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Northwood Beverley launch campaign to save 12th century church

September 24, 2015

Northwood, in Beverley, have launched a new awareness campaign to highlight the urgent need for restoration funds at St Mary’s Church in Beverley. This new ‘Save St Mary’s’ drive will see campaign boards, supplied by Northwood, placed around Beverley in a bid to spread the word of the church’s need for crucial funds. The iconic church founded in 1120, […] View article >

The Northwood team are on the road to Paris

July 28, 2015

The team arrived in Paris as planned & celebrated with a glass of vino of course! It’s not too late to sponsor them and given the announcement last week about new research (funded by the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund)  that paves the way for early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, there has never been a better […] View article >

The Northwood marathon team did it!

April 27, 2015

The Northwood network couldn’t be prouder  after three of our fittest completed the London marathon on Sunday. Barry Ireland, David Vann and Kerry Draper ran in memory of our former Managing Director Nick Cooper who died from pancreatic cancer  in 2013, aged 50. Barry and David ran around the course together and proudly crossed the […] View article >

Northwood’s fittest put their best foot forward

April 21, 2015

On Sunday morning three of Northwood’s fittest will be pounding the streets of London for 26 miles raising money in the bid to help beat pancreatic cancer. The team are competing in the London Marathon in memory of our former Managing Director Nick Cooper who died from the disease in 2013 aged 50. Barry Ireland, […] View article >

Team Northwood “Run or Dye” to support pancreatic cancer research.

October 23, 2014

This past weekend, a team from Northwood ran the “Run or Dye” race in Southampton to raise money for the Northwood Charitable Foundation. This year the Foundation is supporting the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund (PCRF) after we sadly lost our boss to Pancreatic Cancer last year, as our CEO, Gemma Goodson, explains: With a survival […] View article >

London to Brighton on a bike. A survivors account

June 30, 2014

  Last Sunday four of Northwood’s finest – Stuart Williams, Steven Summerhayes, Nick Harris and Dean Walford donned their lycra and set off on the London to Brighton charity bike ride. The team were raising funds to support the Northwood Foundation’s chosen charity for this year – The Pancreatic Research Fund. In 2013, we tragically lost […] View article >

Pushing the pedal to beat Pancreatic Cancer

June 4, 2014

The Northwood Charitable Foundation is hitting the road to raise awareness, and funds, in support of the fight to beat pancreatic cancer. As part of our goal to raise £20,000 by 2015, we’re taking part in this year’s London to Brighton Charity Bike Ride.  Volunteering to pedal the 60 mile challenge are Northwood’s Stuart Williams, […] View article >

Announcing the launch of the Northwood Foundation

April 28, 2014

We are very  proud to announce the launch of the Northwood Foundation, set up in honour of Nick Cooper, the former Managing Director of Northwood who sadly lost his battle with pancreatic cancer in 2013. The Northwood Foundation, which officially launched today, is seen by all as a fitting tribute to a man who contributed […] View article >