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  • IN CONSULTATION WITH… DR CLIONA KIRWAN

    March 8, 2018

      Find out more about Dr Cliona Kirwan, chair of Prevent Breast Cancer’s scientific advisory board Dr Cliona Kirwan is one of our research scientists, the chair of our scientific advisory board and a member...

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  • DO PROCESSED FOODS CAUSE CANCER?

    February 15, 2018

    A closer look at the recent research on ultra processed foods   Today’s headlines highlight recent research in which ultra-processed foods have been ‘linked to cancer.’ The study included 104,980 French adults who reported...

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  • DEFINITELY NOT A ‘MINI’ FUNDRAISER

    February 12, 2018

      Mini Sport holds fundraiser for Prevent Breast Cancer The design and manufacture of 20 intricate, miniature Mini Sport Ltd. models has led to a funding boost of £21,000 for Prevent Breast Cancer.   The...

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  • MEET THE TEAM : SHEILA JAGOTA

    February 8, 2018

      Find out more about our volunteer coordinator Sheila    Tell us a bit about your job as volunteer coordinator at Prevent Breast Cancer. As volunteer coordinator, I look after over 50 volunteers! I...

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  • BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FINDINGS REVEALED AT FIRST EVER MANCHESTER SYMPOSIUM

    January 25, 2018

    At Prevent Breast Cancer, our team have been at the forefront of breast cancer research for years and, as such, they’re often invited to share their findings at some of the world’s most prestigious...

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  • STUBBORN MULE BREWERY – SUPPORTING PREVENT BREAST CANCER

    January 19, 2018

    Here we introduce our new supporter, Ed Bright, along with his Stubborn Mule Brewery. We recently held our first beer tasting at the brewery, which was a massive success, and we’re hoping to a hold...

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  • CUCUMBER CLOTHING – A REVOLUTION IN NIGHTWEAR

    January 9, 2018

    Who we are, and what we do   Cucumber began with the modest ambition of helping every woman look and feel her best, night and day.   We realised that for so many women,...

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  • CHRIS AND GABRIELLA’S ROUND THE WORLD CYCLE

    January 8, 2018

    Chris O’Hare and Gabriella Gratrix are no strangers to a challenge, but this year will see them face the biggest challenge of all, as they set off to cycle around the world.   We...

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  • MEET THE TEAM: NIKKI BARRACLOUGH

    December 6, 2017

    Our Executive Director Nikki Barraclough Answers Our Questions     Tell us a bit about your job at Prevent Breast Cancer. I’m the executive director, which basically means I run the charity and help it...

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  • FAMILY HISTORY: WHAT IT MEANS FOR BREAST CANCER RISK

    November 16, 2017

    Family History and Breast Cancer Risk By now, you’re probably aware that a family history of breast cancer can increase your own risk of getting the disease. With high-profile figures such as Angelina Jolie...

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  • ADAM MALOYD & THE WOOLER TRAIL MARATHON

    November 7, 2017

    Adam Maloyd is running the Wooler Trail Marathon on 19th November for Prevent Breast Cancer What made you want to fundraise for Prevent Breast Cancer? I decided to take on the Wooler Trail Marathon in...

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  • DR JAMES MCCONNELL – UNDER THE MICROSCOPE

    October 26, 2017

    James McConnell is a post-doctoral research scientist working at the University of Manchester. He has a PhD in genetics from Newcastle University and already has one successful Prevent Breast Cancer-funded study under his belt....

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  • BREAST CANCER THROUGH THE DECADES

    October 16, 2017

    As a breast cancer charity, October is quite possibly the most important month of the year as it is, of course, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, the nation’s attention is focused on inspirational...

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  • NEW GENETIC TEST TO PREDICT RISK BRINGS US CLOSER TO A BREAST CANCER-FREE FUTURE

    October 12, 2017

    A new genetic test to predict breast cancer risk among those with a family history of the disease is set to be offered to patients within six months, thanks to research partly funded by...

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  • PAINT MACC PINK

    October 10, 2017

    Thank you to everyone in Macclesfield for all your support! Macclesfield – where it all began!  Macclesfield, for the third year running, took part in Paint Macc Pink. Macclesfield was actually where the idea...

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