Putting our region's cancer needs first

And The Winner Is....

On May 19th North West Cancer Research hosted its Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony at the Isla Gladstone in Liverpool, to honour and celebrate supporters and researchers across the region.

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We're delighted to announce the award winners are:



Rising Star in Research Award 

Sponsored by Life and Pension Systems 

Winner: Dr Amanda Thomaz 


Community Event Award

Winner: Llanfairfechan Committee 


Small Corporate Supporter Award

Winners: Jones, Price Ltd  /  Blend Accountants 


Individual Supporter Award

Sponsored by Carpenters Group 

Winner: Mike Whalen 


Research Advocate Award

Winner: Prof Nick Hulbert-Williams 


Large Corporate Supporter Award 

Winner: MC Construction 


Outstanding Cancer Nurse Award 

Sponsored by Brown Turner Ross 

Winner: Shirley Pringle 


Patient Impact Award 

Winner: Carlo Palmieri & Team 


Dedication to North West Cancer Research Cause Award  

Winner: Kelsall Committee 


Chief Executive's Achievement Award 

Winner: David Higson, Lunesdale Committee 


Excellence in Research Award

Sponsored by Investec 

Winner: Prof Jason Parsons 


Chair's Award

Winner: Mark Mitchell, Mitchell Group