EastEnders Actor Supports Sail 4 Cancer

Sail 4 Cancer has launched an exciting range of barrel sailing bags made from recycled sail cloth. This new fundraising programme is called ‘Sail 4 Sale’. The first bag was bought by Patrick Bergin in Brighton. Patrick Bergin is an Irish actor perhaps best known for his leading role opposite Julia Roberts in Sleeping with … Read more

10,000 Euro Donation To Kinderkrebshilfe

Ski 4 Cancer

Ski 4 Cancer has made a 10,000 Euro donation to Kinderkrebshilfe, a cancer centre dedicated to helping children with cancer in the Salzburg region of Austria. The announcement comes the day before this year’s Everest Challenge which will take part in Saalbach (Austria) on 16 March 2018. The challenge will be to ski or snowboard … Read more

‘4 Cancer Group’ Research Update

Oliver Thurlow

‘4 Cancer Group’ Research Update Research Update – March 2018 On 5th October 2017 Oliver Thurlow joined the ‘4 Cancer Group’ as its chief researcher. Oliver’s primary focus is to quantify the impact of the charity’s various respite programmes which range from days out to longer short-breaks for families affected by cancer. The research project … Read more

Annual Review 2016

Family sailing day - Sail 4 Cancer

In 2016, thanks to our amazing supporters, over 480 people living with cancer enjoyed a respite opportunity with 4 Cancer on a total of almost 2,800 respite days – our biggest number of respite days in one year! Each respite day means that someone living with cancer is having a day away from that reality; … Read more

Partnership With Fred Olsen Cruises Grows

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is proud to be supporting the work of cancer charity Sail 4 Cancer, which provides much-needed respite holidays for cancer sufferers, their families and carers, with fundraising across its fleet of four ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch. Since the partnership between Fred. Olsen and Sail 4 Cancer began … Read more

Everest World Record Hoodies!

Are you thinking of taking part in Ski 4 Cancer’s Everest World Record attempt event this year? Perhaps you’re not able to join us this year but would still like to support the cause? In which case, why don’t you buy one of our Ski 4 Cancer Everest Challenge hoodies! They cost just £30 including … Read more

2015 Annual Review

Family on Sail 4 Cancer cruise holiday

In 2015, the 4 Cancer Group offered respite to 539 people living with cancer for a total of 2,286 respite days – days when these families and individuals could forget hospitals, treatment, appointments – could forget cancer altogether for a short while and concentrate on quality time instead. During the year we had brave adventurers … Read more

In Memory Of Tim Couldrick

Tim Couldrick

We are very sorry to announce the death of Tim Couldrick; one of the charity’s founders. Tim died on the 28th of October 2015 aged 51. His funeral will take place at St Mark’s Church in Leamington Spa on Tuesday 17 November at 14.25 hrs. A commercial lawyer by profession, Tim helped to formulate the … Read more

Ski Jump With Eddie ‘The Eagle’

Ever fancied the idea of ski jumping? Well here’s your chance! Enter our competition and you could be learning to ski jump with our patron Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards whilst at the same time raising funds for Ski 4 Cancer! Would YOU like to ski jump with Eddie Edwards and fly like an Eagle!?!? The … Read more