Not only will you be spreading good cheer, every day you donate will help pay for Marie Curie
nursing care at Christmas.
has enjoyed a hugely successful partnership with the Belfast City Marathon (including the Half Marathon) organisers.
It was reassuring to know that Marie Curie
were there for us then and still are now," Wendy said.
Cancer Care has a purpose-built hospice in the West End of Newcastle and cares for more than 400 people as inpatients, as well as offering day care for out-patients.
is a private foundation founded in 1909 by Marie Curie
, the first female Nobel prize-winner and the first Nobel prize double-winner.
To join your local Marie Curie
Cancer fundraising group, or to find out more about the group and other ways to support the charity, please call Colette on 0151 801 1405 or come along to the Marie Curie
Hospice on Tuesday, July 25 at 6.
Nurses, like me, provide free care for terminally ill people in their own homes.
By the time she won a second Nobel Prize, eight years later, Marie Curie
had lost her "excellent companion" Pierre in a tragic accident in the streets of Paris.
But in 1893 Sklodowska was able to enroll at the world-famous Sorbonne in Paris where she met her husband, Pierre Curie
, and adopted the French equivalent of her name (Marie).
Through her remarkable achievements in the male-dominated field of the physical sciences, Marie Curie
opened the door for a legion of other women.
Twenty percent of French scientific theses stem from Pierre & Marie Curie
University, Paris 6.
The Marie Curie
Walk to Remember at Cardiff Castle and surrounding parkland is part of a national series of 10k walks and celebrations at 17 stunning venues this summer.