Celebrities join 5,500 walkers in London for annual Royal Marsden Hospital March

Celebrities join 5,500 walkers in London for annual Royal Marsden Hospital March

Actor Larry Lamb, comedian Tim Vine and actor John Altman took part in the seventh annual Royal Marsden 14-mile or five-mile walk, to raise money for The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity. The event has helped to raise over £8m for The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity since 2011 and this March...

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Thousand strong march against closure of vital heart services at Royal Brompton hospital

Thousand strong march against closure of vital heart services at Royal Brompton hospital

On Saturday 18 March, more than 1,000 doctors, nurses and patients will take to the streets of Chelsea in protest against NHS England’s proposal to close the vital congenital heart disease (CHD) service at Royal Brompton Hospital. Royal Brompton operates the largest CHD service in the UK and consistently has...

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Beware the IDS of March

Shortly before his assassination, the Roman senate declared Julius Caesar “dictator in perpetuity” and went to inform him about good news. Caesar did not stand to greet them which apparently caused such offence that many believe it was this faux pas that precipitated the civil war which culminated in the...

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Marsden March Registration Open

Join thousands of walkers as they get ready to pound the pavements for the sixth Marsden March.   Supporters, patients, family, friends and hospital staff are among 5,500 people who will take to the streets between Chelsea and Sutton to raise money for The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity.   Walkers...

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Fifth Marsden March supported by cancer patients and celebrity walkers hailed as ‘great success’

This Sunday 22nd March more than 5,500 walkers marched to support and raise money for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity. A mix of conscientious citizens, patients, staff and relatives crossed the line of the fifth annual Marsden March, a 14 mile sponsored walk, and an alternative 5 mile walk, between...

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Mass rally in Westminster a wake-up call to politicians on nature

Nature and wildlife-lovers marched to the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday 9th December, to send a message to politicians in Westminster and get them to take nature seriously. Hundreds of people from across the country joined the Rally for Nature, which saw them march to Parliament and challenge MPs from...

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