Cherry Lodge Cancer Care fundraisers continue to put on an interesting and succesful range of events. Events in the first months of 2024 have included: the Summer Soulstice/Cherry Lodge Heart & Soul Ball on 17th February, an Arkley Club Cha Night on 23rd February, Iris’s Easter Flower Arranging Workshop on 21st March, the Cherry Lodge Easter Sponsored Walk ‘n’ Talk in Oakhill Park on 24th April, the 2024 tcs London Marathon on 21st April, the Summer Soulstice Warm-Up event at Barnet’s Black Horse pub on 4th May 2024, and a CL comedy night – Laugh out Loud – at Totteridge Cricket Club on Saturday 11th May 2024.

There will be another lively Cha Night at the Arkley Club on Friday 17th May 2024, and the Cherry Lodge stall will be at the Arkley Village Fayre on Saturday May 18th 2024. Thinking further ahead, tickets are available via this link for Summer Soulstice 2024, to be held on Saturday 15th June.

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 scheduled 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 2024 – please support our runners @ London Marathon route
Apr 21 all-day
London Marathon 2024 - please support our runners @ London Marathon route

The tcs 2024 London Marathon will take place on Sunday 21st April.

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care has a team of seven* runners raising money for us by taking part in this iconic event. The money they raise through sponsorship will help Cherry Lodge continue to provide our much needed cancer information and support services completely free of charge.

Running for Cherry Lodge this year are:

Callum Burns

Lucy Lee

William Murchison

Joe Patrick

Liam Pratt

Andrew Shoreman

Artan Taraboshi

Clicking on on the names in blue (above) will take you to our runners’ fundraising pages. There, you will find more information about the runners and can make a simple, safe, online donation to sponsor them. Alternatively, contact a runner to sponsor them directly, or contact Tina by email or call her on 020 8441 7000.

*Update on 18th April 2024: Very unfortunately, Liam Pratt has been signed off by his doctor is unfit to run. We send our commiserations to him.


Soulstice 2024 The Warm-Up @ The Black Horse
May 4 @ 4:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Soulstice 2024 The Warm-Up @ The Black Horse | England | United Kingdom

Join the Soulstice crew and other supporters of Cherry Lodge Cancer Care on Saturday 4th May 2024 for a soulful Warm-Up at the Black Horse pub in Barnet.

Boogying, Soul and Good Times from 4pm until midnight, with Soulstice DJs, wood fired pizza and cocktails.

Tickets cost £5 – book in advance via Skiddle.








CL Comedy Night – SOLD OUT @ Totteridge Cricket Club, Totteridge Green
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
CL Comedy Night - SOLD OUT @ Totteridge Cricket Club, Totteridge Green | England | United Kingdom

Enjoy a great night of JokePit comedy and help raise money to keep Cherry Lodge Cancer Care’s support and information services completely free of charge.

You are invited to ‘Laugh Out Loud’ at Totteridge Cricket Club, N20 8PB on Saturday 11th May 2024. Doors open at 7.00pm and the show will run from 8pm to 10.45pm with two intervals.

We have a fantastic line up of comedy talent for you, including:

• Fiona Allen – Double Emmy winner, star of Smack The Pony, on Mock the Week, 8 Out Of 10 Cats and more
• Carwyn Blayney – Straight outta Cymru, So You Think You’re Funny finalist, tour support for Elis James
• Olivia Lee – Star of Channel 4 and Comedy Central
• Johnny CT – laid back North Londoner, observer of urban culture
• Shruti Sharma – sassy Indian rising star

All hosted by Cherry Lodge’s loyal supporter and favourite MC, Sion James.

The acts shown are correct at the time of going to press – in the unlikely event that an artist needs to cancel, we reserve the right to change the line-up without notice.

Tickets cost: £15 before 1st May; £18 after 1st May; £23 on the night (subject to availability). Note this is an 18+ event.

Click here to buy tickets. Space is limited so book early to save money and avoid disappointment!

May Cha Night for Cherry Lodge @ The Arkley Club
May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 11:45 pm
May Cha Night for Cherry Lodge @ The Arkley Club | England | United Kingdom

For a great evening of music and dancing, note the date and come along to the next Cha Night at The Arkley Club, Barnet – to be held on Friday 17th May 2024 from 7.30 until midnight. Everyone is welcome and all proceeds will help fund Cherry Lodge Cancer Care’s many information and support services. Listen and dance to a fantastic mix of 60s and 70s Soul, Stax, Motown, Ska, Reggae and Philly Sound from the club’s regular DJs.

Entry is £5 at the door, with the option of making a card payment direct to Cherry Lodge’s bank account. Top-up donations will of course be welcome.

Cha Nights at the Arkley Club are held in memory of Bob Parrott.

Cherry Lodge stall at Arkley Village Fayre @ Brickfield Lane
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cherry Lodge stall at Arkley Village Fayre @ Brickfield Lane | England | United Kingdom

The Cherry Lodge Cancer Care stall will be at the Hearts of Arkley Village Fayre at Brickfield Lane on Saturday 18th May 2024.

Enjoy the fun of the fair – and visit the CL stall to meet friends, have a chat and buy merchandise to raise funds for our cancer information and support services.

Summer Soulstice 2024 – buy your tickets now @ Old Elizabethans' Memorial Playing Fields
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Summer Soulstice 2024 - buy your tickets now @ Old Elizabethans' Memorial Playing Fields | England | United Kingdom

Visit the Summer Soulstice website for more information about Barnet’s very special family music festival, which returns to Old Elizabethans’ Memorial Playing Fields on Saturday 15th June 2024. Held in memory of Andy Weekes and raising money for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care, this hugely popular event is in its 17th year.

Appearing live this year are 10-piece supergroup Brit Funk Association, British R&B legends Loose Ends, and singer/songwriter FiL Straughan.

Buy your tickets now to enjoy great summer soul music and family fun – three music arenas, live acts, over 30 of the UK’s favourite DJ’s, a wide range of delicious food and drinks, attractive stalls, and entertainment for children.

Click here to BUY TICKETS. (Note that the following prices do not include Eventbrite’s booking fee.)

Standard Adult tickets: £44.50
Teens (13-17): £22.50
Kids (1-12): £5.00

Pre-booked Event Parking: £10.00

Camping 1 night per person: £22.50 (includes parking)
Camping 2 nights per person: £40.00 (includes parking)