Recent news from Big C! Have a read of our blog for some recent news and articles from your local cancer charity.

Category: Support

Q&A: Cervical Cancer

Jan 20th, 2020

We asked Jenny, Big C’s Cancer Information Clinical Nurse Specialist, some common questions regarding Cervical Cancer and how Big C can help not only those who’ve been diagnosed, but even people afraid of having their cervical smear.   read more ->

Volunteer Spotlight: Jonathan Boyles

Dec 4th, 2019

For International Volunteers Day, we interviewed volunteer Jonathan who currently works in our Support and Information Centre at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH). He told us about his motivation for volunteering and how the experience has helped to transform his life.  read more ->

Kathryn shares her story.

Jul 16th, 2019

Kathryn was relatively young when she was diagnosed with bowel cancer. It was both physically and emotionally challenging yet she felt very glad of Big C’s support during this time. This May when Kathryn turns 40, she will also be celebrating five years free of bowel cancer.  To celebrate both h... read more ->

Cancer care: The importance of gentle exercise

Jun 3rd, 2019

We’ve recently introduced Gentle Exercise classes to our King’s Lynn Support and Information Centre. The 45 minute sessions are run by Gemma Alexander who has over 12 years experience in the fitness and wellbeing industry.  read more ->

Coping with loss around Christmas time

Dec 11th, 2018

With Christmas very nearly here, all around us festive cheer and celebrations are taking place. In our workplace, high street and homes. However for those of us who have lost someone to cancer, it isn’t always a happy time of the year. How do we cope when someone special won’t be home for Christ... read more ->