House of Commons
25TH ANNIVERSARY OF TAYSIDE AND NORTH EAST FIFE CHILDREN WITH CANCER AND LEUKAEMIA CHARITY
EDM #2436
Tabled 04 June 2019
2017-19 Session
That this House recognises the 25th anniversary of the Tayside and North East Fife Children with Cancer and Leukaemia (TCCL); notes that in this time it has helped hundreds of children diagnosed with cancer, and their families by providing vital practical, financial and emotional support; commends the charity on a £500,000 fundraising campaign to open TCCL Lodge in St Andrews in 2015 providing free holidays for families with children having all recovering from cancer treatment across Scotland; further notes that TCCL marked its 25th anniversary by donating £25,000 to the paediatric oncology unit at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee; and recognises that £20,000 was raised at the 25th anniversary Ball on 25 May 2019 thanks to the ongoing support of many local businesses and organisations and individuals across Fife and Tayside.