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Children's charities unite

Children’s charities unite for cancer research

Friends of Rosie and The Bradley Lowery Foundation are working together on a promising, new research collaboration for children with cancer. The two children’s charities unite to boost research into childhood cancer. In 2021, they will be partnering to fund new research into the detection and treatment of a rare type of childhood bone cancer, […]

24 Mar 2021
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Mahesh Vara

Ewing Sarcoma – Mahesh’s story

Mahesh, from Bolton, was first diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma when he was eight years old, in May 1998. His mum had become alarmed at a growth which appeared on his left thigh. The growth quickly engulfed his thigh. A family friend (also a GP) advised that the tumour should be removed. Only after it was […]

24 Mar 2021
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Sir Alex Ferguson

Thank you, Sir Alex Ferguson

Our huge thanks go to Sir Alex Ferguson, our long-serving Patron, for his recent donation to children’s cancer research. Friends of Rosie received the generous donation from Sir Alex through The Elizabeth Hardie Ferguson Charitable Trust Fund. He set up the Trust in memory of his mother. Sir Alex’s donation will go towards our three […]

11 Mar 2021
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running 5k

A year running 5k everyday & raising thousands!

We’re ending this week with a massive thank you and congratulations to our supporter Daniel Richardson. After a whole year of running 5k every, single day, Dan’s childhood cancer challenge came to an end last weekend. He ran over 1,830km and raised almost £3,500 (including Gift Aid), with every penny going towards vital new childhood […]

05 Feb 2021