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This is where you can find out about all the amazing things going on in the Online Community. It's where you'll find news about events and awareness months; ways to get involved with Macmillan and up-to-date campaigning news from Macmillan HQ.

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  • Community News Blog

    Planned Community downtime - Wednesday 14th March 2018

    Just to let you know, there will be some planned downtime for the Online Community during the morning of Wednesday 14th March 2018 . The site will be offline while we carry out some essential technical maintenance. During this time you won't be able to access the site at all. The downtime will last for most of Wednesday morning. We'll...
  • Community News Blog

    Mother's Day 2018: 'If I could have one wish granted...'

    Sunday 11th March 2018 is Mother's Day, a time to celebrate and thank the mums in our lives. To mark it, Laura has written about her plans for the day. Laura, 34, lost her mum, Yvette, to breast cancer in 2009. Inspired by her mum's kindness and positive outlook on life, Laura wanted to channel her grief into something good and has done so...
  • Community News Blog

    Mother's Day 2018: A letter to my mother

    Sunday 11th March 2018 is Mother's Day, a time to celebrate and thank the mums in our lives. To mark it, Alan has written a touching and emotional letter to his mum, who passed away eight years ago. Alan, 36, lives in Yorkshire with his wife and three young children. Alan is a lawyer and writer, blogging under the moniker 'Candid Daddy'...
  • Community News Blog

    International Women's Day 2018: Pressing for progress

    Thursday 8th March 2018 is International Women's Day. To mark it, Daloni has written a follow-up to her 2017 blog post, Let's drop the 'lady garden' . Here, she discusses why lots of little changes can make one big difference. It’s International Women’s Day! Woohoo! Again! By now, maybe we all know that it’s 100...
  • Community News Blog

    Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: Did the doctor just tell me I have cancer?

    March is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness and share the stories of those affected by prostate cancer. To mark it, Ian has written about his experience of diagnosis and the type of treatment he has had. Ian was 55 when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer in May 2015. Since then Ian has had surgery (prostatectomy) , radiotherapy...