Accounting and business advisory group RSM (formerly Baker Tilly) has made Ark Cancer Centre Charity its charity of the year for 2015 and 2016.

Mike Blain, office managing partner at RSM, in Basingstoke, said his 60-strong team on Basing View are pleased to be supporting a local charity that will make a life-changing difference to local people.

Mike said: “The money raised by Ark Cancer Centre Charity will ensure that the new cancer treatment centre can deliver the supportive care services, and the enhanced environment, that will make a crucial difference to the care offered to patients and their families.

“As a company that is proud to have a strong commitment to the Basingstoke area, our staff are delighted to support a charity that will make a telling contribution to the health and well-being of local people. We look forward to helping to raise funds for, and awareness of, the charity and the cancer treatment centre project.”