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OPCSG Skittles Evening

Saturday 14th December 7pm

at The Ferryman Inn, Bablock Hythe, OX29 5BL

October 2019

“What have the robots ever done for us?”

Alastair D Lamb, MBChB, PhD, FRCS(Urol)

Cancer Research UK Clinician Scientist,

Senior Fellow in Robotic Surgery & Honorary Consultant Urologist, Oxford

October 2019

Next group meeting: Monday 9 September, 6.30 for 7.00 pm at Oxford Golf Club, Hill Top Road, OX4 1PF – Mr William French, retired butler to HM The Queen, on his working life as butler to the Royal Family and other distinguished...

July 2019

OPCSG hopes to attend Uffington White Horse Show (Sunday 25 August) and Henley Show (Saturday 14 September) with a stand and a team of people to raise awareness of prostate cancer.  If you fancy a day out at either of these two great...

July 2019

The next group meeting will be a wives and partners’ forum led by Committee member Caroline Prance, psychiatric nurse.

June 2019

John Pilkington, a renowned adventurer and writer, will be giving a talk entitled ‘To Eritrea and Ethiopia: Retracing a Victorian Expedition’ at Finstock Village Hall on Friday 26 April at 7.30 p.m.  He is a brilliant speaker and will...

January 2019

Fantastic turnout at tonight's meeting - more than 60 members attended. Here you see Macmillan physiotherapist Naomi Ekers talking about her work at the Churchill....

January 2019

In 2018 OPCSG donated £2000 towards the purchase of a robotic simulator at the Churchill.  It is used in the training of surgeons who are learning to perform keyhole prostate surgery, both in the re-training of experienced surgeons and...

January 2019

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