Ann gives eight tips that she would have told herself when she was first diagnosed and terrified of what the future might bring.

Personal story | 23 October 2018

Nicola and her family

After holding her first Big Pink last year, Nicola is getting ready to host another at her work on 12 October.

Personal story | 20 August 2018

Yoga swing

Yoga and meditation helped Catherine come to terms with her diagnosis. Here she shares her top tips for finding calm during and after treatment. 

Personal story | 20 August 2018

Natalie and her mum

Natalie’s mum was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was eight. This year she’s hosting a Big Pink raffle in her honour.

Personal story | 17 August 2018

Sharon's daughter was diagnosed with breast cancer

Sharon, whose daughter was diagnosed with breast cancer, now supports other mums going through the same thing.

Personal story | 14 August 2018

Claire Ann at her last Herceptin treatment

Claire Ann was told she would have to pay £4,000 to have her eggs frozen. She shares how she set about changing her local hospital policy on fertility preservation.

Personal story | 8 August 2018

Petrina with her husband on their wedding day

Petrina found out she had breast cancer in October 2013. She has since been diagnosed with secondary breast cancer. This year, she'll be modelling in The Show.

Personal story | 3 August 2018

Jane and her friends having a Big Pink in Liverpool

Jane's Big Pink parties are an annual event for her family and friends. She shares why they are so special to her. 

Personal story | 1 August 2018

Cora after her treatment

Cora was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1999. When she had a recurrence 10 years later, Breast Cancer Care provided her with essential support.

Personal story | 1 August 2018


Pathology is used to help make decisions about the best treatment for breast cancer. Results help tailor treatment & ensure people don’t receive treatment that will have no benefit.

Breast Cancer Care | 1 August 2018