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An interview with rugby star Will Jubb

An interview with rugby star Will Jubb

Will Jubb was diagnosed with Rb at two years old and had his right eye enucleated. However, playing with one eye has not held him back from a successful rugby career. Nowadays, Will plays as a hooker for the York City Knights professional rugby league team. When did...
Our CHECT Champion Dads 2021

Our CHECT Champion Dads 2021

We often feature our wonderful CHECT mums in our stories, and we feel it’s important to recognise those amazing dads out there who go above and beyond to support their families as well. For Father’s Day, we asked children (maybe with a bit of help) to nominate their...
A tribute to Ffion Miles

A tribute to Ffion Miles

We are extremely sad to inform our members of the passing of our former trustee and dear friend Ffion Miles. Many will remember Ffion for her fun nature, passion for music and fierce intelligence. She was a real people person with lots of friends, including CHECT...
My hearing test experience at GOSH

My hearing test experience at GOSH

Young CHECT member Suri (age 10) was born with bilateral Rb. As a result of having chemotherapy as a very young child, he has had to visit Great Ormond Street (GOSH) for a hearing test. He kindly shares his blog with us about the experience. I have been through many...