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News 10th August 2022

Introducing the new Lingen Davies website!

Our old website has been in use since 2017 and last year we felt it was time for a change – to reflect the charity’s growth, new areas of work, vision and ambition. Not only have we become a million-pound charity in the last financial year, but we have also welcomed eight new members of […]

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Live Life Cancer Awareness

News 26th July 2022

Future of Cancer Support – Have Your Say!

Cancer patients, their families, health professionals, and anyone keen to get involved, are being invited to join in a regional improvement project – launched by Lingen Davies. The consultation project is being rolled out across Shropshire, Telford and Mid Wales, asking for views on current cancer provision, support and services. As well as funding equipment, […]

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£1M Charity | Lingen Davies

News 14th July 2022

We’re a £1,000,000 charity!!!

We’re delighted to reveal we’ve smashed our million pound target this year – for the first time in our 43-year history. We made the announcement at our recent annual awards evening where we recognised the success and achievements of the fundraising community. Up to 200 guests, including the charity’s Patron Lady Heber-Percy, and the High […]

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Pinky's Walk Lingen Davies

News 25th May 2022

Pinky's Walk - open to all!

Charity fundraiser Alun Roberts, known to some of his friends as Pinky, lost his brave battle against prostate cancer on Christmas Day last year. Now his daughter Sara and a school friend, Duncan Foulkes, are organising a 3.6 mile Pinky’s Walk in his memory on Saturday, 28th May, at 10.30am to raise money for a […]

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Cancer Centre Appeal

News 23rd May 2022

New TV Screens for Cancer Centre

Patients waiting for treatment have been given a boost thanks to the fundraising efforts of a Wem-based hairdresser. Helen Jones, who runs Gemini Hair in the town, organised a week of fundraising at the salon after a friend had undergone radiotherapy at the Lingen Davies Cancer Centre at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. Helen approached the […]

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Join us!

News 20th May 2022

Calling all aspiring marketeers and social media gurus - join us!

We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join us as a Marketing Apprentice, and help develop our communications work. Candidates will work towards a Level 3 digital marketing qualification – with every opportunity to progress within Lingen Davies. We need someone to work on our digital media channels, focussing on improving content, engagement and […]

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Thomas Telford School

News 10th May 2022

Entrepreneurial Students’ £2K Boost for Cancer Charity

Entrepreneurial youngsters have raised more than £2,000 for cancer patients after being inspired to act for others. Students from the Enterprise Course at Thomas Telford organised various events selling biscuits, asking local businesses to support their raffle, and holding a festive fair. They also held a cancer awareness event after working alongside fundraisers from Lingen […]

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Join us!

News 1st April 2022

Join our LiveLife Health Engagement Team!

As many of you will know, we have been branching out into cancer awareness and health engagement work for some time. We are very pleased to announce that we are working in partnership with NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group, and The Qube in Oswestry to deliver and exciting project in 2022! The […]

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Thermometer Appeal

News 11th March 2022

We did it! Thanks to all of our wonderful supporters!

At Lingen Davies Cancer Fund we have the best supporters. After setting ourselves the goal of reaching £50,000 by the end of March to finally complete our appeal to fund the new CT Scanner for the Cancer Centre – we did it!!! This new piece of kit will enable more patients to access a wider […]

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Community | Lingen Davies

News 8th March 2022

Dedicated fundraisers hit £10K mark!

A small group of dedicated fundraisers has raised the phenomenal sum of £10,000 for us – in just under eight months. Members of the Shrewsbury Committee of the Lingen Davies Cancer Fund have held several collections, activities, and events since launching in July last year. The group supports the work of the charity to improve […]

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Want to Organise Your Own Event with Us?

If you want to organise your own event in support of Linger Davies, why not find out more about how you can do this by getting in touch. We’re always happy to help!