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The EFL helps us raise £4m over six seasons as the final whistle blows on official partnership

24 May 2018

Jeff Stelling thanks the league for helping us raise the astonishing sum and the profile of prostate cancer since we became the EFL's Official Charity Partner in 2012. We look back at all the match day collections, marches and rides that helped us get there and find out where the money is going.

Villa’s Stephen Clemence talks of dad’s prostate cancer ahead of play-off final

18 May 2018

With the most lucrative game in English football this weekend, the Aston Villa coach reveals how his family has privately dealt with the impact prostate cancer has had on his father – the former England goalkeeper Ray Clemence – and why the play-offs are the best way to go up.

"It’s so important the football family comes together to help stop prostate cancer being a killer"

17 May 2018

Former Liverpool and Bristol Rovers defender Nick Tanner tells us how his late father's generosity has spurred him on to raise thousands of pounds for Prostate Cancer UK, what his famous former teammates are doing to help, and why he's so proud to be joining another March for Men this summer.

Walking Football Scotland partnership aims to raise awareness among 1,800 members

20 Apr 2018

The country's national body for the fast-growing sport will help raise funds and awareness of the most common cancer in men, after naming us as their official charity partner.

Prostate Cancer UK set to dominate the media in Boxing Day blitz

21 Dec 2017

The day after Christmas, we’ll be at the heart of football fixtures on TV and radio, as well as topping a tabloid newspaper, telling the story of our 'Man of Men' and raising awareness of the most common cancer in men. Here's where to look (and listen) out for us while you're finishing off the festive turkey.

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1 Dec 2017

In the latest issue of our charity sports tabloid, The Male, we find out how football's top managers are giving life-saving team talks and why they wear our badge. Here's a peak at what's inside...

“The football family never fails to step up.” Heartfelt thanks from Varney as Mambo shirt nets thousands

24 Nov 2017

Last week, Ebbsfleet United turned a flurry of social media back chat into a fundraising scheme, putting a unique Mambo number five jersey up for auction after calls for player Yado Mambo to wear it. Now, as one lucky bidder celebrates and the singer of the hit song praises the effort, the club’s vice chairman, whose prostate cancer experience inspired the move, tells us what it means to him.

Jeff Stelling scoops award for his 'unbelievable' fundraising feet

22 Nov 2017

Jeff Stelling's 'unbelievable' efforts have been recognised with the Celebrity Fundraiser of the Year prize at last night's JustGiving Fundraising Awards, beating actor Tom Hardy and stage star Denise Van Outen to the honour.

We team up with Walking Football Association to keep men on the pitch for longer

16 Nov 2017

One of the fastest-growing sports among older men, walking football is also proving popular with men recovering from cancer treatment and other health issues. So our new five-year partnership with the sport's governing body is the perfect match for everyone.

Chris Hughton’s team talk: "We’ll push this campaign on even stronger"

19 Oct 2017

The Brighton & Hove Albion boss is the latest top football manager to join our awareness campaign targeting fans. He tells us how he's been affected by prostate cancer and reveals the team talk he's most proud of in his managerial career.