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Winter Quiz raises £1300 for All Heart Appeal!

A full house saw 20 tables of intrepid Quizzers raise over £1300 for Scannappeal’s new All Heart Appeal for Wycombe and Amersham  Hospitals at the second of our twice yearly Scannappeal Quiz Nights at Hazlemere Golf Club. The ‘Not you again’ team reclaimed the coverted silver trophy with 74.5 points, ‘Back with a Vengeance’ were […]

Freemasons support speech therapy project

Bucks Masonic Centenary Fund have donated £1,000 to our small project for the Speech and Language Therapy Department.  This will go towards the purchase of a range of equipment for patients with difficulty swallowing or impaired speech following a stroke, or with Parkinson’s disease, cancer of the throat, muscular dystrophy or head injuries.  Debbie Begent, […]

Pink October support for Scannappeal!

Organisations, companies and individual supporters of Scannappeal have been getting behind this year’s Pink October to raise funds for Bucks Digital & 3D Breast Screening Appeal. Around fifty ladies took part in a ‘ Zumba Party in Pink’ at the Bourne End Academy and raised £372. Organiser and Zumba instructor Carol  Carter says ‘ within my classes […]

The Black Tie Dinner Club lends it’s support to Scannappeal & Friends of Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

Members of the Black Tie Dinner Club which raises money for charity, Gordon Rogers and Phil Johnson, recently joined forces to organise a marquee event for one-hundred guests at Tyringham Hall, Cuddington to support Scannappeal’s Cancer Fighting Fund at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.  Chair of the Friends of Stoke Mandeville Hospital Roy Collis, spoke about the […]

Building Society’s Boost for Cancer Fighting Fund

Buckinghamshire Building Society have demonstrated their support of the local community by donating £7,000 to our Cancer Fighting Fund project at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.   Andrew Craddock, Buckinghamshire Building Society’s CEO said: ‘Cancer has touched the lives of many of our members and staff and I am delighted that this donation will provide equipment to detect […]

Beechwood Artists’ Spring Exhibition

In April the group held a successful Spring exhibition at Chalfont St Peter Community Centre. The artwork on display including paintings in a range of media and styles, cards and crafts, were well received .   Over the two days of the exhibition, there were 315 visitors who voted for their favourite painting and £220 […]

Amersham Town Band boosts Scannappeal funds!

Amersham Town Band joined forces with Amersham Town Council with a charity concert and raised £294 from donations for their delicious cream teas. Hundreds of people enjoyed the warm summer sunshine whilst listening to the Proms style concert held in the Memorial Gardens in the Old town on July 19. Scannappeal volunteers ran a very […]

Open Garden Season 2015

Running from late spring to mid summer, this year’s Scannappeal Open Garden programme featured a total of 15 scheduled garden openings plus one garden whose owners offered to open by appointment. Four of the gardens were larger gardens where musical entertainment, a raffle, plant stall and teas were provided.  A further three were group openings […]

Tributes Pour In After Scannappeal Patron Passes Away

Scannappeal’s Trustees, staff and volunteers were very sad to hear the news that the charity’s Principal Patron, Cilla Black, has passed away.  Cilla was actively involved with Scannappeal for nearly 20 years and has met thousands of supporters during that time.  She played a key part in the success of many Appeals for life-saving equipment, hosted receptions to thank donors and […]