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March 1st marks the start of the 16th Annual Brain Tumour Awareness Month!

When Brain Tumour Awareness Month was founded in 2004, just £1.2 million was being invested nationally into research for brain tumours, there was no organised political campaigning for brain tumours, and patients didn’t know where to go for information and support. Now, as we enter Brain Tumour Awareness Month’s 16th year, we want to thank…

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Celebrity chefs' fundraiser a huge success!

Three top chefs joined John Lawson at his eponymous restaurant in Leigh-on-Sea last October for an all day dining event which has raised over £10,300 for BTRC! John Lawson, who was guest speaker at the 2018 BTRC Amber Ball,  was joined in the kitchen by his mentor Raymond Blanc,  Robin Gill (another Blanc protege), owner…

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Christmas Celebration 2018 raises over £26K

06/12/2018

This year’s  Christmas Celebration at All Saints Church Fulham on 6th December was a huge success  and we are thrilled to announce that the Christmas Appeal has reached over £26,000, exceeding last year’s total – helping us to reach a milestone of £3 million raised since we started our campaign in 2004! The packed congregation…

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BTRC thanks its generous Amber Ball sponsors

We are truly indebted to the Amber Ball’s very many generous sponsors who donated wonderful prizes, or their precious time – or both! A.D. Rattray Grosvenor House a JW Marriott Hotel Oakley Court Hotel Alexander Hotels Halinghen Home One Aldwych Hotel Amba Hotel Harvey Nichols Payne & Gunter Anne Philips Home House Pellier Noir Antonia…

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15th Amber Ball a runaway success!

  We’re delighted to announce that a grand total of over £50,000 was raised at the 15th BTRC Amber Ball last Friday 8th June! A 5* evening Almost 300 guests at the Amber Ball partied the night away in the sumptuous setting of Park Lane’s Dorchester Hotel Ballroom. The hotel lived up to its 5* reputation, serving up a free-flowing champagne…

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Campaigning

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BTRC’s advocacy and campaigning activities are carried out by its trustees, patients and their families and friends, as well as members of its scientific team.

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Social Media

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Patients and their families and friends are some of our most effective and compelling advocates.  They raise awareness of the devastating effects of brain tumours and the urgent need for funding through blogs, Facebook, Twitter and other channels.

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