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Want to know about children and young people with cancer and their families? Well, we’ve got something to say! Our Media and PR team is available 24/7 for comment, interviews and information.

For media enquiries only, call our Media and PR team on 0844 848 1189 or email mediarelations@younglivesvscancer.org.uk (Please note, we are only able to help with media queries on this number, for anything else please call 0300 330 0803)

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You can also check out our contacts for journalists and our Ambassadors and Celebrity Supporters page.

Scottish government launches £5 million fund to help families be there for children in hospital

Monday 26 July 2021

Young Lives vs Cancer teams up with fashion brand Scamp & Dude

Friday 16 July 2021

‘Bradley’s Perfect Day’: Family and friends set to celebrate young man’s life at fundraiser full of his favourite things

Tuesday 13 July 2021

Bradley sadly died earlier this year after being diagnosed with bowel cancer at just 22 - his family are now hosting 'Bradley's Perfect Day' to fundraise in his name and celebrate his life

Virtual tours of free accommodation help families feel reassured and connected while children undergo cancer treatment

Friday 9 July 2021

Young cancer survivor embarks on epic 120 mile walk with friends who supported him throughout treatment

Friday 9 July 2021

Now he is in remission, Dan is taking on a 120 mile walking challenge with his friends who shielded with him throughout treatment

Over 200 Figaros gather to celebrate the car’s 30th birthday

Monday 5 July 2021

Cars gather to celebrate Figaro's 30th birthday while raising money for young people with cancer

Young Lives vs Cancer teams up with Made in Chelsea’s Louise Thompson to launch Depop Shop

Wednesday 23 June 2021

National treasure Gok Wan to chop his locks live on TV in solidarity of young girl diagnosed with cancer

Tuesday 22 June 2021

National treasure Gok Wan MBE is facing the razor for Gok’s Chop live on TV in solidarity of his cousin’s 12-year-old daughter who was recently diagnosed with cancer

Gok Wan is shaving his head in solidarity with his cousin's daughter Alyssa, who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

Father and son’s mountain adventure after teen’s shock cancer diagnosis

Tuesday 22 June 2021

Father and son are taking on an epic mountain challenge to raise money for Young Lives vs Cancer after 14-year-old Fionn was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive cancer on his face

Esme’s Man-icure challenge: Dad let’s daughter paint his nails every week to help her smile during cancer treatment

Monday 14 June 2021

Esme has been painting her Dads nails every week while having treatment at the Royal Marsden in London