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    Research Now raises £430 for Blood Cancer Awareness Month

    16 November 2017

    Market research company Research Now put on an array of special events to raise money during Blood Cancer Awareness Month.

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  • Charlotte Hodgson and Abi Burrell

    "Staying alive, feeling alive": why Charlotte Hodgson ran the Norwich 10k for Leuka

    09 November 2017

    Charlotte Hodgson ran the Norwich 10k to raise money and vital awareness for Leuka’s work in honour of her sister Olivia.

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    Kate hits the Turbary Trails for Leuka

    23 October 2017

    After her husband was diagnosed with leukaemia for a third time, Kate Billmore decided she didn’t want to sit still.

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    What is "Remember a Charity in Your Will Week"?

    04 September 2017

    Next week is Remember a Charity week. What does it mean, and why would you want to get involved?

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    September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month!

    31 August 2017

    This September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month in the UK. Here's five ways you can get involved.

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    Volunteer Opportunities

    19 May 2017

    Can you spare an hour of your time to help us raise fund for leukaemia research?

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  • Will in his running kit

    The Count down to the Sahara Desert is on for Will

    27 February 2017

    Intrepid fundraiser Will Russell is about to take on the world's toughest race for Leuka.

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    Training for the toughest race on Earth

    05 December 2016

    In April 2017 Leuka supporter William Russell will be undertaking what has been described by the Discovery Channel as the toughest footrace on Earth.

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  • RACW logo

    We’re supporting Remember A Charity Week 2016

    05 September 2016

    Legendary acts, such as leaving a gift to causes like ours in your will, provides stable foundations for charities like Leuka.

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  • Finbarr Cotter, Professor of Haematology at Barts and The London School of Medicine running a 10k in support of Leuka

    Why I have chosen to run five marathons for Leuka

    19 August 2016

    Professor Finbarr Cotter is Clinical Director for Pathology and Consultant Haemato-Oncologist at Barts Hospital, London. Finbarr talks about his work and why he supports Leuka

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  • Chris Corbin, Leuka chair of Trustees

    Who’s Cooking Dinner? Another Big Success!

    13 March 2016

    Who’s Cooking Dinner?, Leuka’s flagship fundraising event, has once again been an outstanding success!

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    Fabian Bolin launches #WarOnCancer campaign with proceeds to Leuka

    01 September 2015

    Leuka is delighted to be one of the charities that Fabian Bolin has chosen to support with his fundraising and awareness campaign – #WarOnCancer

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  • Dees Team after the colour run

    More than £33,000 raised in memory of brave mother-of-five as anniversary approaches

    17 June 2015

    MORE than £30,000 has been raised for Leuka – leading leukaemia research, in memory of a mother-of-five who lost her battle with cancer nearly a year ago.

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  • Team Jedi

    Friends and family continue Michelle’s legacy by walking 100km

    22 May 2015

    This weekend friends and family of the late Michelle Richards will walk 100km from London to Brighton to continue her legacy by raising vital funds for leukaemia research.

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  • Peter Gordon in the kitchen

    Who’s Cooking Dinner? raises £433,000 for Leuka

    10 March 2015

    20 of London’s finest chefs descended into four kitchens to rub shoulders, bump pans and raise money for leukaemia and blood cancer research…

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    The power of family – leukaemia battle inspires charity golf day in aid of Leuka

    09 December 2014

    When Lindi Wilson was diagnosed with leukaemia her life was turned upside down. Here she tells us about her battle with blood cancer and the incredible support she received from her family – who are organising a charity golf day in aid of Leuka.

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    Corbin and King launch Leuka’s Christmas ‘Hearts to Remember’ campaign

    07 November 2014

    This Christmas, employees at Corbin and King are hanging ‘Hearts to Remember’ on their company tree, raising funds for Leuka – a charity that’s close to theirs.

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  • Karen and Chris Corbin

    Why I walked a marathon for the small but mighty charity Leuka

    24 October 2014

    When Karen Warner’s friend was diagnosed with leukaemia twenty years ago, she never dreamt that one day she would walk 26 miles, through the night, and raise over £5,000 for the charity that helped save his life. 

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  • Crazy Coqs cabaret venue

    Discounted Cabaret Tickets for Leuka Supporters

    24 September 2014

    The wonderful people at Crazy Coqs are offering a £5 discount for ‘Stormy Weather’ – a cabaret show in aid of Leuka.

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    Team Leuka tackles Prudential RideLondon 2014

    21 August 2014

    Team Leuka took on the tail end of a tropical storm, joining over twenty-thousand cyclists in this year’s Prudential RideLondon event.

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  • Deirdre Angland

    Mother’s cancer battle inspires £18k in charity donations to Leuka

    20 August 2014

    THOUSANDS turned out to say a final farewell to a courageous mother-of-five whose battle with leukaemia has inspired almost £18,000 worth of charity donations.

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