Chesterford Research Park raises much needed funds for Teenage Cancer Trust

17:11 30 January 2014

Katherine Maguire, park manager, and catering general manager Jaison Waldock (both on right) hand over the cheque to Malcolm and Kate White.

Katherine Maguire, park manager, and catering general manager Jaison Waldock (both on right) hand over the cheque to Malcolm and Kate White.

Archant

Proceeds from a pre-Christmas raffle held at Chesterford Research Park will help support and educate young people affected by cancer.

Seven young people aged between 13 and 24 are diagnosed with cancer every day in the UK. They need expert treatment and specialist support from the moment of diagnosis. The Teenage Cancer Trust (TCT) is the only charity dedicated to making this happen.

The raffle raised over £300 and a cheque was handed to Malcolm and Kate White, area fundraisers for the the TCT, this week. They are dedicated supporters of the charity, having lost their own son Tom to cancer when he was 23.

Katherine Maguire, park manager at Chesterford Research Park, said: “We are delighted to be able to offer support to the Teenage Cancer Trust via this donation. Once again our tenants willingness to participate was most generous and we are very grateful for their consistent support of our charitable initiatives.”

0 comments

More news stories

Berry Sharp (right) and Amanda Gover, who will ride 100km through London at night for three cancer charities

A Clavering woman is set to cycle 100km through the streets of central London at night with a friend to race money for three cancer charities.

Saffron Walden Police Station. Picture: SaffronPhoto

Saffron Walden’s police station will be sold for housing and placed on the market in the autumn, according to Essex’s new police and crime commissioner (PCC).

Yesterday, 15:14
Audley End House, which was hosting the Antiques Roadshow on Thursday, May 26

Thousands of people descended on Audley End House today (May 26) with their treasured objects to show the team of experts from the Antiques Roadshow.

Yesterday, 07:00
Fiona Bruce and the Antiques Roadshow are at Audley End today

The long wait for fans of the Antiques Roadshow is finally over as the BBC programme visits Audley End House today (May 26).

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Saffron Walden Reporter e-edition E-edition

Most read stories

Newsletter Sign Up