Ward 84 summer party

The amazing faces of Ward 84

Sunday 22 July was a day full of fun, memories, celebration and, for some, a few hours of light relief from the hospital, at the annual Ward 84 summer party. Held at the impressive Victoria Baths in Manchester, the party is organised by a dedicated team of volunteer parents, family members and carers via the […]

23 Jul 2018
Altrincham Concert Orchestra

Altrincham Concert Orchestra – 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 support Friends of Rosie. […]

11 Jul 2018
JoshFest Rochdale

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. He told them a bit more […]

12 Jul 2018

Friends of Rosie receives grant to redesign website following cyber attack

We’re delighted to have received a grant from the Manchester Guardian Society Charitable Trust to redesign our website after being targeted by cyber criminals earlier this year. As a small, local charity, our website is an essential tool in helping us to raise awareness and funding for vital children’s cancer research projects in the North […]

17 Jul 2018