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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.

February 2016

Another £1M for research projects sees PCRF research spend hit £8M!

4 February 2016
Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund (PCRF) is funding six new research projects with a total of £1 million - bringing the charity’s support for research into the UK’s most lethal cancer to over £8 m …more information

January 2016

PCRF launches world’s first national tissue bank for pancreatic cancer research

14 January 2016
The world’s first national tissue bank for pancreatic cancer has launched in the UK, to help push forward research into the cancer with the bleakest prognosis. …more information

New Year’s dip kicks off marathon fundraising campaign

4 January 2016
A group of friends from St Austell and Fowey have launched a marathon fundraising campaign for Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund in 2016 – kicking off with a New Year’s Day dip in the sea at Pentewa …more information

December 2015

Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund Supporters Conference – thank you (and photos!)

4 December 2015
What a day! Our 2015 Supporters Conference on Friday 27 November was bursting at the seams!


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October 2015

Music for Linda

Music for Linda

30 October 2015
A group of musicians and singers from Fife staged the perfect tribute to their friend Linda Miller, who died in April last year, by performing a special programme of music that she loved. …more information

August 2015

‘Bosom buddies’ stand head to head in charity fundraiser

24 August 2015
Long-term friends Kate Marlar and Tracey Brader hit back against their cancer diagnosis by shaving their heads in a joint fundraiser for causes dear to them – raising over £20k so far. …more information

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