We are absolutely thrilled to have been chosen as a shortlisted finalist as ‘Small Charity of the Year’ in the prestigious 2020 North East Charity Awards. The Awards are designed to recognise the hard work and innovative thinking by charities and individual fundraisers across the whole of the Northeast. As with many events, this year’s…

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George Hamilton

When George passed away it was decided to ask family and friends to donate flower money to Berwick Cancer Cars so that a more positive, lasting memory would remain. The Berwick & District Cancer Support Group send our warmest gratitude to George’s wife Freda, family and friends for their generosity and thoughtfulness at this very…

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CO-OP FUNERALCARE CHRISTMAS TREE MEMORIAL

Each year our good friends at Tweedmouth Co-op Funeralcare set up a Christmas Tree and invite people to place a paper bauble on the tree to remember our loved ones no longer with us. It’s a beautiful way to show our memories at this time of year. For 2020, and with everyone’s safety of uppermost…

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Donna Hindmarsh McRae Parachute Jump 2020

A massive thank you to the amazingly brave Donna Hindmarsh McRae who, despite a couple of inclement weather set-backs, fulfilled her ambition of jumping 15,000ft from an airplane in a tandem parachute jump, raising over £1400 for our Cars! Just check out her smiles and giggles in this video, it’s infectious !! Donna’s Total Giving…

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Steve Bird Flintstone

UPDATED we have a SECOND PRIZE !!!! Our good friend and very talented supporter Steve Bird (with an inspired touch of brilliance from Suzanne at Quay Interiors!) has, once again, created for us one of his unique, handcrafted ‘Lego’ inspired wooden models, this time featuring everyone’s favorite Stone-Age, Bedrock resident, Fred Flintstone. Along with his…

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Holy Island to Berwick Walk for Margie

Each year Eddie Docherty Mullins, along with family and friends, organises a walk from Holy Island to Berwick in remembrance of Margie Nicholl. The walk is usually scheduled to coincide with Margie’s birthday in June, sadly, and for obvious reasons, it was not possible this year at that time. We are thrilled to report however…

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Berwick Inner Wheel Presentation 2020

We would like to extend our tremendous gratitude to Sheila Budzynski and all her colleagues at the Berwick Inner Wheel for their continued support and recent very generous donation of £4500 to our Cars. In Sheila’s final year as Chair, The Berwick & District Cancer Support Group was selected by the organisation’s president to be…

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We were contacted recently by Karen Edwards who decided to make a small dent in her big collection of fabric in aid of our Cars, and has been busily beavering away making face masks, selling them to family, friends and her work colleagues at Morrisons Berwick. To date Karen has made over 200 face masks,…

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The incredibly kind folk at Coping with Cancer North East have made a very generous donation of 1,000 medical grade face masks in aid of our transport service. Two of our team; Fleet Coordinator & Driver, Tom, and Bookings Coordinator, Nicola – both pictured here with the centre’s Complementary Therapies Manager, Angela – visited the…

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Swan Centre Fundraiser

On Saturday 22nd February 2020, Berwick’s Swan Centre for Leisure ran a charity fundraiser with proceeds being split between the Berwick & District Cancer Support Group and our friends at Hospice Care North Northumberland. Representatives of our Cars were invited to The Swan Centre to (finally be able to!) say a big Berwick Cancer Cars…

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