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Grand-father and grand-daughter on respite break

Does Respite Really Matter?

13th July 2015

Does respite really matter? This is what the scientists say… Common sense says that getting away from it all has a positive effect upon people’s well being and our ability to cope with what life throws at us. In fact, … Read more

Roller Ski World Record!

20th January 2015

Four time Olympic skier Chemmy Alcott along with adventurers Adam Libbey, Chris Brooks, Max Wilcocks and Richard Gibbs broke another World Record on Friday the 13th of February 2015. The ‘Arctic V‘ as they have become known, set a new … Read more

Spending time with family

2014 Annual Review

9th December 2014

The 4 Cancer Group offered respite to RECORD NUMBER of people in 2014! In 2014, the 4 Cancer Group offered respite to 468 people living with cancer for a total of 2078 “respite days”- days when families and individuals could … Read more

Nordic Ski World Record Attempt

19th September 2014

Starting at midday on Monday the 22nd of September and ending 24 hours later, a team of five intrepid skiers will attempt to set a new World Record for the greatest distance skied indoors on a cross-country ski machine. The … Read more

2014 Cycling Jerseys Now On Sale

20th July 2014

ORDER your 2014 cycling jersey now! Because of our extensive contacts within the cycling industry, we have been able to source a premium quality cycling jersey at a highly discounted price. This quality of such a jersey would cost £50 … Read more

Family sailing day - Sail 4 Cancer

Sail 4 Cancer Wins Haven Academy Award

11th April 2014

The 2014 Haven Academy Awards vote has now officially closed. Sail 4 Cancer was one of three boating projects on the shortlist to win – the winner being selected by an online public vote. Sail 4 Cancer received a staggering … Read more

Family have a water fight on holiday

2013 Annual Review

22nd December 2013

In 2013, thanks to all our wonderful supporters, 468 people living with cancer enjoyed a respite opportunity with Sail 4 Cancer on a total of 2,078 respite days. Wonderful days away from the realities of living with cancer. Below is … Read more

The Paul James Wickerson Fund

22nd November 2013

The Paul James Wickerson Fund The Paul James Wickerson Fund is being launched to support Ski 4 Cancer. Paul Wickerson died in a car accident on 31 August 2013, aged 32. His passion in life was the peace and absolute … Read more

Yacht Donated To Raise Funds

8th October 2013

ETAP 26 to be sold in aid of Sail 4 Cancer In an act of immense kindness, the owner of an ETAP 26 is selling his yacht for the benefit of Sail 4 Cancer as he is moving overseas. The … Read more

Sue Stockdale

Sue Stockdale Becomes Patron Of Ski 4 Cancer

27th September 2013

Sue Stockdale, the first British woman to ski to the Magnetic North Pole, is to become a Patron of Ski 4 Cancer. Sue became the first British woman to ski to the Magnetic North Pole in 1996. Since then, Sue … Read more