Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month – Dates for your diary

We would be thrilled to have you join us at one of our events happening this Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month!

What we’re up to this November

๐Ÿ“… 10th November

๐ŸŸฃ Purple Hearts Gathering

๐Ÿ“ Glasgow, Scotland

We are delighted to be hosting an event in Glasgow on Friday 10th November, 2-5pm, at Metropolitan Bar and Restaurant in Merchant Square.

We will be bringing together our amazing supporters, patients and families who are at the heart of our community and fuel our passion to drive change for pancreatic cancer.

If you would like to register an interest and be kept informed about this event, please complete this form.

At the event there will be optional breakout sessions.

  • Our inspiring supporter Isobel McMurchie will share how she is helping raise awareness of pancreatic cancer through the arts and local communities, with film clips of her play โ€œIslets of Silenceโ€ and open discussion with the writer, director and actors.
  • Taster mindfulness sessions will be provided by our lovely supporter Elaine Bryce.
  • For those who donโ€™t want to attend any of the breakout sessions, โ€œmusic and mingleโ€ will be taking place in the main room, with opportunities for guests to chat with each other alongside background piano music and supporter Marty Bryson performing some of his songs at various points in the afternoon.

๐Ÿ“… 16th November – World Pancreatic Cancer Day

๐ŸŸฃ Purple Lights UK

๐Ÿ“ Nationwide

During November, and particularly on World Pancreatic Cancer Day, landmarks around the UK will light up purple to spotlight a disease that deserves more recognition.

Find out more.

๐ŸŸฃ Glasgow Central station – Turn it Purple takeover

๐Ÿ“ Glasgow, Scotland

Our amazing supporter Lesley Irving has arranged to Turn It Purple at Scotlandโ€™s busiest train station, with various activities to help raise awareness and funds for pancreatic cancer.

Volunteers are needed to help us reach more people than ever before โ€“ if you can spare one or two hours of your time, please reach out and register here.

๐Ÿ“… 17th November

๐ŸŸฃ Glasgow Royal Infirmary Awareness Stand

๐Ÿ“ Glasgow, Scotland

We will be hosting an awareness stand at Glasgow Royal Infirmary hosted by our Health Education Co-Ordinator Christy Mowat.

๐Ÿ“… 21st November

๐ŸŸฃ Winchester Cathedral Evensong service

๐Ÿ“ Winchester, Hampshire

We would be delighted if you could join us for a very special service at Winchester Cathedral on the 21st November at 5:30pm.

If you are unable to attend the service in person you can watch the service live using a web link that will be made available here nearer the time.

๐Ÿ“… 22nd November

๐ŸŸฃ Coffee morning at our office in Hampshire

๐Ÿ“ Bordon, Hampshire

Come and join us for a coffee and cake morning between 10am and 12pm at our English HQ within BASE in Bordon.ย 

Email for more info.

๐Ÿ“… 28th November

๐ŸŸฃ Waterloo station collection day

๐Ÿ“ Waterloo, London

Volunteers are needed to help us reach more people than ever before โ€“ if you can spare one or two hours of your time, please reach out and register here.