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

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Tim Krul Raffle

Jun 8th, 2021

Big C are offering supporters the chance to win one of two fantastic prizes- a match prepared (vs Reading) Tim Krul Norwich City 20/21 Home Goalkeeper Shirt signed by the first team squad and a match worn (vs QPR) pair of Tim Krul gloves signed by Tim Krul, Michael McGovern and Orjan Nyland. To be i... read more ->

Homersfield Lake makes generous donation to Big C

May 21st, 2021

Big C were delighted to receive a very generous donation of £1,125 from Homersfield Lake this week. Homersfield Lake is a private membership fishing lake situated in the picturesque Suffolk village of Homersfield. The 35-acre lake is set in 70 acres of  landscaped grounds and is considered one of ... read more ->

Walking for Cancer

May 17th, 2021

21-year-old Adam Harvey and friend Thomas Davis-Smith are raising money for Big C and Parkinson’s UK, in memory of Adam’s father who died from bowel cancer, and Thomas’ grandmother who contracted Parkinson’s disease. The pair plan to walk a marathon on 5 June, inspired by their socially dist... read more ->

Andrew’s Story

Apr 24th, 2020

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness of bowel cancers or cancer which start  in the large bowel. We spoke with Andrew Delf, a service user at our Big C Centre at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH), to hear about his experience with bowel cancer.  T... read more ->

Celia’s Story

Apr 9th, 2020

March was Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, dedicated to raising awareness of ovarian cancer which is one of the most common cancers for women. We spoke with Celia Lancaster, a service user at our Big C Centre in King’s Lynn, to hear about her experience with ovarian cancer.  This is her story&... read more ->

Getting Crafty With Big C

Feb 17th, 2020

An inside look into our Big C shop in Diss which not only has a variety of arts and crafts materials but also hosts plenty of workshops so you can meet new people, learn a new skill and get crafty!  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 ->

Gather all ye Kingsman

Nov 21st, 2019

An insight into a group meeting of men diagnosed with prostate cancer who gather monthly to support one another and raise awareness of the condition.  read more ->