Mesothelioma UK wins £1,000 Movement for Good award

Mesothelioma UK wins £1,000 Movement for Good award

Mesothelioma UK has won a £1,000 Movement for Good award from Ecclesiastical Insurance Group, thanks to nominations from the public. The charity is one of 500 winners in specialist insurer Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good awards, which is giving £1 million to...
Anonymous donation boosts memorial fundraising

Anonymous donation boosts memorial fundraising

Mesothelioma UK – Supporting our Armed Forces has received a generous anonymous donation to the value of £15,000 to help create a new memorial. The memorial is a unique concept depicting the building blocks of life, engraved with vital awareness information about...
New trial – MESO-PRIME

New trial – MESO-PRIME

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust sponsored study, MESO-PRIME: Pembrolizumab and Hypofractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy in patients with Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma, opened to recruitment in January 2021 and has now recruited three patients across its two...
Cannabis medicine

Cannabis medicine

Mesothelioma UK has been asked on a number of occasions about the benefits of cannabis medicine for people living with mesothelioma. Whilst there is no evidence exploring their use specifically in mesothelioma, we thought that we would reach out to Patrick Kendall...

Cancer 52 patient survey

Cancer 52, an alliance of over 90 organisations, united in improving the future for everyone affected by rare and less common cancers, has published the results of its patient survey in which many mesothelioma patients took part. This patient survey looked at the...
Mesothelioma Golf Challenge

Mesothelioma Golf Challenge

Former South African international cricketer, Claude Henderson, is hosting a corporate golf challenge and donating £30,000 to Mesothelioma UK. The event consists of four rounds of golf between October 2021 and April 2022 with truly amazing prizes. The basic info is...
Clinical Trials App Launched

Clinical Trials App Launched

Mesothelioma UK has launched a mobile app to provide mesothelioma patients and healthcare professionals with easy access to up-to-date information on UK-wide clinical trials. The app, available on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, provides general information...

Job vacancy: Jnr Fundraising Assistant

Are you a proactive individual with great relationship-building skills? Want to develop your experience within fundraising while supporting the success of a fantastic charity? If so, we would love to hear from you. We’re looking for a full-time Junior...
Research Prioritisation Exercise

Research Prioritisation Exercise

The Mesothelioma UK Research Centre – Sheffield is still looking for participants in its Research Prioritisation Exercise survey. The aim of the mesothelioma RPE is to identify unanswered questions about the mesothelioma patient and carer experience and then to...