01752 430840
  The Chestnut Appeal for Men's Health, Level 6, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, PL6 8DH
The 2023 Cawsand swim

The 2023 Cawsand swim

There are two distances; 2km and 4km. The 2km swim will see swimmers set off from the beach at Cawsand and swim along the Bay to Kingsand, to the Mermaid Buoy, to a 1km marker buoy and back inside the swim buoys.
Bobbing for Nuts

Bobbing for Nuts

Woohoo, on a  winters morning after a super gorgeous refreshing swim, the conversation, over hot chocolate, began “lets swim Drakes Island!’ So here we are, with the date fast approaching  and it’s time to ask our friends and family to help us raise funds for the...

Derriford Hospital Chestnut Appeal + Drakes Island Cancer Fundraiser

Over the years we’ve realised that Men’s Health suffers from an imbalance and at the core of our work is highlighting this most common cancer in men, as well as Prostate Cancer. The Chestnut Appeal was founded in 1999 at Derriford Hospital in Plymouth and has now gone...

Men’s Health Drake’s Island Swim Challenge

Thank you for visiting this fundraising page. In a 1.5-kilometer (0.9-mile) swim from the Royal William Yard to Drakes Island and back on July 3rd, I will take part in my first open water swim event. To help the Chestnut Appeal for Men’s Health, I am holding a...
Simon’s Burgh Island Swim 2021

Simon’s Burgh Island Swim 2021

I will be undertaking the Burgh Island 2021 swim to raise money for The Chestnut Appeal for men’s health.  The cause has an even more personal meaning this year and i hope to raise as much as I can to help the appeal continue their important work

Charity Number: 1087175

Tel: 01752 430840
Email: chestnut.appeal@nhs.net
The Chestnut Appeal for Prostate Cancer, Level 6,
Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH