From coffee mornings and lunches to running events and bike rides, there is a whole range of activities you can enjoy while also supporting Cherry Lodge.

On this page of the website you can see our events programme presented in two different ways. Use the drop-down menu immediately below this text to select either ‘Agenda’ (an interactive list with dates, which is the default option) or ‘Month’ (an interactive calendar that shows the planned events month by month). Each of these options provides an overview of our schduled events.

You can find out more detailed information about an event in the following ways. If you are using the Agenda view, click on an event to see a display box and a Read More button to take you to the event page, where you will find full details including a map. If you are using the Monthly Calendar, hover your cursor over an event date to see a display box and then click to go to the event page.

London Marathon 2019 @ London Marathon route
Apr 28 all-day
London Marathon 2019 @ London Marathon route

The 2019 Virgin London Marathon will take place on the streets of London on Sunday 28th April. This iconic marathon is a major event on the international sporting calendar and is also an important fundraising opportunity for charities like Cherry Lodge Cancer Care.

Running for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care in the 2019 London Marathon will be:

To support our runners and make a donation to help fund Cherry Lodge’s vital services, please visit their online fundraising pages by clicking on the names in blue in the list above. Kieran, Michael and Molly are fundraising together in memory of their grandad.

Alternatively, please contact our runners directly, or, for more information about any of the people running for us, please call Tina or Nisha on 020 8441 7000 or e-mail 

Our runners would also definitely appreciate your support on the day. Why not go along to the race route on Sunday 28th April to cheer on the Cherry Lodge team and enjoy the fantastic atmosphere? More information about the race, including general advice for spectators, can be found on the Virgin London Marathon website.

Summer Soulstice 2019 @ Old Elizabethans' Memorial Fields
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Summer Soulstice 2019 @ Old Elizabethans' Memorial Fields | England | United Kingdom

Barnet’s fabulous Summer Soulstice festival – held each year in memory of Andy Weekes and raising money for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care – will return on Saturday 22nd June 2019.

Join the Soulstice crew at OEs’ Memorial Playing Fields, Mays Lane for 12 hours of soulful fun and frolics from 11am until 11pm. Enjoy great main-stage acts from Aswad, Alison Limerick, Andy Abraham, Louise Golbey, Natasha Watts, and Sa-ha-ra, plus music from 30+ DJs in three arenas of music. There will also be licensed bars, cocktails, food outlets, merchandise stalls, free kids play zone, entertainers, gazebo/picnic area, limited camping and car parking. All offering a fantastic day out for all the family.

Book now to avoid disappointment. This event is expected to sell out well in advance – and there will be no tickets available on the day. Click here to buy tickets. Currently available are Event Only etickets costing £35 for adults, £20 for teens (13-17 years) and £2 for kids (1-12 years). Limited Camping Add-On etickets are also available at £20 for Saturday night or £35 for Friday and Saturday nights. Note that conditions apply. All prices include VAT but exclude booking fees.

Please visit the Summer Soulstice website for full information about this year’s event, to read the back story, and to enjoy photos, film and music from previous years. Since putting on their first festival in 2007, the Soulstice crew have given more than £300,000 to help fund Cherry Lodge’s much needed information and support services for people affected by cancer.