Oracle Cancer Trust raises over 3k

By tamara / June 15, 2023

Long term Oracle Cancer Trust supporter Angela Bryant, who was diagnosed with tonsil cancer in 2010, hosts annual charity spring ball for the 9th time and raises £3,603 for the…

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