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The 2015 Research Funding Round is now Open!

The Yorkshire Cancer Research 2015 Funding round is now open. We encourage applications from a wide range of disciplines so click here to find out more information about us and our research aims, and whether your research is eligible for funding through YCR.

The Bradford Cancer Crocus Appeal

The Bradford Crocus Cancer Appeal is a local charitable initiative between the University of Bradford, Yorkshire Cancer Research, the Telegraph & Argus Newspaper and the Sovereign Healthcare Charitable Trust.

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

Whenever you shop online, why not help us raise money at no extra cost? Thousands of stores have signed up to donate a percentage of every online purchase made by our supporters. This includes many stores you might shop with, such as 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 2015


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.

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