News & Events

Reindeer Dash Signs Up Kilmarnock Football Club

Ayrshire Cancer Support, Ayrshire’s leading cancer charity, is delighted to launch the Christmas event of 2017, The Reindeer Dash, with the help and support of Kilmarnock Football Club and The Kilmarnock Standard. The event, now in its second year, is back by popular demand and helps to raise funds for people affected by cancer throughout…

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Various outlets selling Christmas cards & calendars – October – December

Our fundraising team could use some support, we have various outlets and supermarkets where we will be selling our Christmas Cards and 2018 Ayrshire Calendars, if you can spare some time, please contact the office and we can give you dates and venues on 01563 538008.

Christmas Craft/Coffee Fair, Cathcart Church Hall – Sat 11th November

A firm favourite is our annual Christmas Coffee and Craft Fair. We will return once again to Cathcart Church Hall on Saturday 11th November from 2-4pm. Tickets are still only £3 for a cuppa and home baking. Here’s your chance to pick up a bargain or unusual gift made by local crafters for Christmas. We’re…

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West Kilbride Craft Fair – Sat 14th November

Our fundraising team will be at the West Kilbride Town Hall Craft Fair selling our 2018 Ayrshire Calendar’s and Christmas cards. If you’re in the area between 9am and 1pm why not pop in and say hello and pick up a bargain.

35th Anniversary Coral Ball – 17th November

Seamill Hydro in the Firth Pavilion Friday 17th November 6.30 pm for 7pm Tickets £50 Please call 01563 538008 or email  

Santa Dash, Ayr – Sun 19th November

Registration is now open for this year’s Ayrshire Santa Dash! Here’s your chance to dress up like Santa Claus and run, jog or walk 5km for a great cause. Ayr Central Shopping Centre is continuing their support by being our returning sponsor. This year’s Ayrshire Santa Dash will take place on Sunday 19th November at…

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Bubbles & Banter Ladies Day, Park Hotel – Sun 3rd December – 12.30pm – 6pm

Back by popular demand. Do you work shifts, or find it hard to organise your Christmas get together with your girlfriends? Let us take the pressure from you. We have organised a Christmas extravaganza for our Ladies who Lunch Seriously… The place to be is the Park Hotel on Sunday 3rd December from 12.30-6pm where…

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Reindeer Dash, Howard Park, Kilmarnock – Sun 10th December

We are delighted that our Reindeer Dash in association with East Ayrshire Council will be back this year. We’d like you to join us and take part in a leisurely 3k Fun Run/Walk around the Howard Park in Kilmarnock on Sunday 10th December. Registration opens at 11.00am on the day and the race will start…

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Bag Pack, M&S Kilmarnock – Sat 16th December

Our Christmas Bag Pack will take place at M&S Kilmarnock on Saturday 16th December. Please call 01563 538008 if you can spare a couple of hours to help out. Times are: 10am – 12noon, 12-2pm and 2-4pm. Your help would be much appreciated.

TCAT Employability Project: Making Cancer Your Business? The Video

The final Transforming Care After Treatment (TCAT) seminar on Work and Cancer formed the backdrop for a short video. Filmed at the Waterside Hotel, West Kilbride on 13 June by the Ayrshire Film Company, the video highlights the key issues and opportunities facing employers and employees when dealing with cancer in the workplace. Local business…

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