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15th BTRC Amber Ball on 8th June

Save the date for our annual fund raiser the Amber Ball

We are delighted to announce that the BTRC Amber Ball 2018 will return to the Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London on Friday 8th June. A wonderful evening with champagne reception, a delicious dinner with wine, dancing to live music…and many fantastic prizes to win on the night! Don’t miss this fun-filled event, raising funds for research into…

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Carol Concert at All Saints Fulham - £23K raised for BTRC


Over 320 guests enjoyed our annual Christmas Celebration at All Saints Church on 14th December 2017 and a record total of £23,000 was raised for BTRC through ticket sales, donations and  sales of hand crafted gifts and Christmas cards! Musical magic was provided by the wondrous All Saints Parish Choir, Holland Park School Choir, Les Magee…

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Order your Christmas cards now

BTRC Christmas cards – 5 exclusive designs:  The cards come in packs of 10 (one design) with envelopes. Card size 150 x 106 mm Price:  £6.00 per pack Gift tags:  5 designs Gift tags come in packs of 10 (2 of each design).  Tag size 53 x 76 mm Price £2.50 To order  phone +44 (0)20…

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Join us at St James' Street Festival 10th September


The popular St James Street Festival, now in its third year,  takes place this Sunday 10th September 2017 . For the past two years the St James Street Festival has raised thousands of pounds for The Maggie’s Cancer Care Charity and this year adds BTRC as its official Charity. There will be an array of entertainment, including live music;…

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Nicola's Ride London appeal raises over £5,600

Nicola Whittock entered Ride London to raise funds for BTRC in memory of her husband Simon, who died from a brain tumour last year and who was himself a keen cyclist.  She completed the 100 mile London – Surrey cycle race on 30th July 2017 but, according to Nicola, the day did not go smoothly! “My cab was…

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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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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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