Volunteering for Mesothelioma UK

Volunteering for Mesothelioma UK

Denise talks about volunteering for Mesothelioma UK and how her tenacity and creative thinking helped raise awareness for Action Mesothelioma Day. Oh, and not forgetting the commissioning of a rather striking hat to boot! Denise’s story “My lovely Dad died 11 months...
Joy’s story

Joy’s story

When Joy’s dad was told he had mesothelioma, Joy’s work experience and scientific background came to the fore. She set about understanding current mesothelioma research so she could find out how best to support him. In this interview she tells us more about their...
Meet the team – Hazel Curtis

Meet the team – Hazel Curtis

Our interviews with the operations team continue with Hazel, our Finance Officer. Here she tells us what she values about working here and why she doesn’t have a wardrobe full of grey suits. “Prior to starting at Mesothelioma UK in 2020, I worked in local government...
Meet the team – Roland Ungoed-Thomas

Meet the team – Roland Ungoed-Thomas

In the second of our interviews with Mesothelioma UK staff, we catch up with Roland, the most recent addition to the operations team. Joining us in the newly created role of Creative Designer, he’s already making our information and promotional materials more visually...
Vanessa’s story

Vanessa’s story

In the second of our interviews for carers week, Vanessa talks about the support she gives her husband Des, a retired carpenter, who was diagnosed with mesothelioma 18 months ago. Vanessa is keen to stress that she does not consider herself to be her husband’s carer,...