Cherry Lodge Newsletter Spring-Summer 2018

Everyone on the Cherry Lodge mailing list should by now have received their Spring-Summer 2018 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

Rumble with the Agents raises £16,300 for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care

‘Rumble with the Agents’ has raised a fabulous £16,300 for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care. This annual white-collar charity boxing event was held on Thursday 24th May 2018 at The Holiday Inn Finchley Central, in association with Landlord Action and sponsored … Continued

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care AGM 2018

The Annual General Meeting of Cherry Lodge Cancer Care was held at Howard House, 23 Union Street, Barnet on Tuesday 15th May 2018. Margaret Clark, chairman of Cherry Lodge, opened the proceedings with a warm welcome to the assembled group … Continued

Finding Hope on the Journey through Cancer

As is customary, the Cherry Lodge Cancer Care AGM, held this year on Tuesday 15th May 2018, was followed by  a short talk on a topic relating to the work of our charity. This year’s speaker was Janet Doyle Blunden, … Continued

GDPR: Protecting your Personal Data

General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR New legislation means the way we contact you and store your personal data is changing. The aim of the changes is to strengthen the safety and security of data held within organisations. At Cherry … Continued

Cherry Lodge Spring Quiz 2018

There is no doubt at all that Cherry Lodge Cancer Care quizzes are getting better and better! If proof of this is needed, our 2018 Spring Quiz sold out within days of being first advertised. (The date of our Autumn … Continued

Could you run 10k for Cherry Lodge?

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is looking for runners to take part in the Virgin Sport British 10K in London on Sunday 15th July 2018. This is a fun event and a great way to raise funds for Cherry Lodge’s much … Continued

Post-Race Report on Cherry Lodge’s 2018 London Marathon Runners

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care had six successful runners in the 2018 London Marathon: Dee Churchill;  Emily Cole;  Mandy Gould;  Dominic Holmes;  Agnes McGarvey and Mike Todd. (Clicking on one of the names in blue will take you to that runner’s online fundraising page, … Continued

Please support our London Marathon runners!

UPDATE: Cherry Lodge Cancer Care sends a big thank you to our six runners in the 2018 Virgin London Marathon, which took place in unseasonably hot weather on Sunday 22nd April. If you haven’t done so already, please can you … 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