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"It has become my mission to get as many men as I can to start checking themselves"

Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Aaron Watson from Bangor has a voice that many of you will recognise. As a voice over artist, he is a familiar sound on your radio but this November Aaron is using his voice for a very different reason. Aaron is encouraging men across Northern Ireland to get checking their testicles. And there is a good reason why. When he was just 22 years old, Aaron was diagnosed with testicular cancer. Now 39, Aaron is cancer free and backing our Talking Balls campaign in the hope that his experience could save someone’s life. This is his story. ...

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In the saddle for Soft Border Cycle

Thursday, 11 July 2019

A group of cycling enthusiasts from across Northern Ireland are getting set to take on a cycle challenge which will take them along the entire length of the border around Northern Ireland all to raise funds for Friends of the Cancer Centre. ...

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Makeup Masterclass with MAC

Thursday, 11 July 2019

Friends of the Cancer Centre is delighted to partner with MAC at Victoria Square to offer those currently undergoing cancer treatment an exclusive makeup masterclass on Thursday 8th August 2019. ...

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Belfast International Airport hold their first 'Mellow Yellow Tea Party'

Monday, 1 July 2019

Our corporate partners, Belfast International Airport, recently held their first, outdoor ‘Mellow Yellow Tea Party’. Luckily, the rain held off and the cakes and pastries bought and baked by employees were in high demand, raising much needed funds to support our work. ...

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Launching our fantastic new partnership with PA Consulting

Wednesday, 3 July 2019

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with global innovation and transformation consultancy, PA Consulting in Belfast (PA). This year, PA’s Belfast office, which delivers digital and public sector projects across a wide range of sectors including healthcare, will help support our vital work by taking part in a variety of the charity’s fundraising events and holding their own events. ...

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