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Keep up to date with all the latest news and upcoming events at the Children’s Cancer Unit.

Belfast landmarks go gold for children with cancer this September

01 Sep 2023

This September, during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, The Children’s Cancer Unit Charity has partnered with Childhood Cancer Ireland and Cancer…

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Tee-rrific Golf Classic raises £103,315 for Children living with Cancer in Northern Ireland

01 Mar 2022

The Children’s Cancer Unit Charity (CCUC) would like to thank all those who took part in their biennial golf days at…

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CCUC Presents: The Road to Tokyo – with Ciara Mageean, Rhys McClenaghan, Ellen Keane and Phil Healy

02 Jun 2021

Register here! A quartet of Irish Olympic hopefuls, led by middle distance Portaferry athlete Ciara Mageean will take part in…

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A message from our Chairman

22 May 2020

This has been a very difficult time for the charitable sector in Northern Ireland, as well as many local businesses…

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Staff & families at the Children’s Cancer Unit plea to public to stay at home

28 Mar 2020

The Children’s Cancer Unit Charity is urging the public to consider those most vulnerable in our communities, including children affected…

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CCLG: COVID-19 guidance for children and young people with cancer undergoing treatment

18 Mar 2020

We know that this is a deeply troubling time for everyone, but particularly for our families and children affected by…

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Congratulations! You’re getting married…

28 Jan 2020

It’s that time of year, when lots of lovely couples are celebrating their engagement.  Did you know that you can…

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SIOP 2019 (October 22nd-26th) – By Dr Lyndsey Thompson & Dr Catherine Mark

27 Nov 2019

We were both fortunate enough to have the opportunity to attend the 51st International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) meeting,…

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Save a Seat for Henry: Cancer doesn’t cancel Christmas

20 Nov 2019

The Children’s Cancer Unit Charity has today launched an appeal to the public to ‘Save a Seat for Henry’ in…

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Festive family fun with Davy

17 Nov 2019

Over the weekend, we were provided with an extra special treat thanks to our friends at Davy.  From the comfort of…

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Spells, spirits and special screenings at the Strand

31 Oct 2019

Families affected by childhood cancer in Northern Ireland were treated to a special VIP screening of one of their favourite…

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