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The Feel-Good Factor

  Raising money for worthy causes can sometimes be very frustrating, but it can also be great fun.   It has been a busy few weeks...
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Why I did a 5k run for charity?

It is not every day that I’m greeted just before 12 noon on a Saturday to the sight of someone in a  penguin costume doing...
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Dedication makes all the difference

Last Saturday we held our third annual runNTU event on the Clifton campus at Nottingham Trent. The start and finish line was a stone’s throw...
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runNTU – Top tips

7 tips for doing a 5K run Before running the runNTU in 2012 I had never taken part in a sponsored sporting event of any...
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Magical Musical Moments

The NTU Choir teamed up with the London Philharmonic Orchestra to present a  musical extravaganza recently.  Along with West End Star Kerry Ellis they gave...
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Advanced Understanding in Prostate Cancer Research

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Our scientists have paved the way for a better understanding into how prostate cancer cells gain their ability to spread from the initial tumour to other areas of the body.

Seattle to New York by bicycle

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Read Becky’s story on how she plans to raise a huge £4000 for the John van Geest Cancer Research Centre.

New Years Challenge

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Welcome to 2016 everyone! We hope you all had a lovely indulgent Christmas break and have entered to the new year in good spirit.

An Early Christmas Gift from Castle Rock

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The Castle Rock clan went all out in November with a chain wide charity month cleverly branded as #BROvember. The various pubs across Nottingham all did their bit to help promote the centre and raise money in support of our work.

A simple guide to Mass Spectrometry by Dr David Boocock

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Dr David Boocock is one of our scientists here at The John van Geest Cancer Research Centre.

Institute of Directors £10 Challenge!

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Over the past two weeks there has been an abundance of fundraising activities going on around Nottingham.

FAB in name and nature

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The John van Geest Cancer Research Centre  has many collaborations with a variety of different organisations.  But our relationship with patient support groups is particularly important to us.

Persistence is my Middle Name

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My name is Gary Steele and I have been the Chairman of the Leighton Hospital Prostate Cancer Support Group since I started it in May 2000.

All in a Good Cause

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We have recently had our annual runNTU – a 5k run with the option of a 1.

Impressions on a Fun Run

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As part of a whirlwind first week at the John van Geest centre, I made the decision to spend a few hours of my time on Saturday for the runNTU event, our annual 5K sponsored run to raise funds for the centre.

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