Grandmother loses hair to help fund new cancer centre

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

THIS was the moment a grandmother first saw her new look, after her entire head of hair was shaved off for charity.

Festival Place pledges to raise cash for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

Basingstoke Gazette: Festival Place pledges to raise cash for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

12:46pm Monday 23rd June 2014

FESTIVAL Place has pledged to raise £10,000 for a local charity which is fundraising for a cancer centre.

Women in Business raise cash for Ark Cancer Centre charity

Basingstoke Gazette: Laura Bell

3:00pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

A LOCAL networking group has raised nearly £750 to support a local charity, which is fundraising for a new cancer centre in north Hampshire.

Local heroes honoured at A Place to be Proud of Awards 2014

Basingstoke Gazette: The Mayor and Mayoress of Basingstoke and Deane with the award winners

3:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

INCREDIBLE people who make a difference in Basingstoke and Deane were honoured at the annual A Place to be Proud of Awards 2014.

Basingstoke Ambassador Award - Andrew Finney

Basingstoke Gazette: Andrew Finney celebrates his success with his wife, Lorraine

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

ANDREW Finney said he was “honoured and humbled” to be declared the winner of the Basingstoke Ambassador Award.

Young Achiever Award - Ryan Robinson

Basingstoke Gazette: Ryan Robinson with his mum, Karen, after winning the Young Achiever Award

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A TEENAGER who has been volunteering since the age of six was named the winner of the Young Achiever category.

Judges' Special Award - Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council, Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, and Buckskin and Worting Community Association

Basingstoke Gazette: The Judges' Special Award winners collect their gong

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

THE groups who pulled together to help the victims of flooding in Basingstoke were honoured with the Judges’ Special Award.

Community Project Award - M3 Job Club

Basingstoke Gazette: Richard Thayer, from the M3 Job Club, with Mayor Roger Gardiner and Mayoress Tricia Gardiner after winning the Community Project Award

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

THE winner of the newly-created Community Project category was the M3 Job Club, which supports those who are unemployed or at risk of redundancy.

Arts and Entertainment Award - Basingstoke Academy of Dance

Basingstoke Gazette: Tanya Schipelbaum and Connie Pearce receive the award

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A DANCE academy which has a tremendous impact in the local community picked up the Arts and Entertainment Award.

Unsung Hero Award - Beryl and Michael Mullender

Basingstoke Gazette: Michael and Beryl Mullender with their award

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A COUPLE who have between them clocked up 117 years of service to Scouting were awarded the Unsung Hero Award – the only award chosen by public vote.

Sports Hero Award - James Ketchell

Basingstoke Gazette: James Ketchell at the summit of Mount Everest

1:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

ADVENTURER James Ketchell was honoured with the Sports |Hero Award after his incredible sporting achievements over the last few years.

Adventurer will be guest speaker at Place to be Proud of Awards

Basingstoke Gazette: James Ketchell at the summit of Mount Everest

8:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

AN INTREPID Basingstoke adventurer will be the guest speaker at this year’s A Place to be Proud of Awards.

Clare Balding opens radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital

Basingstoke Gazette: Clare Balding has opened a new radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital

11:00am Friday 16th May 2014

POPULAR broadcaster Clare Balding was the guest of honour at the grand opening of a £6.5million radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital.

Clare Balding to open new radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital

Basingstoke Gazette: Clare Balding to open new radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital

1:00pm Sunday 11th May 2014

SPORTS presenter Clare Balding OBE will open a new radiotherapy unit in Basingstoke next week.

Time running out to vote for your unsung hero

Basingstoke Gazette: Charlie Thorn, who won the 2013 Unsung Hero Award, with partner Brenda Shelbourn, and, right, Amy Mosdell, who nominated him

6:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

THE deadline is looming for residents to have their say on who should win the Unsung Hero category at this year’s A Place to be Proud of Awards.

Cancer charity gets £3,000 boost

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5:00pm Wednesday 30th April 2014

A LOCAL charity which is fundraising for the provision of local radiotherapy has been given a boost after the Basingstoke province of the Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes raised £3,000.

VIDEO - Father releases inspirational film dedicated to brave Jayden Wilson

Basingstoke Gazette: Michael Wilson and son Jayden with Jayden's sister Ella and mum Louise

9:25am Thursday 24th April 2014

THE father of a little boy, who has a rare incurable brain tumour, has released an inspirational video dedicated to his son.

Take part in sponsored walk

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5:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A CHARITY raising money for a new radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital is inviting people to take part in its latest fundraising event.

Vote for unsung hero

Basingstoke Gazette: Brian Donegan

1:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

RESIDENTS are being urged to cast their votes to decide who will win the Unsung Hero category at this year’s A Place to be Proud of Awards.

Big boost for charity raising money for new cancer centre

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

1:00pm Monday 21st April 2014

A CHARITY aiming to raise £5million for a new cancer centre in north Hampshire has received a huge boost.

Ark Cyclists take on gruelling challenge to raise money for cancer centre

Basingstoke Gazette: Ark Cyclists take on gruelling challenge to raise money for cancer centre

11:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

BASINGSTOKE medics took on a gruelling cycling challenge in South Africa to raise money for a good cause.

Deadline looming for A Place to be Proud of Awards nominations

Basingstoke Gazette: 2013 award winners Lindy Richardson, left, and Janis Taylor, both from the Pink Place, with Dave Holby-Wolinski.

6:00am Friday 21st March 2014

THE deadline is looming for nominations to be made for an awards event which recognises the unsung heroes of Basingstoke.

Dave the rower breaks another world record

Basingstoke Gazette: Dave Holy-Wolinski, with his daughter Saskia, brother Mike Brydes and supporters

3:00pm Monday 17th March 2014

A RECORD-breaking rower has done it again after smashing his 10th world record in a physical endurance test.

Jayden gets his dream Disney holiday

Basingstoke Gazette: Jayden gets his dream Disney holiday

11:00am Saturday 8th February 2014

A LITTLE boy who has a rare, incurable brain tumour has been able to enjoy a dream holiday in Disney World with his family.

Grammy nominee sets sights on successful ball

Basingstoke Gazette: Ross Stirling has been nominated for a Grammy.

8:00pm Monday 27th January 2014

AFTER the glamour of the Grammys, Ross Stirling will have his sights set on having a ball.

Ark Cancer Centre at Basingstoke hospital begins to take shape

Basingstoke Gazette: Dr Lara Alloway outside the new radiotherapy building

11:00am Wednesday 15th January 2014

AN INTERIM radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital is taking shape.

Golfers raise cash for cancer charity

Basingstoke Gazette: Golfers raise cash for cancer charity

6:00am Sunday 12th January 2014

GENEROUS golfers clubbed together to raise £14,000 for a cancer charity.

Skydive plan for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

Basingstoke Gazette: Skydive will help fundraising for new centre

6:00am Thursday 9th January 2014

DAREDEVILS looking for a heart-stopping way to raise cash for a good cause are being invited to take part in a charity parachute jump.

Tadley woman completes marathon charity challege

Basingstoke Gazette: Pearl Evans from Tadley

9:00am Monday 2nd December 2013

A TADLEY woman took on a 13-hour exercise challenge to raise hundreds of pounds for a good cause.

Hampshire hospitals fare well in cancer care survey

6:00am Wednesday 20th November 2013

PATIENTS have placed Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in the top 20 per cent for cancer care in England.

Basingstoke hospital radiotherapy unit project on track

Basingstoke Gazette: An artist's impression of the new unit

3:00pm Tuesday 5th November 2013

WORK on an interim radiotherapy unit at Basingstoke hospital is gathering pace – and an artist’s impression of how the unit will look has now been released.

Fundraising drive brings in thousands for Hope for Jayden campaign

Basingstoke Gazette: Fundraising drive brings in thousands for Hope for Jayden campaign

11:00am Saturday 2nd November 2013

A YOUNG boy from Basingstoke with an incurable brain tumour is heading for a dream holiday after local people rallied behind a fundraising drive.

Car meet up to raise money for Jayden

4:23pm Monday 14th October 2013

A FUNDRAISING car meet up is taking place this Saturday at Basingstoke Leisure Park.

Hundreds join moonlit walk for Jayden

Basingstoke Gazette: The walk gets under way at War Memorial Park.

1:00pm Tuesday 8th October 2013

HUNDREDS of people united to raise money for a family whose little boy’s plight has touched people around the world.

Coffee morning to be held at Basingstoke Rugby Club

4:52pm Wednesday 18th September 2013

A COFFEE morning will raise money for the Hope for Jayden appeal.

Golf day and disco will raise funds for Hope for Jayden appeal

2:40pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

A GOLF day and disco has been organised to raise money for Hope for Jayden.

Basingstoke boyband Concept organise fundraising concert

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke boyband Concept organise fundraising concert

2:34pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

BASINGSTOKE boyband Concept have organised a concert in aid of Hope for Jayden.

400 sign up for 10-mile walk for Jayden

2:28pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

NEARLY 400 have signed up to take part in a 10-mile fundraising walk on September 27 for Jayden.

Thousands support Hope for Jayden Facebook campaign

Basingstoke Gazette: Michael, Lou, Ella and Jayden

3:19pm Friday 13th September 2013

THE plight of a four-year-old Basingstoke boy, who has an incurable brain tumour, has touched people around the world – with thousands of pounds being donated to a fundraising appeal.

Basingstoke hospital medics put on a show of pedal power for new cancer centre

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke hospital medics put on a show of pedal power for new cancer centre

5:06pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

BASINGSTOKE hospital consultants took on one of the toughest cycling challenges in the world to help raise money for a new north Hampshire cancer treatment centre.

RadCan raise £4,000 for planned cancer centre in Basingstoke

4:24pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

A DINNER-dance in aid of a great cause was declared a huge success by organisers.

Padworth Ladies raise £1,000 for construction of £18million cancer centre

4:07pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

GENEROUS fundraisers have given a four-figure boost to plans for a ground-breaking cancer centre – raising £1,000 for the planned facility.

Design search for new cancer centre goes Europe-wide

4:01pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

THE design of the new £16million hi-tech cancer treatment centre for Basingstoke is to be decided in a Europe-wide competition.

Public support needed to help meet £5million goal

Basingstoke Gazette: Lara Alloway and Merv Rees

3:57pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

WE NEED your help to raise £5million.

Cancer centre goal

Basingstoke Gazette: Lara Alloway and Merv Rees

3:39pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

IT’S AN ambitious project – but it’s one that will make a massive difference to cancer sufferers and their families.

Great start for cancer centre appeal

Basingstoke Gazette: Merv Rees

3:27pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

THE fundraising campaign to help create a cancer treatment centre is picking up pace – with more than £40,000 raised so far.

Basingstoke medics saddle up for charity cycle ride

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke medics saddle up for charity cycle ride

3:11pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

A TEAM of medics will be piling on the pedal power as they take on one of the toughest cycling challenges in the world to raise money for the new Ark Cancer Centre.






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