Latest Curie Stories

2008-10-11 18:00:30

GREEN-fingered schoolchildren got their hands dirty for charity. Pupils at St Anne's Catholic primary, Edge Hill, have been busy planting daffodils to raise cash for cancer charity Marie Curie Each child was given their own mini pot to plant bulbs during the autumn term.

2008-09-19 00:00:29

A Bus has had a makeover to promote nurses in Lincolnshire. Marie Curie cancer nurses have redecorated a Stagecoach vehicle in daffodils and fun images to promote their nursing service.

2008-09-01 18:00:25

I WOULD like to say an enormous thank you to everyone who has so generously spent time designing and making unique cards in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care this year.

2008-07-02 18:00:33

MARIE Curie Cancer Care is now recruiting people from across Merseyside for their Leasowe Lighthouse abseil. The event takes place on Sunday, August 10 on the north Wirral Coast.

2008-06-24 02:30:27

Can I appeal to any of your readers currently in training for the Swansea Bay 10k race to raise sponsorship for a local cause in need of funds. Marie Curie Cancer Care, which provides free home nursing care for the terminally ill, is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'