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The NLA are delighted to announce that they will be funding two PhD students who will start in October 2019. The students will be working with Dr Alex Thompson and Dr Claire Seedhouse and will be performing research aimed at understanding why some patients relapse and what happens when leukaemia cells stop responding to treatment. Work will also focus on...

Mike and Lucy Wright with David and Karine Thornhill organised a 2-day sponsored walk in the Derbyshire Dales in September to raise funds for the Nottinghamshire Leukaemia Appeal. David has been treated for Leukaemia and Lucy, his sister is his stem cell donor. The 12 mile route on day 1 went from Great Longstone to Birchover via Chatsworth, whilst Day...

The ‘Leukaemia Day’ golf day takes place in July every year at Ruddington Grange golf club and is organised by Terry Bradley. In 2015 the event took place on Friday 10th July and raised more than £15,000 for the appeal. Over the years that he has been running this event Terry has raised approximately £200,000. Our thanks to all who took part...