Sixteen members and families took part in the sponsored walk from Velindre Cancer Centre to Cardiff Castle and return.
Thanks to everyone who took part
|May 22, 2011|
|Summer party at the Seashore Grill
A great night was enjoyed by all. A superb buffet was provided by the Seashore grill with thanks to Gordon and his staff. Musical entertainment was provided Bob Sax. Hopefully this can become an annual event to raise funds for the Group. Many thanks to Helen Hobrough and Brenda Beckingham for organising another successful evening
|July 8, 2011|
|Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month
As part of Thyroid Cancer Awareness month, information leaflets were distributed in the centre of Cardiff.
|September 24, 2011|
|Friends of the Children of Chernobyl
Jane Hines from the charity 'Friends of the children of Chernobyl' gave a very interesting and moving account of the charity's work in helping the children of Chernobyl. The chidren have chronic health problems due to their living conditions and the environment which continues to be seriously affected by the fallout from the Chernobyl nuclear plant explosion in 1986.
The Monmouthshire branch of the charity brings approximately
Next year (2012), the children will be coming over on the 22nd June until the 20th July.
The charity raises funds by holding events and the support of communities such as schools. The money raised principally covers the cost of flights and other travel costs. The Group has no paid employees.
We were very happy to make a donation of £3,000 to Jane Hines towards the costs of helping the charity to help these children.
22% of the farmland in Belarus was contaminated and lost to future use.
|November 3, 2011|