Patient stories head and neck cancer

Sophie runs in memory of her dear papa

By Lola Dunkley / May 30, 2024

Sophie Rhys-Evans was delighted to run the London Landmarks Half Marathon and raise a remarkable £1,440, all in memory of her late father, Peter Rhys-Evans, the esteemed founder of Oracle…

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Trekking for a Cause: Conquering the Sahara Desert

By Barbara Fountain / April 25, 2024

In February Toby, Lou, Greten, and Fran embarked on a remarkable journey across the Sahara Desert as part of the Oracle Cancer Trust Sahara Challenge.  Their mission was not only…

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158.38 miles (254.88 Km) in 32 days, a true inspiration!

By tamara / February 27, 2024

Immaculate’s story We are delighted to share Immaculate raised over £4,500 for Oracle Cancer Trust and Second Chance Head and Neck Cancer Group. Immaculate walked 158.38 miles (254.88 Km) in…

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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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Hannah and her Dad in their Oracle Cancer Trust Young Tongue Fund Tshirts

Walking the West Highland Way for fellow young tongue cancer patients

By Barbara Fountain / October 5, 2023

In the face of adversity, some individuals find extraordinary strength and resilience. Hannah, a care worker in a children’s home and tongue cancer survivor has embarked on an inspiring journey…

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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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