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Getting down and dirty for Scannappeal!

Congratulations to Scannappeal supporter Chris Brown, who has just completed the second of his four Tough Mudder challenges, this year! In 2010 Chris’s wife was diagnosed with breast cancer, only two years into their married life, turning their lives upside down. Through the help and support of Scannappeal, nurses and treatment received, the all clear […]

Special Summer Soiree

Some of Scannappeal’s longstanding supporters were entertained at Lilies, near Weedon, at a private event hosted by George and Kirsty Anson last week.  Guests were able to look around the house and gardens and heard a talk about its history.  The Countess of Buckinghamshire, who is a Patron of Scannappeal, explained the difference that regular […]

Sound Support

Heart of Bucks (Buckinghamshire’s Community Foundation) has donated £3,348 to our Sound Appeal to purchase one of the diagnostic tympanometers needed.  Lauren Fallaize from Heart of Bucks said ‘We are delighted to award Scannappeal a grant towards new equipment helping to improve audiology services to thousands of patients in the south of Buckinghamshire.’ Heart of […]

Laser Heart Appeal successfully reaches its £250,000 target

On Monday 29th February 2016 at Wycombe Hospital, Scannappeal Patron, Countess Howe DL and Chairman, William Baxter hosted a reception to thank some of the supporters of the Laser Heart Appeal. Scannappeal are delighted to have reached the target of £250,000 for the Laser Heart Appeal to purchase four pieces of equipment to help diagnose and treat heart […]

Musicathon Magic

Scannappeal’s Friends of Stoke Mandeville Hospital entertained the locals with multiple musical delights on Sunday 31 January, raising £4,000 which will go towards the Cancer Fighting Fund – Pancreas Appeal. Thank you to all those that took part, sponsored the musicians and came along to listen.  

Scannappeal announces Robert Lindsay as its Principal Patron

We are delighted to announce that Denham resident and one of the UK’s most acclaimed actors, Robert Lindsay, has been appointed as our Principal Patron. Robert Lindsay has lived in Buckinghamshire for over 21 years and takes on this new charitable role as we prepare for an exciting phase in our operation. During 2016 we […]

Kop Hill’s support for local cancer patients

Proceeds from the Kop Hill Climb have been used to support our Cancer Fighting Fund at Stoke Mandeville Hospital. £3,500 has been donated to the £140,000 Appeal for a C-arm fluoroscope. This will mean quicker detection and diagnosis of colonic, pancreatic, oesophageal and stomach cancers, immediate precise treatments and faster relief of symptoms. Kop Hill […]

Sweet support for Scannappeal’s speech therapy project

A big THANK YOU to Sweet Charity, the Prestwood charity shop, who have donated £3,000 to our Speech and Language Therapy project. This will go towards the purchase of a range of equipment for patients with difficulty swallowing or impaired speech following a stroke, or with Parkinson’s disease, cancer of the throat, muscular dystrophy or […]

Super Support from Supplies Company

Staff at Excel Office Supplies in Wycombe held a collection in the town centre recently, raising almost £250 for Scannappeal and Wycombe Youth Action. Lindsay Horler, Marketing Director of Excel, said ‘Scannappeal have been a regular customer of Excel for several years and we wanted to do something to support their Digital and 3D Breast […]

Christmas Evening like no other

Scannappeal would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who helped support Scannappeal at the wonderful Old Amersham Christmas Evening on Friday 4 December. Countess Buckinghamshire (a Scannappeal Patron) helped to turn on the Christmas lights and visitors young an old enjoyed a variety of seasonal music, live reindeer, the ice-rink plus our […]