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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.

May 2015

‘End to End’ pair on course to raise £25,000 for PCRF

15 May 2015
As Cornish residents, Ernest Craske and Paul Hirst have seen plenty of fundraisers taking on the ‘End to End’ challenge, from John O’Groats to Land’s End. Now, the pair are setting out to find …more information

Cycling duo take on French challenge for research into pancreatic cancer

5 May 2015
Seventy-five-year-old cyclist, Iain Ross, from Dornoch, is embarking on a marathon cycle ride through France with his son Malcolm, to raise money for the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund. …more information

April 2015

Staff of much loved Warwick boss beat the Wolf Run for research into pancreatic cancer

17 April 2015
Almost the entire workforce of the Warwick-based automotive consultancy, Vocis, took part in the notorious Wolf Run on 11 April to raise over £10k for research into the cancer their boss, Mike Everit …more information

January 2015

Guest article: My first fundraising year - Yasmin's story

9 January 2015
PCRF supporter, Yasmin Bailey, describes her 2014 fundraising efforts and shows what amazing things can be achieved - with help from friends (both human and 'animal'!) …more information

December 2014

Armed virus shows promise as treatment for pancreatic cancer

23 December 2014
Results of a PCRF-funded project which combines two different approaches – virotherapy and immunotherapy - show “great promise” as a treatment for pancreatic cancer. …more information

Brave Blaby businesses strip off for charity calendar

2 December 2014
A cheeky charity calendar featuring local businesses in Blaby is being sold to raise funds for PCRF. …more information

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