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Fine weather brings out bumper crowds to raise thousands of pounds for charity!

May 31, 2013


A big thank you to everyone who came out to support us at the 35th Annual Christ Church May Day fair on Bank Holiday Monday, 6th May. The fantastic weather helped to draw out the crowds and we raised over £7,000 for good causes! The fair was opened by Fr Peter, David Burrowes MP and Enfield born […]

What are we fundraising for? Visit to the Teenage Cancer Ward

May 1, 2013


On 29th April, members of the May Fair Committee were able to visit the Teenage Cancer Trust Ward at University College Hospital. We were shown around by Louise, the Ward Sister and accompanied by Carolyn from the Teenage Cancer Trust (the charity is the main beneficiary of the May Day Fair). The ward is the […]

May Day Fair to support the Teenage Cancer Trust

April 5, 2013


Every day six young people aged 16-24 are told they have cancer. Most of them will either be treated in childrens wards or adult wards, away from contact with their peer group. Incidence rates of cancer are now higher in 13-24 year olds than in children, yet survival rates for this age group have not […]