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Vardy sets straight Twitter fiasco and plans to march with Jeff Stelling

22 Mar 2017

While Leicester City's Jamie Vardy was scoring for England against Germany last March, it was a lesser-known James Vardy whose name was on the lips of Jeff Stelling and his Sky Sports colleagues, as he joined them on the Men United March. He tells us why he's walking with Jeff again this year, how his involvement led him to get his own health checked, and the perils of errant Twitter followers every time Jamie Vardy scores.

"Being told I could be incontinent was the most frightening thing I've ever heard"

21 Mar 2017

For many men, the side effects of prostate cancer treatment can be as daunting as the disease itself. Wildlife photographer Gary tells us how the shock of his diagnosis was compounded by fears of incontinence after having surgery, and what he did to give himself the best chance of preventing it.

Jeff Stelling's March for Men blog: looking forward to marchers new and returning

17 Mar 2017

BLOG: In his latest exclusive blog for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling looks forward to being reunited with the extraordinary Kevin Webber, meeting the Green family on the pitch at Exeter City, and pottering with former-England cricketer Dominic Cork in the Potteries.

New chairman rides into Prostate Cancer UK hailing "exciting times ahead"

15 Mar 2017

Charles Packshaw joins us to head up our Board of Trustees after a 30-year career in the City of London. He tells us why the appointment means so much to him personally and how he intends to break his PB at his next cycling fundraiser for us.

Srixon tee-up new prostate cancer awareness drive backed by top golf pros

17 Feb 2017

The golf gear manufacturer will make a donation to Prostate Cancer UK for every sale of its new range of balls, recruiting some of the game's famous names to raise awareness of the most common cancer in men.

"I remember Valentine’s Day fondly now, but in the early years it was very painful"

14 Feb 2017

Last Valentine's Day, Janet Daykin told us about a short but extraordinary walk for a romantic meal with her late husband, which meant so much to them before he died of advanced prostate cancer. She explains why she now wants to do another emotionally-charged walk on our March for Men in June.

Bill Arthur: "I’m very excited to join Jeff and full of admiration for what he's taking on"

9 Feb 2017

It was fellow Sky Sports presenter Bill Arthur's brush with prostate cancer that inspired Jeff Stelling to take up his original multi-marathon march for Prostate Cancer UK. The rugby league-reporting stalwart tells us why he's proud to be joining his friend and a whole host of other sporting legends once again for this year's March for Men.

Golf club captain hails record £14,500 donation to Prostate Cancer UK in just one year

8 Feb 2017

North Hants Golf Club raised the astonishing sum after Chris Traill chose us as his designated charity in honour of his late dad.

Jeff Stelling’s March for Men blog: Why I'm back for more in 2017

2 Feb 2017

In the first of his exclusive columns for Prostate Cancer UK, Soccer Saturday presenter Jeff Stelling explains why he's lacing up his boots again to take on 15 walking marathons in 15 days, from Exeter to Newcastle, in June this year.

Selfie sensation Kurt Jewson one year on: "I’m now 'Pants man' to all my friends"

30 Jan 2017

A year ago, Kurt Jewson crashed our website after a selfie he shared on Facebook went viral. He tells us what happened in the whirlwind of media attention that followed, and how he hopes recent treatment could finally leave him cancer-free.