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Altrincham Concert Orchestra's summer of music event

Altrincham Concert Orchestra's summer of music event

Head along to this year's Altrincham Concert Orchestra summer of music event and support children's cancer research. With fabulous music, amazing raffle prizes and delicious refreshments, it's sure to be a wonderful event. See the poster below for details. A huge thank you to the Orchestra for once again choosing to... Read More

Festival raises thousands for childhood brain tumour research

Festival raises thousands for childhood brain tumour research

We felt privileged today to meet Nicola, Sarah and six-month old Zack at the Manchester Cancer Research Centre to accept an amazing cheque donation from their recent fundraising festival. Dr Gray Kueberuwa, our funded researcher, was also kind enough to give Nicola and Sarah a tour of the laboratory and... Read More

Friends of Rosie award grant extension to research bone cancer in children

Friends of Rosie award grant extension to research bone cancer in children

We're very proud to announce a further grant award of £65,000 to fund a second year of research into the treatment and improved detection of rare bone cancer in children. Osteosarcoma is a rare type of bone cancer that usually develops in growing bones. It’s therefore most common in children and... Read More

Easter egg raffles raise thousands for North West children’s cancer research

Easter egg raffles raise thousands for North West children’s cancer research

North West charity, Friends of Rosie, signed up supporters across Greater Manchester and Cheshire to take part in their annual Easter egg raffle fundraiser, with huge handcrafted eggs provided by master chocolatier, Slattery.   With the help of local and national businesses, schools and community groups, we raised almost £3,500 this... Read More

Easter eggstravaganza

Easter eggstravaganza

Join the Friends of Rosie Easter egg raffle and raffle off a luxury, hand-crafted Easter egg at your workplace, school, nursery or community centre to support local childhood cancer research. The eggs, created by world renowned Manchester chocolatier, Slattery, measure in at around half a metre high of mouthwatering milk chocolate, usually... Read More