Sarah Cooke

A picture of Sarah Cooke taken during our calendar shoot.

Sarah was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2017, however in 2019 the cancer had spread to other parts of her body.

Maureen Wallis

Maureen Wallis

My primary cancer was diagnosed in 2012, secondary in 2020.

Ann Whitworth

Ann was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer in 2017, over 10 years since her primary diagnosis.

Tracey Sherwood

Tracey Sherwood, one of our secondary members

In 2017 I was diagnosed with Breast cancer, before my secondary diagnosis in 2019.

Jo Meftah

Jo during our calendar shoot, posing with flowers.

On November 12th, 2011 a day after my birthday I found a rather large lump in my right boob.

BFN @ Harpole Scarecrow Festival

This year saw the return of the Scarecrow Festival at Harpole which Breast Friends Northamptonshire have had a presence at for a number of years.

Thank you, Fiona

Fiona Caldron

Breast Friends Northamptonshire would like to take a moment to pay our respects and huge appreciation to fellow charity Something To Look Forward, whose founder Fiona Coldron sadly passed away peacefully at her home with family on the 18th February 2021. So many of our members have benefitted greatly from the wonderful work and support […]

Step Forward With Lewis creates Virtual race for Breast Friends Northamptonshire

Virtual 5K

Local runner and personal trainer Michelle Lewis is organising a virtual event to help raise funds for Breast Friends Northamptonshire. She is asking for entrants to run 5km every week throughout March and complete 20km over the month. On the plus side you don’t have to run it, just complete the distance. If you have […]

Mindfulness for Oncology Patients

Through LemonKind we have been running weekly drop-in mindfulness sessions for almost a year now, sharing relaxation techniques through mindful meditation and conversation. The sessions are run by Sarah who is a Chartered Occupational Psychologist as well as a Mindfulness Now Teacher. These sessions have been part of our initiative to involve our members during […]