Cancer and You


  • Young Women and Breast Cancer


    Peterborough Breast Cancer Support Group for Younger Women.

    This group has now amalgamated with Peterborough Breast Cancer Support Group.

    They meet on the first Thursday of each month (except January) at 7-9pm at the Holiday Inn West, Thorpe Road, Peterborough.

  • After Treatment



    Once you have finished treatment this can sometimes mean adjusting your life either in the short or long term.

  • Secondary Breast Cancer

    I need to know that this body is my body. And I need to know everything that is happening to my body. But most of all I need to know that you know that within my body there is me.

    (Michele Petrone, Artist, died 16th May 2007)

  • Disability Discrimination
  • Lymphoedema

    If you have any questions or want to speak to our friendly Lead Nurse, she's more than happy to help.

    Rosie Collcott (Lead Nurse), Lymphoedema Service, Macmiillan Centre
    Peterborough & Stamford Hospitals NHS Trust.
    Tel: 01733 678562 or E-mail:

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    As well as the Lymphoedema Support Network there are some other groups: