50:50 Club December Prizewinners 2021

Our final prizewinners of 2021!


1st Prize   N Ward

2nd Prize  A Finney

3rd Prize  I Hunter


Thanks to all who participated during 2021.

Local Artists in show of support for Ark Cancer Centre

THEY are talented local artists – and now their fabulous 2022 calendar is delivering a seasonal boost to Ark Cancer Centre Charity.

THAT Gallery is an independent art gallery, showcasing the very best in contemporary local art. It was founded in 2015 by local artists Graeme Farragher, Fatima Pantoja and Rachel Davis, and is based in Festival Place.

50:50 Club November 2021 Prizewinners

We are once again delighted to announce this months winner of the 50:50 club draw


1st Prize   K Croombs

2nd Prize  Mr & Mrs Bigg

3rd Prize  C Huggett


Good luck for next months draw!

Christmas Card Competition Winners

We are delighted to announce the winners of our christmas card competition

1st Prize  George Frewer

2nd Prize  Ana Patel-Potter

3rd Prize  Ellie-Mai Rich


I am sure you will all agree these youngsters are very talented.


You are able to purchase from these designs cards to send our either as a single card, and E card or buy a pack of cards.  Plus the change to add a donations to the charity. You are also able to add your own messages in your cards and if you choose an E card you can record your message too!y

Basingstoke Breast Cancer Self Help Group

Basingstoke Breast Cancer Self Help Group was established in 2003. They provide invaluable friendship and support to women who have had breast cancer.  

Meeting as a group from 7pm to 9pm one Tuesday a month at the Ark Conference Centre, which is situated at the back of Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital. Monthly meetings include informal discussions, as well as listening to talks from guest speakers on relevant topics to members. 

Wellbeing and supportive care survey

The wellbeing and supportive care survey was launched at the recent Cancer Services Partnership (CSP) Forum last week. The Ark Charity and Hampshire Hospital would like as many patients (past or present) as possible to fill it in so we can do the right thing to support our cancer patients. 

Please see the attached poster/leaflet. 

It’s really important, and really simple. You can clink on this link to access the survey and read more about it:-



Nurse pioneer joins Hampshire Hospital for lead cancer role

The Charity is delighted to introduce you to Vicky Havercroft Dixon who has joined the Trust as their Macmillan Lead Cancer Nurse. 

Vicky startered as a Health Care Assistant in 1993 and in March 2000 she qualified at Southampton Hospitals via the old school training.  Vicky then worked in acute medicine for 9 years and also as an IBD CNS, where she setup the patient panel which remains in place today at Southampton.

50:50 Club Winners October 2021

The Winners of the October draw are:


1st   B Huntingdon

2nd  J White

3rd    J Ricketts


Congratulations to everyone!

They ride again! Bath & Back June 2022

t may be two years later than planned, but they are back in the game – and in June 2022, The Ark Riders will be cycling from Basingstoke to Bath to raise money for the Camrose Centre in Basingstoke.

Black Friday - shop till you drop and raise some funds!!

Whether you love it or loathe it, Black Friday is just around the corner and the deals are getting started!


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