The Ralph Bates Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund

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Newsletter December 2019

Newsletter December       2019

Well it doesn’t seem like a year ago since we mailed our last December Newsletter. With everything that’s been going on in the UK and the World, we’re not really surprised the way time

Newsletter Summer 2019

Newsletter Summer 2019

any thanks to all of you for your donations. We couldn’t do what we’re doing without your generous support. Smaller charities like ours are generally finding fundraising more difficult these days as we don’t

Newsletter December 2018

Newsletter December 2018

Christmas time again! Time flies these days, doesn’t it? The dark evenings and mornings will thankfully soon give way to more daylight. Before we know it, spring will be here! Once again, sincere thanks for

Newsletter Spring 2018

Newsletter Spring 2018

An earlier edition of our Newsletter this time. We needed to write to you about Data Protection- see the enclosed letter- and thought we’d take the opportunity to give you a brief update. First of

Summer 2017 Newsletter

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You may remember that in our December 2016 Newsletter, we noted that one of our founder Trustees, Pat Baly had passed away. On a much brighter note, his son, Nigel has joined us as

Newsletter December 2016

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Another year nearly over! It doesn’t seem that it’s 17 years since the millennium when we had all that doom and gloom about what the year 2000 would do to us, does it?

Pancreatic Cancer- Stuck in Time

Pancreatic cancer is set to become the 3rd biggest cancer killer in Europe next year despite being the 7th most common cancer for women and the 10th most common cancer for men. The number

Hope for pancreatic cancer sufferers.

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Some fantastic news! A new drug that “wakes up” the immune system to attack cancer has extended the lives of people with metastatic pancreatic cancer and has no side-effects, raising hopes for a new and

Actress Louise Plowright dies from pancreatic cancer

What a pity we have lost Louise to such a dreadful illness and at only 59 years old. She made a name for herself in stage musicals, co-starring in the hit West End show

Newsletter December 2015

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Here we are with our Newsletter once again. There’s been plenty happening so first, let’s tell you about our research work and how your money is being spent. First, protein control. Much has been happening