Putting our region's cancer needs first

Sun Safety & Awareness

A look at our 2018 skin cancer campaigns

COLLAGE of skin cancer campaign activity

In 2018, NWCR launched an annual skin cancer campaign aimed at educating the general public about sun safety, UV ray protection and the signs and symptoms of skin cancer.

We conducted a survey across the North West and North Wales and found that...




As part of our 2018 campaign we asked supporters to share a #suncreamselfie across social media, reminding their friends and family to stay protected and nominating them to snap one themselves.

We even had a few famous faces getting in on the act as Katie Kane, from the ITV show Real Housewives of Cheshire, was the first to share her #suncreamselfie and soon her cast mates followed suit.

We loved seeing all your #suncreamselfie snaps over the summer!



Out & About

In late June 2018 we took our mission to the streets of the North West and North Wales.

Sun Safety Out and About

Back to the Classroom

We took our sun safety tips to the classroom, visiting a school in each region.

Sun Safety in the Classroom

The Pledge

Our Sun Safety Pledge encouraged employers to make outdoor worker's safety a top priority.

Sun Safety Pledge