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PCRF news

See below for news about the charity and the latest on PCRF-funded research.


Information and contacts for journalists can be found on our media page.

March 2019

It’s baa-ck! Crowds flock to Lambing Live event

27 March 2019
Katie Whybrow and her family welcomed hundreds of people through the gates of Lower Wilbury Farm in Letchworth on Sunday 24 March, for the annual ‘Lambing Live’ event which they run each year for …more information

Leeds students strut their stuff for PCRF

8 March 2019
The brilliant Leeds RAG Fashion Show on 28 February raised over £23,000 on the night for its two charities, PCRF and Behind Closed Doors – more than double the previous year’s total! …more information

February 2019

Leeds students fundraise for research through flagship fashion show

18 February 2019
The Leeds RAG Fashion Show – the annual flagship event in the calendar of Leeds University Union’s charity fundraising society – takes place on 28 February 2019, with PCRF as one of its nominate …more information

RockThePav gig raises the roof for PCRF

1 February 2019
Hundreds of music lovers attended the RockThePav2 benefit concert for PCRF in Broadstairs on the Kent Coast on 20 January and were treated to fantastic line-up of bands covering country rock, blues, b …more information

January 2019

Marion’s recycling for research!

22 January 2019
We love hearing about the unusual and innovative ideas that our supporters think up to raise money for research - and Marion Platt from Urmston in Manchester is a great example! …more information

Victoria’s double donation in tribute to Grandad

7 January 2019
Huge thanks to Victoria Lloyd, 16, of Worstead near Norwich, whose fundraising has topped £1,000 after having 12 inches of her waist-length tresses cut off in November. …more information

December 2018

Well batted Mark! 1,000-mile challenge smashes fundraising target

6 December 2018
BBC Cricket commentator, Mark Church, finished his mammoth 1,000-mile fundraiser for PCRF on 04 December, arriving at the Kia Oval from Lords to complete the 200th 5-mile run between the two iconic cr …more information

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