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  • Wednesday, March 23, 2016

    Professor Russell Petty is delighted to have appointed his first PhD student in Dundee, supported by funds raised locally by the Ninewells Cancer Campaign during their recent very successful fundraising Appeal. Morven Shuttleworth first graduated in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Dundee in 2014 and with Distinction in 2015 from the MRes Cancer Biology postgraduate degree programme run by the University of Dundee Division of Cancer Rese

  • Tuesday, February 9, 2016

    Aubrey Wood, Vice-Chair of the Ninewells Cancer Campaign was delighted to receive a cheque for £1,000 at a recent meeting of the Kirriemuir Rotary Club. The money was raised from recent sales of The "Moss O'Rora", a collection of more than one hundred Doric poems and short stories written by Rotarian Allan Thomson. This latest donation takes Allan's fundraising total to an amazing £7,500.

  • Sunday, January 24, 2016

    Following a recent diagnosis of prostate cancer, Neil Thomson, suported by friends from St Andrew's Curch in Arbroath, held a sponsored Tartan Sunday to raise funds for Maggie's Centre, Dundee and the Ninewells Cancer Camapign. Neil and friends recently presented Lady Fiona Fraser with a cheque for £900, and are pictured highlighting a very impressive display of tartan in Arbroath.

  • Tuesday, January 19, 2016

    Professor Russell Petty was delighted to have the opportunity to introduce his clinical and research interests in a recent presentation at the University of Dundee Discovery Day lecture series - an annual showcase of the University's newest Professors, award winning teachers and communicators.

  • Thursday, January 7, 2016

    At their recent Christmas Party, the Ladies Section of the Michelin Athletic Club handed over a cheque for £1,200 to Mr Aubrey Wood, Vice-Chairman of the Ninewells Cancer Campaign.

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2015

    The Ninewells Cancer Campaign is delighted to have received £2460 from Robyn West in Montrose following a recent very successful music night in Montrose Town Hall, featuring the award winning Gary Barlow tribute act Dan Hadfield. Lady Fiona Fraser is pictured receiving the cheque from Robyn.

  • Thursday, December 18, 2014

    Local blues and folk musician Sandy "The Hat" McInnes has recently launched a CD of his work, profits from which he has very generously donated to the Ninewells Cancer Campaign. Sandy (plus Hat!) visited us last week to present a cheque for £1000 from CD sales to date to Lady Fiona Fraser, Chair of the Ninewells Cancer Campaign. 

     

    Sandy is pictured with Lady Fiona Fraser, Dr Gillian Smith and Professor Roland Wolf from the Jacqui Wood Cancer Centre. 

  • Monday, December 8, 2014

    Allan Thomson, a member of Kirriemuir Rotary Club and native of Buchan, has written more than 100 Doric poems and short stories. Profits from the sale of an anthology of his work, The Moss o’Rora, continue to be donated to the Ninewells Cancer Campaign, with an amazing £5,500 raised to date. Lady Fiona Fraser is pictured receiving the latest fundraising instalment from Allan, together with Rotary President Joanna Johnston. 

  • Friday, November 21, 2014

    Lady Fiona Fraser, Chair of the Ninewells Cancer Campaign, was joined by Dr Gillian Smith and Dr Marios Stavridis in Forfar on Saturday 15th November to celebrate the successful completion of a major fundraising initiative centred around the 2014 Marafun and raffle, a biannual community fundraising event which has been organised since 2002 by the Rotary Club of Forfar.

  • Wednesday, November 19, 2014

    We were delighted to be able to congratulate Mrs Elizabeth Ward following her recent 90th birthday celebrations, when she very generously asked that donations to the Ninewells Cancer Campaign were made in lieu of presents.

    Mrs Ward is pictured with her daughter Maureen Riley presenting a cheque for £1050 to Lady Fiona Fraser and Dr Gillian Smith, one of the research group leaders in the Jacqui Wood Cancer Centre. 

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