News

Clinicians, oncologists and scientists based at the Churchill will be presenting at this informal event.  For further details and how to register for one of the limited places, see the attached notice.

January 2019

At the group meeting on Monday 21 January, 6.30 for 7.00 p.m.

January 2019

Today’s Mail on Sunday carries an article about proton beam therapy for prostate cancer, featuring OPCSG’s Secretary Timon Colegrove.  Last April Timon heard Professor Karol Sikora talk to our group meeting about proton beam treatment...

January 2019

Through the good offices of OPCSG member Mike Breakell, on 21 December a well established group of carollers in and around the Handboroughs, known as the Carol Crawl group, raised £251.87 for OPCSG with what their leader describes as...

December 2018

There was another packed house at The Ferryman, Bablock Hythe, for the annual OPCSG skittles evening on 8 December.  From a very competitive evening, Martin Bate emerged as the winner of the straight skittles competition, while the...

December 2018

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