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COVID-19: “We're having to rebuild and adapt because of coronavirus”

21 days ago   |   By Cancer Research UK

The word ‘unprecedented' has been used far too much over the past few months. But that's exactly what this time has been. This pandemic is a chapter in our personal and working lives that will live with us for a very long time.
The same is true for our charity. Cancer Research UK has been through world wars, recession and other periods of major disruption. We remain - as always - focused on beating cancer and I want to thank everyone who has supported us through this time.
But despite all your amazing work, COVID-19 has placed a huge strain on our income and we've had to change our plans...
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