Dr Irshad

Dr Sheeba Irshad, clinical deputy head of the Breast Cancer Now Research Unit at Kings College London, answers some common questions about the current COVID-19 vaccines and breast cancer.

11 March 2021 Breast Cancer Now

saneeta and her family

Raising money for breast cancer research and care is a cause close to Saneeta's heart. This is how she managed to continue her fundraising despite the pandemic.

21 April 2021 Personal story

Jane, who has light cropped hair, holds up her recipe book

When Jane was first diagnosed at the age of 37, she was concerned for herself and her two-year-old son. After two successful courses of treatment, she now fundraises for Breast Cancer Now.

20 April 2021 Personal story

Jane Devonshire's Scones

Jane, who was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer when she was 46, shares a scone recipe created especially for Afternoon Tea. 

20 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Carol's Quiche

Carol shares her recipe for an easy quiche that went down a treat at her Afternoon Tea. 

20 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Jane Devonshire Tear and Share doughballs

Jane Devonshire's gluten-free tear and share dough balls are a great savoury bite for your Afternoon Tea.

20 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now

A split image - first showing Danni smiling with her grandmother, and then another picture of Danni's other grandmother and her husband sitting together and smiling on a chair

As a teenager, Danni felt helpless when she saw how treatment affected her grandmothers. Over time, she learned how to show them she cared. 

20 April 2021 Personal story

Fay Ripley Tea Thyme Shortbread

Fay Ripley's delicious shortbread would be perfect alongside a cup of tea at your Afternoon Tea. 

20 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Malteaser tiffin

Afternoon Tea supporter Laura shares her delicious Malteaser Tiffin recipe.

20 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Nigella Lawson Banana Bread

Nigella Lawson shares her tasty Gluten-free Banana Bread recipe for your afternoon tea. 

20 April 2021 Breast Cancer Now