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by Robyn

News about the online centre and other cancer related topics

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  • 28 March 2013 at 12:27

    Easter Holidays

    The Online Centre team will be packing their computers away for the Easter holidays  this afternoon and returning  on Tuesday 2nd April. ...

  • 22 March 2013 at 14:01

    Catching up

    Hello What a busy week this has been!  I spent the  start of the week at one of our regular centre heads meetings -  always lively ...

  • 01 February 2013 at 11:30

    Remember what was said?

     How much can you remember  of what was said by the specialist nurse or doctor  at the appointment when you were told you had cancer...

  • 03 January 2013 at 08:50

    Happy new year

    Hello - the online team all return today and we wish you a happy and peaceful new year. For some of you the holidays have been a very difficult ti...

  • 29 December 2012 at 12:15

    Christmas and new year holidays

    The Christmas and new year holiday is nearly here and for many of you this is something to look forward to, however, for others it can be a stressf...

  • 20 November 2012 at 09:55

    An addition to the online team

    This week I  am delighted to  let you know that we have managed to persuade Sue who some of you met when I was on holiday  to join u...

  • 09 November 2012 at 14:41

    Virtual swans

    This week has been an exceptionally busy week behind the scenes here at Maggie's Online  Someone said the other day that the centre was like a...

  • 28 October 2012 at 17:01

    Robyn's holiday and welcome to Sue!

    Whilst I take a few days leave this week our newest member of staff will be keeping an eye on my messages.  Some of you may know Sue Long from...

  • 16 October 2012 at 14:28

    Please tell us what you think

    Hello Whether you are visiting Maggie's Online centre for the first time, recently registered or have been a member for a while we would be really...

    Tagged with: survey

  • 01 October 2012 at 13:57

    What's online this week

    Hello This week on the online centre we have two of our monthly networking groups: Our  haematology networking group on Tuesday morning and ...

  • 12 September 2012 at 13:43

    New carers support group online

    Phew – Wednesday already and I have just come up for air.... Monday I spent with all the other Maggie’s centre heads (there are quite a...

  • 17 August 2012 at 17:30

    Summer staffing online

    Hello – just to let you all know my laptop will be packed away (and ,as usual, hidden) for the next couple of weeks for my summer holiday. &n...

  • 03 August 2012 at 15:44


    Despite my quietness on the blogging front the online centre has been a hive of activity and I have been busy talking to many of you behind the sce...

  • 29 June 2012 at 18:29

    Day out

    Hello I spent a very pleasant day today being face to face rather than virtual Robyn  whilst I was providing some cover for my colleagues in o...

  • 18 June 2012 at 13:37

    New group

    Hello  Over the next few days  you will notice a new group appearing on your dashboard called "open talks"  This is for all members...

  • 13 June 2012 at 14:00

    Spring cleaning

    Hello The observant amongst you will notice that we are doing a little  (late) spring cleaning here at Maggie's online.  We are moving so...

  • 03 April 2012 at 13:32

    Easter holidays

    I will be packing my laptop away later today for a few days of searching for chocolate eggs whilst trying to convince my chickens to stop being bro...

  • 30 March 2012 at 13:13

    Feeling tired?

    You may be feeling a bit tired as you read this blog, but is it really tiredness?  And is there something you can do about it? Fatigue is...

    Tagged with: tired , fatigue

  • 29 March 2012 at 10:11

    New members of the online team

    Hello I have been out and about a bit this last week  a visit to Maggie’s Cheltenham and also to Maggie’s Notingham.  It nev...

  • 11 February 2012 at 15:09

    Catching up

    Hello what a whirl it has been since the beginning of the year – so I thought time for a catch up! Thank you so much for all the feedback an...

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