ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2015

On 15 May 2015 our AGM was held at the Carmarthen Town FC clubhouse.

Some 65 members and wives attended and listened to a talk by Professor Howard Kynaston entitled “When prostate cancer returns, what can be done?” followed by Dr Rodger Weddell, a consultant neuropsychologist who spoke about understanding the effects of illness on [...]

Pub Lunches 2016

12:00, Monday, 1st of February, Red Lion (49 Sway Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 6JA)

12:00, Monday, 4th of April, Rose & Crown (Lammas Street, Carmarthen, SA31 3AE)

12:00, Monday, 6th of June, Red Lion (49 Sway Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 6JA)

12:00, Monday, 1st of August, Black Lion (High Street, Cardigan, SA43 1HJ)

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£15,000 donated to Hywel Dda Urology Service

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In Spring 2014, TWWPCaSG donated £15,000.00 to Hywel Dda Urology Service to help fund the purchase of a new prostate biopsy fusion scanner.

Prince Philip Hospital (Llanelli), League of Friends, who have a long history of fundraising for Prince Philip Hospital, held a number of fundraising events and co-ordinated donations from [...]

£1027 raised by Tenby Male Voice Choir in concert requested by late charity member, Gareth Williams

On Thursday 30 July, the Tenby Male Voice Choir dedicated one of their summer concerts to TWWPCaSG and raised £1027.00 for our funds. This most enjoyable event took place at St. Mary’s Church, Tenby; the soloist was trumpeter Corey Morris. Our thanks to the choir and soloist and to members who assisted at the event. [...]

£1924.00 raised by Steve Evans and other drivers of Swansea Social Services

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Eirian Davies, front row centre, receives a cheque from representatives of Swansea Social Services Drivers. On the right is Steve Evans organiser of this year’s Swansea to Brecon sponsored charity cycle ride.

Steve Evans and colleagues, all drivers employed by Swansea Social Services, raise funds for good causes each summer by holding a sponsored [...]

Alison’s Sponsorship

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Here is Alison Griffith having her first drink after remaining without alcohol during October. She raised £161.00 by her sacrifice and is shown here with her father, Keith Bishop who is one of our members. Thanks Alison!

Race for Life – Llanelli

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From the left are Alison Griffiths and her sister Rhian Bishop, daughters of members Keith and Lynda Bishop, raising funds for The West Wales Prostate Cancer Support Group via btmydonate.

The girls took part in the Race for Life at Llanelli on 15 June 2014 [...]

TWWPCaSG raises awareness of prostate cancer at Sainsbury’s Store, Lampeter, 14 June 2014.

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In the background left to right are members Alun Jones, David Parmar-Phillips and Di Bell. In the foreground are members of staff from the Store. The event also raised in excess of £260.00 for TWWPCaSG. Our thanks to Kayleigh Holt, Sainsbury’s Community Ambassador.

SUPPORTING PROSTATE CANCER UK AT THE SENEDD

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On 11 February 2014 Prostate Cancer UK arranged a lunchtime reception at the Senedd; an opportunity for men with prostate cancer to meet both Assembly Members and the new Cardiff Prostate Cancer UK team. On the back row left and right, holding the banner can be seen Ron Davies and Ken Jones with Phil Burr [...]

RIVERLEA SUPPORT TWWPCaSG AT THEIR SPRING SHOW

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Pictured left to right are Ron Davies from the West Wales Prostate Cancer Support Group, Anne Williams and Eirlys Goldsmith from Riverlea, and Phil Burr from the West Wales Prostate Cancer Support Group at the presentation of a cheque for a £1000.00. This sum was raised through a raffle held at the recent annual Riverlea [...]