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  • Trends in Urology & Men's Health article features case study of Philip Coverdale

    Philip Coverdale features in an article in the latest edition of Trends in Urology & Men’s Health covering oesophageal cancer in men. In the case history "A vigilant nurse a...

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  • Winner of OPA student scarf competition with Heriot Watt University announced!

    Haward Soper, OPA Secretary, and Celia were invited to the Heriot Watt campus in Galashiels where Angela Cassidy and Jane Robertson of the School of Textiles showed the eight entries for the scarf com...

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  • OPA launch student scarf competition with Heriot Watt University

    Heriot Watt University has been approached by the OPA to run a student scarf competition with a prize of £250 for the winning design. The students at Heriot Watt University, a leading UK Univer...

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  • Fund-raising family & friends take part in gruelling X Runner event

    See the video of Nick Butcher's family and friends raising funds for the OPA! Following Nick's unfortunate diagnosis, Nick, his family and friends have raised over £1000 last weekend by compl...

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  • Maggie's Glasgow hosting information evening on Wednesday 26th October

    Do you want to know more about oesophageal cancer and developments in treatment? Come along to an information evening, hosted by Maggie’s Glasgow & The Oesophageal Patients Association. Th...

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  • Phil Coverdale raising money with a trek across the Peak District!

    TrekFest ‘The Peaks’ has tested Phil Coverdale to his limits when he took to the beautiful Peak District in early September to help raise money for the OPA. Read Phil's inspiring story ...

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