CHECT photo - a young boy reading a book

A world of books

By Lesley Geen, CHECT support worker  Some parents have told us their child is not always getting the same opportunities as their peers to...
CHECT photo - Lamorna as a child

A common bond

Friendships forged out of shared experiences, particularly those which involve hardship, are often the ones which endure the test of time. Retinoblastoma was the...
A painting of Great Ormond Street in 1882

A step back in time

Recent investigations of hospital and other historical records by member Iain Riddell show how cases, treatment and discussion of retinoblastoma, then known as ‘glioma…

CHECT photo - Ernie on the sailing trip

Sailing away

The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust, which runs sailing trips for children and young people who have, or have had, cancer has reserved two places...

Rb Week 2018

It's World Retinoblastoma Awareness Week from 13-19 May 2018 and we've launched our latest media campaign to raise awareness of retinoblastoma among parents and...