Can you support our London Marathon runners?

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care has six runners taking part in the 2018 Virgin London Marathon on Sunday 22nd April. Please can you sponsor them to help fund our much needed information and support services? Clicking on any of the names … Continued

Dawn Ledgard’s Spring 2018 Clothes Sale

Customers at Dawn Ledgard’s Spring 2018 Clothes Sale, held at the Hadley Wood Association Centre on Monday 9th April 2018, needed an act of faith to believe that they would soon be able to leave their winter outfits in their … Continued

Cherry Lodge Easter Fair – an excellent event

The Cherry Lodge Cancer Care 2018 Easter Fair was held on Saturday 28th March at St James church, East Barnet and, as eggspected, this was an excellent seasonal event. The Fair was officially opened at 11am by children from Livingstone … Continued

Cherry Lodge Fundraising Events reminder, March to June 2018

The fundraising team at Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is very pleased to remind our website readers of our fundraising events programme from March to June 2018. Swing Night on Saturday 10th March Easter Craft Fair on 24th March Dawn Ledgard … Continued

Swing and Rat Pack Night for Cherry Lodge

On Saturday 10th March 2018 the Holiday Inn at Elstree rocked to Cherry Lodge Cancer Care’s ‘Swing and Rat Pack Night’. Some 70 people had a truly great time at this very well organised fundraising event. Having been welcomed with … Continued

Big Half success – still time to sponsor Sarah!

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is delighted to report that Sarah Finlay successfully completed the Big Half marathon for us on Sunday 4th March 2018. By Monday 5th March, she had raised an impressive £828 including Gift Aid and we at … Continued

John Lewis Place to Eat – £840 for Cherry Lodge

Thank you from Cherry Lodge Cancer Care to John Lewis, Brent Cross for supporting us through their Community Matters scheme. Thank you also to the many customers at the store’s Place to Eat restaurant who put their green tokens into the … Continued

Volunteers needed for Cherry Lodge’s Barnet Shop

The Cherry Lodge Cancer Care shop in Church Passage, Barnet is urgently looking for more volunteers. We need enthusiastic and reliable people who can spare half a day each week to help serve customers, sort donations, iron clothes and keep … Continued

CL Annual Raffle Prize – a fantastic trip to Bruges!

The winner of the Cherry Lodge Cancer Care 2017 annual raffle was Sandra Clark, who, unfortunately, was not well enough to travel to Bruges but donated her prize to her daughter Jenny and granddaughter Imogen. They clearly had a wonderful … Continued

Win for Cherry Lodge at the London Academy

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care sends a big thank you to Alexandra, Sena, Andra, Mandy, Nawal, Jessica, Asiy and other members of 8C at the London Academy in Edgware. Form 8c came out top at this year’s First Give Charity Event … Continued

Richard Kelly Unsung Hero

Included here, as a tribute to Richard, are a few words from Freddy Kater. One of the strengths and backbone of Cherry Lodge has always been the many people who work in the background and make the charity what it … Continued

Coffee Bean Festive Hamper Draw

As in previous years, a mammoth festive hamper was very generously provided by the Coffee Bean as a wonderful Christmas prize to be raffled in aid of Cherry Lodge Cancer Care. The draw took place in the cafe on Saturday … Continued

Schoolchildren’s Carols for Cherry Lodge

Thank you very much indeed to all the Barnet schoolchildren (and their teachers) who raised money for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care this year by singing carols so beautifully in The Spires Shopping Centre on Wednesday 6th and Wednesday 13th December … Continued

CL shops are looking good this Christmas!

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care shop managers and volunteers have been working hard to make this a really successful Christmas season for our two shops in Barnet and Borehamwood. If you haven’t visited them recently, please try to find time to … Continued

Volunteers Christmas Party 2017

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care relies on volunteers to work alongside staff members to provide its wide range of information and support services to people affected by cancer. Our annual Volunteers Christmas Party was held at Howard House on Tuesday 5th … Continued

Cherry Lodge Christmas Fair 2017

Once again, Cherry Lodge Cancer Care held its annual Christmas Fair at what is becoming our favourite venue, St James Church, New Barnet. In the planning stages, a lot of thought went into how to improve the layout of our … Continued

Lights of Love Ceremony 2017

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care held its annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday 26th November 2017. Despite the very cold weather, some 50 people gathered at the bandstand of Barnet’s Spires Shopping Centre to take part in this very special … Continued

Earlybird Tickets for Summer Soulstice 2018 are Now Onsale!

A limited number of Earlybird etickets for Summer Soulstice 2018 is now on sale. This fantastic annual Soul festival, raising funds for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care, will take place on Saturday 23rd June 2018 at Old Elizabethans Memorial Playing Fields, … Continued

Grand Annual Raffle 2017 – the Winners

The winners of the 2017 Cherry Lodge Cancer Care Grand Annual Raffle, drawn at the Tuesday 3rd October drop-in, were: 1st Prize: Three nights in Bruges for two people, won by Sandra Clark 2nd Prize: Afternoon Tea for four at West … Continued

Dawn Ledgard Autumn 2017 Fashion Sale

It was a lovely Autumn day for Dawn Ledgard’s twice yearly Clothes Sale at the Hadley Wood Association Centre on Wednesday 25th October 2017. Fashion-loving ladies turned out in good numbers to supplement their wardrobes at the start of the … Continued

Pink Tombola in The Spires

On 21st October 2017, Cherry Lodge Cancer Care once again put up its Pink Barrow Tombola stall in The Spires Shopping Centre in Barnet. The purpose was not only to draw attention to national Breast Cancer Awareness Month but also … Continued

Thank you to Summer Soulstice … and others

A select group of about 30 people gathered at Howard House on Monday 16th October 2017 for a thank you reception. This was primarily an opportunity for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care to thank the wonderful Soulstice crew for their ongoing … Continued

Barn Dance at Arkley

On Saturday 14th October 2017 the village hall in Arkley was alive with Cherry Lodge friends and families having a fun time dancing, jigging and foot tapping. It was lovely to see a whole range of ages in the room … Continued

Autumn 2017 Newsletter is now online

Everyone on the Cherry Lodge mailing list should by now have received their Autumn 2017 copy of ‘Cherry Lodge News’ in the post. It is also possible, via this website, to download a pdf of the newsletter to read onscreen … Continued