News

Wednesday 7 November at 10.00: The long awaited OPCSG bus has just been spotted on the road for the first time. We are so grateful to Oxford Bus Company for this opportunity to spread the word - Get Checked!

November 2018

Dave Riley's funeral will take place at Oxford Crematorium at 11 a.m.

October 2018

This year's fianl group meeting will take place on Monday 29 October.  As always, 6.30 for 7 p.m. at Oxford Golf Club, Hill Top Road, OX4 1PF.

October 2018

OPCSG member and supporter David Gibbard and his wife, from Banbury, celebrated 50 years of marriage in August. They asked their family and friends for donations to mark the occasion, rather than presents to them.

October 2018

OPCSG Skittles Evening

Saturday 8th December 7pm

at The Ferryman Inn, Bablock Hythe, OX29 5BL

October 2018

We are very happy to announce that Timon Colegrove has agreed to accept nomination as the Secretary of OPCSG.  Timon, who has extensive business experience and will bring new ideas to the group, will take up the position gradually over...

September 2018

The Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride is an annual, worldwide event in which bikers, dressed in distinctive and distinguished clothing, parade through towns and meet for a social event afterwards.  The movement, supported in this country...

September 2018

On Monday 16 July eighteen members of OPCSG accepted an invitation to visit the Rutherford Cancer Centre Thames Valley at Shinfield near Reading.  They were very impressed by what they saw at this new, state of the art centre.  They...

July 2018

OPCSG will be raising awareness at the ...

July 2018

In recognition of our successful fundraising and some recent generous donations, your Committee decided that we were in a position to help two local research and development projects which will be of direct benefit to prostate cancer...

July 2018

After a long period of fundraising, research and procurement, the Urology Department at the Churchill has recently taken delivery of a new mpMRI scanner which it is now using in certain cases for fusion biopsy.  ‘Fusion’ because the...

June 2018

In brilliant sunshine OPCSG had a busy and successful weekend.  On Sunday 24 June about 90 members joined the annual river cruise on a Salters steamer, this year from Donnington Bridge downstream through two locks to Nuneham Courtenay...

June 2018

The October group meeting date has been changed to Monday 29 October, Oxford Golf Club 6.30 for 7.00 pm as usual.

June 2018

If you missed the group meeting in April, when Prof. Karol Sikora gave a brilliant talk on the hoistory and practice of proton bean therapy, or if you'd like to hear it again, visit our YouTube channel, or click here:

June 2018

Yes, by popular demand it’s here again: the OPCSG annual summer river cruise.  The date this year is Sunday 24 June, setting sail from Donnington Bridge (where there is ample parking at the Salters yard) at 2.30 p.m.

May 2018

Guardian journalist George Monbiot recently wrote a powerful piece about his treatment for prostate cancer.  Although he had good outcomes in the end (continent, cancer free and sexually active), he experienced massive pain after his...

May 2018