Newcastle band Lindisfarne are helping to support Newcastle University's 'Future Fund' charity

Hats off to Lindisfarne fans for Future Fund campaign support

Party hats at the Lindisfarne Christmas shows in Newcastle this year will be exchanged for a donation to the Future Fund

Wendy Balfour and Mary Dafter on Ward 4

A day in the life of staff and patients on Ward 4 of the Great North Children’s Hospital

A look inside the Newcastle hospital ward which will benefit from the Future Fund research

Dr Julie Irving

Newcastle University study shows potential for treatment of childhood leukaemia

Clinical trials are planned after Newcastle University scientists show cancer treatment could benefit children with leukaemia

Dame Margaret Barbour, Prof. Josef Vormoor, Chris Peacock (NECCR) and cancer patient Mary Dafter from Newcastle

Barbour Foundation donates £1m to Future Fund for cancer

The huge donation has brought the campaign one step closer to establishing state-of-the-art centre


Big name stars including Sting support plans for Newcastle cancer centre

A fund is aiming to raise £5.5m for a center for childhood cancer treatment

Cara Smith (Youth Support Coordinator)

Newcastle Future Fund will improve quality of lives says cancer support specialist

Teenage cancer support specialist Cara Smith works with dozens of youngsters at the Great North Children's Hospital


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