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chroniclelive
Wallington's garden chief calls it a day after 26 years at historic walled gardenthe most significant charitable funders of the nursing and caring sector in the
Wallington's garden chief calls it a day after 26 years at historic walled garden
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
the most significant charitable funders of the nursing and caring sector in the UK and is the biggest single donor to the Macmillan and Marie Curie cancer charities, Hospice UK and the Carer’s Trust. There will be an NGS evening opening at... Read more
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The North West Star
Sydney Swans flying high as North Melbourne's undefeated streak endsG Hewett G Rohan H Cunningham I Heeney J Kennedy T Mitchell Z Jones. North Melb
Sydney Swans flying high as North Melbourne's undefeated streak ends
The North West Star / Posted 5 hours ago
G Hewett G Rohan H Cunningham I Heeney J Kennedy T Mitchell Z Jones. North Melbourne: L Thomas 3 B Brown D Wells J MacMillan R Nahas T Dumont T Goldstein.Umpires: Shaun Ryan, Scott Jeffery, David HarrisOfficial Crowd: 38,498 at SCG Sydney... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Sydney Swans defeat North Melbourne Kangaroos at the SCG in Round 10 2016Heeney, Hannebery, Cunningham, McGlynn, Mitchell, Rohan, Jones North Melbourne
Sydney Swans defeat North Melbourne Kangaroos at the SCG in Round 10 2016
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Heeney, Hannebery, Cunningham, McGlynn, Mitchell, Rohan, Jones North Melbourne: Thomas 3, Brown, Dumont, Goldstein, Macmillan, Nahas, Wells Swans: Mitchell Hannebery Kennedy Jones Lloyd Grundy Rampe Laidler Tippett North: Cunnington... Read more
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Herald Sun
Swans topple ladder leaders Kangaroos at SCGHeeney, Hannebery, Cunningham, McGlynn, Mitchell, Rohan, Jones North Melbourne
Swans topple ladder leaders Kangaroos at SCG
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Heeney, Hannebery, Cunningham, McGlynn, Mitchell, Rohan, Jones North Melbourne: Thomas 3, Brown, Dumont, Goldstein, Macmillan, Nahas, Wells Swans: Mitchell Hannebery Kennedy Jones Lloyd Grundy Rampe Laidler Tippett North: Cunnington... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Acclaimed fiddle group comes to Kendaland islands, and the individual style from each fiddler – Inverness’ Bruce MacG
Acclaimed fiddle group comes to Kendal
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
and islands, and the individual style from each fiddler – Inverness’ Bruce MacGregor, Shetlander Jenna Reid, Nairn’s Rua Macmillan, and Orcadian Kristan Harvey – in a blend of ensemble and solo sets. Fiddles and bows come alight atop guitar and... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Camanachd Cup action kicks off with Lovat against giants Newtonmoretroubles to seek. Youngster Bailey MacKay sits it out as he serves the second
Camanachd Cup action kicks off with Lovat against giants Newtonmore
The Inverness Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
troubles to seek. Youngster Bailey MacKay sits it out as he serves the second of his two-match suspension, while Graeme MacMillan, who missed all of the 2015 season recovering from a broken leg, has experienced a reaction during his... Read more
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Bury Times
Bury carer speaks of 'thankless task' looking after ill husband — as figures show number of carers has rocketedis one of almost 1.5 million people across the UK who cares for people sufferin
Bury carer speaks of 'thankless task' looking after ill husband — as figures show number of carers has rocketed
Bury Times / Posted 14 hours ago
is one of almost 1.5 million people across the UK who cares for people suffering with a form of cancer, according to Macmillan Cancer Support. This represents an increase of 31 per cent in the past five years, the charity says. Mrs Stiller... Read more
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Bury Times
Bury carer speaks of 'thankless task' looking after ill husband — as figures show number of carers has rocketedis one of almost 1.5 million people across the UK who cares for people sufferin
Bury carer speaks of 'thankless task' looking after ill husband — as figures show number of carers has rocketed
Bury Times / Posted 14 hours ago
is one of almost 1.5 million people across the UK who cares for people suffering with a form of cancer, according to Macmillan Cancer Support. This represents an increase of 31 per cent in the past five years, the charity says. Mrs Stiller... Read more
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Pendle Today
Prostate cancer awareness day being stagedA fund-raising and awareness day has been organised next week to raise money fo
Prostate cancer awareness day being staged
Pendle Today / Posted yesterday
A fund-raising and awareness day has been organised next week to raise money for both Macmillan Cancer Support and the Prostate Cancer Research Centre. Lisa Spiers, from Burnley, decided to organise the event after her father, Martin, attended a... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Errington trail gets some signagegarbage container. Diewold thanked supporters Dr. Louise Janes of the Mid-Isle
Errington trail gets some signage
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
garbage container. Diewold thanked supporters Dr. Louise Janes of the Mid-Isle Veterinary Hospital and Crystal MacMIllan of BearSmart B.C., whose BareRoots Yoga Centre in French Creek is offering free lessons for donations of $20 or... Read more
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BC Local News
Errington trail gets some signagegarbage container. Diewold thanked supporters Dr. Louise Janes of the Mid-Isle
Errington trail gets some signage
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
garbage container. Diewold thanked supporters Dr. Louise Janes of the Mid-Isle Veterinary Hospital and Crystal MacMIllan of BearSmart B.C., whose BareRoots Yoga Centre in French Creek is offering free lessons for donations of $20 or... Read more
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The Comet
Biggleswade woman taking on London 2 Brighton Challenge in honour of grandmother who was instrumental in her recovery from anorexiawho was instrumental in her recovery from anorexia Hannah Brown is running the
Biggleswade woman taking on London 2 Brighton Challenge in honour of grandmother who was instrumental in her recovery from anorexia
The Comet / Posted yesterday
who was instrumental in her recovery from anorexia Hannah Brown is running the London to Brighton 100km in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. A Biggleswade woman is taking on the ultimate challenge in honour of her grandmother who played a... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Philip Mirowski: This is Water, or Is It the Neoliberal Thought Collective?Oxford: Oxford University Press. Foucault, Michel. 2008. The Birth of Biopolit
Philip Mirowski: This is Water, or Is It the Neoliberal Thought Collective?
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
Oxford: Oxford University Press. Foucault, Michel. 2008. The Birth of Biopolitics. Trans Graham Burchell. London: Palgrave Macmillan. Hayek, Friedrich. 1944. The Road to Serfdom. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Hayek, Friedrich. 1948.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Return from Windsor Castle: RCMP Musical Ride back after Queen's 90th birthdayRCMP Const. Zachary MacMillan started his flight to England for the Queen's 90t
Return from Windsor Castle: RCMP Musical Ride back after Queen's 90th birthday
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
RCMP Const. Zachary MacMillan started his flight to England for the Queen's 90th birthday in a steel shipping container with horses — and emerged from the cargo hold once in the air to the surprise of other passengers. "We got a couple wild eyes and... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Rangers fan groups launch Club 1872 at Ibroxfor a return to the high level of success we all expect. I really hope that all
Rangers fan groups launch Club 1872 at Ibrox
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
for a return to the high level of success we all expect. I really hope that all our fans will support Club 1872." John Macmillan of the Rangers Supporters Association, said: “Rangers fans have endured some difficult times of late but supporters... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rangers fan groups launch Club 1872 at Ibroxfor a return to the high level of success we all expect. I really hope that all
Rangers fan groups launch Club 1872 at Ibrox
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
for a return to the high level of success we all expect. I really hope that all our fans will support Club 1872." John Macmillan of the Rangers Supporters Association, said: “Rangers fans have endured some difficult times of late but supporters... Read more
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Sporting Life
Mike Cattermole: Romance isnt deadplaying at racehorse owner Dr Jim Hay's private golf course in Chelwood Gate, i
Mike Cattermole: Romance isnt dead
Sporting Life / Posted yesterday
playing at racehorse owner Dr Jim Hay's private golf course in Chelwood Gate, in the grounds of the former home of Harold Macmillan, deep in the rolling Sussex countryside.We have all heard of the odd golfing nut constructing a short hole in their... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland realises Brexit would be like turning clock backcheck is now needed for those who are so ideologically driven to get out of Eur
Northern Ireland realises Brexit would be like turning clock back
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
check is now needed for those who are so ideologically driven to get out of Europe. What was said of Prime Minster Harold Macmillan in the 1960s could well be applied to Boris Johnson in 2016: "Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down... Read more
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The Comet
86-year-old retired nurse from Letchworth walks more than eight miles around Greenway to raise £300 for Garden House Hospice Care and other causesWe’re all very proud of her.” The other walkers included a team of 18 from the
86-year-old retired nurse from Letchworth walks more than eight miles around Greenway to raise £300 for Garden House Hospice Care and other causes
The Comet / Posted yesterday
We’re all very proud of her.” The other walkers included a team of 18 from the Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation, who were fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support. The walk raised a total of more than £7,500 for... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Our people realise Brexit would be like turning clock backcheck is now needed for those who are so ideologically driven to get out of Eur
Our people realise Brexit would be like turning clock back
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
check is now needed for those who are so ideologically driven to get out of Europe. What was said of Prime Minster Harold Macmillan in the 1960s could well be applied to Boris Johnson in 2016: "Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Cancer carers often act ‘out of kindness and love’ and don’t know what help is available to them - Macmillan The number of people caring for someone with cancer in the UK has risen to al
Cancer carers often act ‘out of kindness and love’ and don’t know what help is available to them - Macmillan
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
The number of people caring for someone with cancer in the UK has risen to almost 1.5 million. New research reveals that 60% of people... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Paisley Abbey in line to be turned into a major international tourist attractionfor the project and an application to the Heritage Lottery Fund to help meet th
Paisley Abbey in line to be turned into a major international tourist attraction
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
for the project and an application to the Heritage Lottery Fund to help meet the cost. Renfrewshire council leader Mark Macmillan said: “Back in 2014 we published an ambitious vision of Paisley’s future as a thriving visitor attraction based... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Coast Guard board investigating El Faro sinking question members of their own agencyby the third parties. ABS, the American Bureau of Shipping, does most of the i
Coast Guard board investigating El Faro sinking question members of their own agency
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
by the third parties. ABS, the American Bureau of Shipping, does most of the inspections on behalf of the coast guard. MacMillan says he did oversee the inspection ABS completed for the El Faro in March of last year. MacMillan also said that... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Coast Guard board investigating El Faro sinking question members of their own agencyby the third parties. ABS, the American Bureau of Shipping, does most of the i
Coast Guard board investigating El Faro sinking question members of their own agency
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
by the third parties. ABS, the American Bureau of Shipping, does most of the inspections on behalf of the coast guard. MacMillan says he did oversee the inspection ABS completed for the El Faro in March of last year. MacMillan also said that... Read more
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Daily Record
Food news: Beers, Bites, Books at Bernards InnMedical and Educational Center in Peapack, among other organizations. For more
Food news: Beers, Bites, Books at Bernards Inn
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Medical and Educational Center in Peapack, among other organizations. For more information or to participate, call Anne MacMillan at 908-879-7621 or Holly Simmenroth at 908-879-5932. Celebrate seasonal beers If you thought changing menus with... Read more
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Business Wire
BDO USA, LLP Recognized for Exemplary Workplace PracticesCompanies by Working Mother magazine for five consecutive years and has been fe
BDO USA, LLP Recognized for Exemplary Workplace Practices
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Companies by Working Mother magazine for five consecutive years and has been featured in the book, Future Work(Palgrave Macmillan, http://www.futureworkbook.com/), as a leading innovator of how businesses can adapt and thrive in the new world of... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
The 2016 Spoleto Festival USA boldly explores the African-American experiencelaughs. The Importance of Being Earnest is not the only whimsical delight at S
The 2016 Spoleto Festival USA boldly explores the African-American experience
Charleston City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
laughs. The Importance of Being Earnest is not the only whimsical delight at Spoleto Fest 2016. UK playwright Duncan MacMillan and comedian Jonny Donahoe will also be bringing the one-man show Every Brilliant Thing, and having read the play,... Read more
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The Hill
It's time for Sanders to exit stage lefttemperament could easily cause an international crisis at any moment. It's tim
It's time for Sanders to exit stage left
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
temperament could easily cause an international crisis at any moment. It's time for you to be bold once again and to honorably and courageously bow out. Rosenfeld is an educator and historian who has done work for Scribner, Macmillan and News... Read more
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The Age
Parenting: Controlled crying may harm babies in later lifetwo daughters. He continues to work clinically at the Royal Hospital and Prince
Parenting: Controlled crying may harm babies in later life
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
two daughters. He continues to work clinically at the Royal Hospital and Prince of Wales Private Hospital and is one of Australia's leading baby doctors. * This is an edited extract from Your Cherished Baby, by Dr Howard Chilton. (Macmillan, $29.9... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Parenting: Controlled crying may harm babies in later lifetwo daughters. He continues to work clinically at the Royal Hospital and Prince
Parenting: Controlled crying may harm babies in later life
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
two daughters. He continues to work clinically at the Royal Hospital and Prince of Wales Private Hospital and is one of Australia's leading baby doctors. * This is an edited extract from Your Cherished Baby, by Dr Howard Chilton. (Macmillan, $29.9... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Do long-time renters stand a chance of home ownership?After 10 years of renting, Chris and Martha MacMillan are trying to make the tr
Do long-time renters stand a chance of home ownership?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
After 10 years of renting, Chris and Martha MacMillan are trying to make the transition to home ownership. The couple, who just moved back to Toronto after five years in Vancouver, have rented a house in the popular High Park-Swansea area for $2,500... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Lasting tributes planned in memory of Outwood Grange teacher Dawn Buckleya ‘wear pink’ day for breast cancer research and a tree planting ceremony, as w
Lasting tributes planned in memory of Outwood Grange teacher Dawn Buckley
Wakefield Today / Posted 3 days ago
a ‘wear pink’ day for breast cancer research and a tree planting ceremony, as well as bake sales for Wakefield Hospice and Macmillan Cancer Care. Acting principal Sabiha Laher added: “Staff at the academy are also keen to produce a ‘memory book’... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Why 1.4m people are carers for cancer sufferersnumber of people caring for someone with cancer in the UK has risen to more tha
Why 1.4m people are carers for cancer sufferers
Wakefield Today / Posted 3 days ago
number of people caring for someone with cancer in the UK has risen to more than 1.4m, according to new charity estimates. Macmillan Cancer Support said the number of cancer carers has risen by almost a third in recent years, with 1,416,000 carers... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Stratford star gamer pulls all-nighter for fundraisermarathon A devoted gamer who completed a marathon 24 hours at the screen has r
Stratford star gamer pulls all-nighter for fundraiser
Newham Recorder / Posted 3 days ago
marathon A devoted gamer who completed a marathon 24 hours at the screen has raised hundreds of pounds for cancer charity Macmillan. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Father-of-two Jay Laskar, 28, attracted hundreds of viewers... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Bolsover Hill Races 2016cause. Sunday’s event saw participants cycle, walk or run the one mile route t
Bolsover Hill Races 2016
Derbyshire Times / Posted 3 days ago
cause. Sunday’s event saw participants cycle, walk or run the one mile route to raise money for the Chesterfield Royal Macmillan Cancer Centre Appeal. Bolsover Hill Races, Gareth, Freya, Ben and Amelie Lowe with Tayla Leusby Here’s a short... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi NovikNovik ties up the loose ends without resorting to a forced, happy, fairytale en
Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
Novik ties up the loose ends without resorting to a forced, happy, fairytale ending. A dark, magical fairytale with three-dimensional characters and beautiful writing – what more could a fantasy fan ask for? Uprooted is published by M... Read more
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guardian-series
Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi NovikNovik ties up the loose ends without resorting to a forced, happy, fairytale en
Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
Novik ties up the loose ends without resorting to a forced, happy, fairytale ending. A dark, magical fairytale with three-dimensional characters and beautiful writing – what more could a fantasy fan ask for? Uprooted is published by M... Read more
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Harrow Times
Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi NovikNovik ties up the loose ends without resorting to a forced, happy, fairytale en
Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Novik ties up the loose ends without resorting to a forced, happy, fairytale ending. A dark, magical fairytale with three-dimensional characters and beautiful writing – what more could a fantasy fan ask for? Uprooted is published by M... Read more
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The Morning Journal
High school track and field: Area regional qualifiersII Bay: Josh Barr, Jr. (Pole vault), Jack Hautz, Sr. (3,200), Larry Keane, Sr.
High school track and field: Area regional qualifiers
The Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
II Bay: Josh Barr, Jr. (Pole vault), Jack Hautz, Sr. (3,200), Larry Keane, Sr. (110 hurdles, 300 hurdles), Kyle MacMillan, Sr. (1,600), Jared Riess, Fr. (Long jump) Brookside: Josh Adkins, Sr. (Pole vault), David Chambers, So. (800),... Read more
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Boston Globe
15 perfect summer days for 15 Cape Cod townschowder at the Lobster Pot (321 Commercial St., 508-487-0842). Then wander down
15 perfect summer days for 15 Cape Cod towns
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
chowder at the Lobster Pot (321 Commercial St., 508-487-0842). Then wander down the pier to the Whydah Pirate Museum (16 MacMillan Pier, 508-487-8899), where salvaged treasure from the 1717 wreck of the Whydah relates pirate history in these... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
PICTURES: Runners, cyclists and walkers tackle the Bolsover Hill Racesrunners and walkers tackled the Bolsover Hill Races at the weekend. Sunday’s e
PICTURES: Runners, cyclists and walkers tackle the Bolsover Hill Races
Derbyshire Times / Posted 4 days ago
runners and walkers tackled the Bolsover Hill Races at the weekend. Sunday’s event raised money for the Chesterfield Royal Macmillan Cancer Centre Appeal. Bolsover Hill Races 2016 - Paul Kippax tackles the final climb It involved a series of one... Read more
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Yale Daily News
COMMENCEMENT 2016 | OPINIONbeauty. I like the wild heterogeneity in the international world of the Center
COMMENCEMENT 2016 | OPINION
Yale Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
beauty. I like the wild heterogeneity in the international world of the Center for the Study of Globalization and the MacMillan Center, the film festivals and conferences at the Whitney Humanities Center, the residential colleges with their... Read more
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DMNews
Five Minutes With: Andy MacMillan, CEO of Act-On SoftwareMay 23, 2016 Share this content: What are your biggest opportunities & chal
Five Minutes With: Andy MacMillan, CEO of Act-On Software
DMNews / Posted 4 days ago
May 23, 2016 Share this content: What are your biggest opportunities & challenges in marketing tech for the next 12-24... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Mountain marathon menaiming to do it in under 15 hours. It's not going to be a walk in the park, so
Mountain marathon men
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 days ago
aiming to do it in under 15 hours. It's not going to be a walk in the park, so to speak." Money raised will be given to Macmillan nurses and Cancer Research UK. The group has raised over £2,200 including a donation of £1,000 from The Sellafield... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Telford hospital centre gives cancer patients a vital lifeline « Shropshire Star“We’re a drop-in centre for anybody that’s affected by cancer,” says Jess Brind
Telford hospital centre gives cancer patients a vital lifeline « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 4 days ago
“We’re a drop-in centre for anybody that’s affected by cancer,” says Jess Brindley, who runs the new Macmillan Cancer Support information centre at Telford’s Princess Royal Hospital. “That might be patients, someone who has got someone in the family... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Number of unofficial cancer carers in Scotland rises by 40,000Macmillan Cancer Support is worried about a lack of support for unofficial care
Number of unofficial cancer carers in Scotland rises by 40,000
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
Macmillan Cancer Support is worried about a lack of support for unofficial carers, some of whom take on the equivalent of a second job to look after loved ones. The type of support ranges from giving medication and changing dressings to cooking and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Fears grow for 48,000 people in Northern Ireland struggling to care for a loved one suffering cancerwith cancer in Northern Ireland, sparking concern about growing pressures on ca
Fears grow for 48,000 people in Northern Ireland struggling to care for a loved one suffering cancer
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
with cancer in Northern Ireland, sparking concern about growing pressures on carers, says new research. The figures by Macmillan show the total number of cancer carers in the UK is now almost 1.5 million - an increase of a third (31%) in the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Forbes magazine's ranking of the 400 richest AmericansNew York, American International Group 135. Amos Hostetter Jr., 70, $2.8 billi
Forbes magazine's ranking of the 400 richest Americans
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
New York, American International Group 135. Amos Hostetter Jr., 70, $2.8 billion, Boston, cable television 135. Pauline MacMillan Keinath, 75, $2.8 billion, St. Louis, inheritance 135. Cargill MacMillan Jr., 80, $2.8 billion, Wayzata, Minn.,... Read more
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Scotsman
Cancer group’s concern at unofficial carer numbers Macmillan Cancer Support is worried about a lack of support for unofficial car
Cancer group’s concern at unofficial carer numbers
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Macmillan Cancer Support is worried about a lack of support for unofficial carers. Picture: TSPL The number of people caring for a friend or family member with cancer has increased by more than... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Report Card: Pies soar, Roos make historydisposals, 45 hit-outs and three goals. Jack Ziebell was also good with 22 touc
Report Card: Pies soar, Roos make history
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
disposals, 45 hit-outs and three goals. Jack Ziebell was also good with 22 touches and two majors. Robbie Tarrant and Jamie Macmillan were impenetrable across half back, while Nick Dal Santo was busy. Brad McKenzie was quiet across half back,... Read more
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