Castle Hill Primary head joins the Mark From Ark podcast

WELCOME to the latest Mark From Ark podcast - and this week, Pippa and I are delighted to be joined by Castle Hill Primary School executive headteacher John Martin.

John, who is pictured here with pupils last year during Ark Day 2019, and everyone at the school are long-time supporters of Ark. 

So grab a cuppa and a cake or biscuit, take a break, listen and enjoy - and thanks for listening.

Take Ark's #Free2DoGood 2020 Challenge

JOIN our 2020 Challenge, have fun and get fit – that’s the message of the latest phase of Ark Cancer Centre Charity’s #Free2DoGood campaign.

As we prepare to start another week of lockdown, we’ve come up with 20 challenges for children and 20 challenges for adults that will help to keep you active, entertained and occupied.

All our ideas are free to take part in – but if you want to do some fundraising, then that would be great, and you can raise money by setting up a fundraising page at

Natasha guest stars on Ark Podcast

WELCOME to the latest Mark From Ark's Kitchen Podcast - and this week fabulous singer-songwriter and Ark supporter Natasha Watts joins Mark and Pippa for a chat.

You can hear the podcast at

Thanks for listening, and thanks for your ongoing suppoprt for Ark. 

Show of support by Clive Fortune Big Band

THANKS to the members of Clive Fortune Big Band for a kind and generous donation to Ark Cancer Centre C

MasterChef UK winner Jane is Ark Podcast guest

WELCOME to Mark From Ark's Kitchen Podcast - and this week, Mark and Pippa catch up with fabulous Ark supporter and MasterChefUK supporter Jane Devonshire.

Hope you enjoy the chat, and thanks for listening -



Welcome to Mark From Ark's Kitchen Podcast

WELCOME to Mark From Ark's Kitchen Podcast - listen and enjoy!


#Free2DoGood - how you can help Ark

YOU can do good by fundraising for free – that’s the message of a new Ark Cancer Centre Charity campaign.

In these challenging times, Ark is grateful for the wonderful backing it is receiving from its supporters – and now we are hoping that current and new supporters will pitch in to support the charity by doing things that will cost nothing more than a little time and effort but will make a massive difference to the charity.

50:50 Clun April Prizewinners 2020

Once again we have some prizewinner for our 50 club draw


The winners are:


1st Prize  Diana and Malcolm Dougal

2nd Prize Clifford Whatmore

3rd Prize C Hurst-Brown


Good luck for next month!

Family-run firm is new Ark Our Partner


A FAMILY-RUN firm of mortgage and insurance advisors has come on board as the latest member of Ark Cancer Centre Charity’s Our Partner family of corporate supporters.

Based in Winchester Street, Basingstoke, HLSA Financial Services Ltd has adopted Ark as its Charity of the Year for 2020-21.