Our Stories

Cancer patients and their families are at the heart of what we do. Read a selection of inspirational stories from the people we’ve helped and hear from those who volunteer and support our work.

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Brian’s Story Brian’s Story

Brian’s Story

Lingen Davies volunteer Martyn Bingham - who has himself been through cancer - talked to fellow cancer survivor Brian Cooke about his experiences undergoing treatment at the Lingen Davies Cancer Centre.

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Angela’s Story Angela’s Story

Angela’s Story

Angela talks about why she chose to leave a gift to Lingen Davies in her Will.

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Mary’s Story Mary’s Story

Mary’s Story

Mary sat down with us to tell us about how she discovered a lump in her breast, at the age of 27, and during COVID-19.

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Anne’s Story Anne’s Story

Anne’s Story

When a red swelling developed in her breast at the age of 47, Anne put it down to stress and thought cancer was something that happened to older ladies, but after a mammogram, ultrasound scan, and two biopsies, she was diagnosed with cancer.