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Five reasons why you should step up for National Walking Month

2 May 2017

From the environment and your health to your wallet and relationships, here are five excellent reasons to get out on your feet during May for National Walking Month.

All arrows head north as Team Darts joins Jeff on the March

28 Apr 2017

BLOG: In his latest exclusive blog for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling welcomes news of the darts community getting behind the cause with a look back to a blunder on his first commentating job, and looks forward to meeting Dominic Cork after his recent educational visit to Mark Hughes and Stoke City.

Wolfie hails Team Darts' "fantastic" impact on sport as partnership hits £50k

28 Apr 2017

World Champion darts player Martin 'Wolfie' Adams gives us the latest on his battle with prostate cancer as he and our extraordinary volunteers continue to raise extraordinary sums in the darts community and recruit the game's most famous players to the cause.

"My prostate cancer was only discovered when a scorpion stung me in Spain"

27 Apr 2017

When the Sunday Mirror's editor, Gary Jones, fell ill after a holiday in Spain, it led to a shock diagnosis and urgent surgery to remove his prostate. He recalls the rollercoaster of emotions he experienced since then and explains why his life will never be the same again.

Mirror editor: Why we're promoting the incredible efforts of Prostate Cancer UK

27 Apr 2017

BLOG: Our year-long partnership with the Mirror got under way in April with a special edition of the newspaper. Editor Gary Jones explains why he feels privileged to help a cause that has such a personal connection for him, and how the #KeepieUppieChallenge and a sports pages takeover hope to raise even more awareness and money in May. Look out for the next special Prostate Cancer UK edition of the Mirror on Saturday 27 May!

Why we're running the London Marathon for Prostate Cancer UK

20 Apr 2017

We have 180 brave men and women ready to run this year's London Marathon for us at the weekend, including former rugby league international Kevin Sinfield. We find out some of the very personal reasons why they've decided to fundraise to fight the most common cancer in men.

Beating odds and saving lives: Lloyd Pinder speaks out about his terminal cancer one year on

13 Apr 2017

A year after walking with Jeff Stelling having just been diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer, Lloyd Pinder records another moving video about his determination to outlive his prognosis for the sake of his young daughters and to help other men avoid his fate.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche gives Jeff Stelling his marching orders

6 Apr 2017

Dubbed the 'ginger Mourinho' by Clarets supporters, Premier League manager Sean Dyche tells us why he's backing Jeff Stelling to go further than he's ever walked when his March for Men visits Turf Moor on Monday 12 June, and how the club has helped make getting checked for prostate cancer a point of pride for its fans.

Jeff Stelling's March for Men: Why I'm heading into enemy lines

6 Apr 2017

BLOG: In his latest exclusive blog for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling delves into the histories of some of the fiercest footballing rivalries he'll be encountering on his March for Men in June, and reacts to press reports that he's set to retire from Soccer Saturday.

Walk to work this Friday and help men like Keith take prostate cancer in their stride

5 Apr 2017

After his prostate cancer diagnosis, Keith Gillham set out on a 56-mile walk from his home to our offices to raise money and awareness of the disease. Now with Walk to Work Day this Friday, he wants everyone to take up the challenge of a fundraising walk and show their support for men like him.