Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust launches Virtual Summer programme for young people recovering from cancer

Mark Lamble, Harry Elliot, Issac Stevenson

The Trust went out to the young people to find out what they would miss the most and have tailored a virtual programme around those things. Details within

Wednesday, 1st July, 2020 8:45am

By Karenza Morton

2,500 mile motorbike trip from the Isle of Wight to Gibraltar Rock and back: All for charity

Retired Inspector, Kate Fowles and Response and Patrol PC, Adam Hinkley

The pair will set off for their epic journey in May, all in order to raise money for Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) and the Ellen Macarthur Cancer Trust

Friday, 14th February, 2020 12:18pm

By Hampshire Constabulary

Nearly 2,500 young people supported after cancer, as Dame Ellen launches new ambitions

Ellen MacArthur

This Isle of Wight-based charity, Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust, have launched new ambitions to help change the lives of hundreds more young people after cancer

Wednesday, 5th February, 2020 8:19am

By Scott Wilson

Hear the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust on Radio 4 Appeal during Christmas week

Dame Ellen MacArthur

Dame Ellen MacArthur will be making the BBC Radio 4 appeal for the charity she founded in 2003 to support young people in recovery from cancer

Monday, 16th December, 2019 2:36pm

By Scott Wilson

Rob da Bank joins ten others for Scotland to Cowes fundraising cycle challenge

The core riders at the Red Funnel

The mammoth cycle challenge has raised over £30,000 for the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust, a national charity that supports young people aged 8-24 in rebuilding their confidence after cancer.

Wednesday, 15th May, 2019 10:56am

By Ashton Howard

Find out how you can support young people on World Cancer Day

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust

Cancer recovery is as much about what happens after treatment. This Isle of Wight charity gives young people in recovery from cancer the opportunity to take part in sailing trips to rebuild their confidence.

Monday, 4th February, 2019 3:15pm

By Sally Perry

WATCH: Conditions are perfect as Paul Berry sets off on round the Island ‘Rowing for Reason’ challenge (update 3)

Paul Berry with culver in the distance

Just after 4am this morning, 30 year old Paul Berry from Ventnor set off on his round the Island rowing challenge. He's raising money for two vital charities and as he rows for 18 hours around the Isle of Wight would like to raise as much money as possible for them.

Thursday, 12th July, 2018 6:39am

By Sally Perry with one comment

70+ mile rowing challenge around the Isle of Wight will be a tribute to lost loved ones

paul berry restoring rosemary

Two charities close to the heart of Ventnorian, Paul Berry, will be benefiting from his challenge to restore a rowing boat built over 50 years ago and row it around the Isle of Wight this summer.

Tuesday, 17th April, 2018 1:48pm

By Sally Perry

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust Round Round Britain 2017 arrives in London

Young people from the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust opened the London Stock Exchange this morning

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust Round Britain 2017 arrived in London sailing up the Thames with eight people on board who have received treatment for cancer.

Friday, 21st July, 2017 12:12pm

By Sally Perry

After nearly 15 hours of riding Tim Wiggins completes Everesting Challenge

tim wiggins coming up la falaise

On a wet, grey and misty Saturday, Isle of Wight cyclist Tim Wiggins set out to cycle the equivalent height of Mount Everest by cycling from Ventnor seafront to the top of St Boniface Down.

Wednesday, 28th June, 2017 1:01pm

By Sally Perry

100 young people in recovery from cancer sail ‘Round Britain 2017’

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust sailors

Best of luck to the 100 young people in recovery from cancer who will be taking part in this extraordinary challenge – sailing around Britain in a national relay.

Tuesday, 10th January, 2017 6:59am

By Natasha Elliott

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust celebrates another successful year

Aboard the Ellen MacArthur yacht

The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust celebrates another successful year with the charity working with record numbers of young people in recovery from cancer.

Tuesday, 3rd January, 2017 4:57pm

By Natasha Elliott