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Meet the marathon team

Meet the marathon team

The cancellation of the London Marathon back in March has not stopped our fundraisers from doing their bit for CHECT. Sunday 4th October is now the official ‘Virtual London Marathon’ event and our Team CHECT runners are instead completing a marathon (26.2...
Hair today, gone tomorrow!

Hair today, gone tomorrow!

A CHECT Ambassador was recently the guest of honour at a Vision Express store – boldly cutting off the Store Manager’s long locks to raise money for CHECT. Gainsborough Store Manager Mary-Ann Smith had planned to have her waist-length hair cut off for the...
Ride4Sight 2018

Ride4Sight 2018

A 30-strong team of volunteer cyclists rode into a rain-swept Nottingham after a gruelling 300km, two-day ride in aid of the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust. Vision Express’ Ride4Sight, celebrated the optician’s 30 years of trading by focusing on all things ‘30’,...
Taxi drivers raise £3,000 for Hawwa

Taxi drivers raise £3,000 for Hawwa

The drivers of a Peterborough taxi firm have raised nearly £3,000 in support of a local baby girl who is battling retinoblastoma. Shabir Ahmed, manager of Peterborough Cars, was heartbroken when his beloved granddaughter Hawwa Amel Hussain was diagnosed with...
Ride4Sight cycle team announced

Ride4Sight cycle team announced

Our corporate partner Vision Express has unveiled the 30-strong team who will be riding in this year’s legendary Ride4Sight challenge to raise funds for the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust. The team of all-star riders, which include company CEO Jonathan Lawson and...
Rb Week 2018

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 healthcare professionals. The campaign features little Harley Shevill, from Motherwell, North...