In memory of Barry Chapman

Thank you so much to The Lounge Golf Club in Stoke, Plymouth, who presented The Chestnut Appeal with £1000.00 raised following the sad passing of Barry Chapman. To be able to donate £1000 in these times of struggle and heart break is such an entirely altruistic act, and your kindness is very much appreciated. This…

We all need a pair of Capable Hands

Thanks so much to Phil Kearney, a local artist from the Camel Valley, who has donated a sculpture, called, ‘Capable Hands’ to the unit this afternoon. We have found an excellent home for them, as they take pride of place on the main reception desk. He is offering unique reproductions for £150 each, with profits…

25 Places for 25 Years

Chestnut Appeal. Running . Men's Health

The Chestnut Appeal has 25 Charity Places for the Plymouth Half Marathon. It’s FREE to enter if you run for us, but you’ll need to raise as much as you can for the charity, with a minimum target set at £70.

Thank you Jay’s Scrap Yard

Thank you so much to Jay’s Scrapyard who donated £412 to the charity, as part of a fundraising incentive he held at his scrap yard over Christmas. Jays Scrap Yard, at Rendle Street in Plymouth, is very community minded, and helps so many. The Chestnut Appeal are honoured to be supported by him and his team…

Fundraise Your Way

For a FREE fundraising pack, full of ideas that could spark some inspiration, just email our dedicated Events Manager, David, on and we’ll pop a pack in the post to you. 

More info on Prostate Enlargement

An enlarged prostate is very common in older men, however sometimes the symptoms being bothersome, and surgery may be required. Symptoms of benign prostate enlargement The prostate is a small gland, located in the pelvis, between the penis and bladder. If the prostate becomes enlarged, it can place pressure on the bladder and the urethra,…

Text to Donate

To donate £1, text CHESTNUT to 70201. To donate £3, text CHESTNUT to 70331. To donate £5, text CHESTNUT to 70970. To donate £10, text CHESTNUT to 70191

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Join us for a special year, as we celebrate our 25th Anniversary. We’ll be looking back at all the things we’ve achieved together in the region, as well as looking forward to the future, with new plans, new projects and of course the new unit. Look out for some special fundraising events,…

Your donations make such a positive difference.

With thanks to donations we were able to kit out the Chestnut Room. It’s a space where Consultants and Cancer Nurse Specialists can sit with patients and their families for more in-depth chats about their cancers. Making life a little better  Your donations make such a positive difference.

More than just a Support Group

However you want support we can help. Whether it’s listening to guest speakers, quiz nights, online, or trips out, whatever way you prefer to get your support we can help you.  Just get in touch and we’ll point you in the right direction. is on or on the phone 01752 430840