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25TH ANNIVERSARY OF TAYSIDE AND NORTH EAST FIFE CHILDREN WITH CANCER AND LEUKAEMIA CHARITY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2436: tabled on 04 June 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 12 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

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.