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Yorkshire Cancer Research – Latest News, events and updates

The Great Yorkshire Run


Guaranteed places available in the 2014 Great Yorkshire Run!  The Great Yorkshire Run was first held in 2007 and took Sheffield by storm, with almost 5,000 people taking part. The past five years has seen the number of entrants almost double.  Click here to sign up!  

Give as you live: Shop online and get stores to donate!

When ever shop online help us raise money at no extra cost to you. Thousands of stores have signed up to donate a percentage of every online purchase made by one of our supporters. This includes many stores you might shop with regularly, like online supermarkets,  all you have to do is install the Give as you Live tool bar

Find out how you can be a YCR Star in 2014


Anyone can be a YCR Star, whatever your age or interests there is something for everyone. Check out the Be a YCR Star page for a taster of ways in which you can get involved, we hope you’ll see something you would enjoy doing and feel motivated to help Yorkshire’s very own cancer charity.

Breaking news for the 2014 funding round!


Breaking news for the 2014 Funding Round as Yorkshire Cancer Research and Ellie’s Fund – Brain Tumour Trust announce a charity partnership. This is an exciting collaboration for two charities who share the same goal of funding high quality research for the benefit of the people of Yorkshire. If you are a 2014 applicant see the Apply for an Award page for details.

New products added to the shop

icon-shop Use the links from our shop to buy any of the products or services and a donation will be made to Yorkshire Cancer Research, and if that wasn’t enough, you’ll get a discount too! So help Yorkshire’s very own cancer charity and save money too! We’ll be adding new partners regularly , so follow us on Facebook and Twitter and we’ll keep you posted whenever there are new offers.


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