Orchid News

Orchid Nurse Rob Cornes contributes to the new eUROGEN textbook on rare urological conditions

On Rare Disease Day 2024, ERN eUROGEN, the European Reference Network (ERN) for rare urogenital diseases and complex conditions, unveiled…

Congratulations to Orchid long term supporter Ian Wisdom on being awarded Twyford Citizen of the Year Award in April 2024

Ian Wisdom, the driving force behind Twyford Beer Festival, and a champion fundraiser was presented with a plaque and gift…

Orchid led Roundtable on penile cancer at April’s EAU Congress

Orchid Nurse Rob (pictured) led a Roundtable on penile cancer at April’s European Association of Urology Congress in Paris on…

Great start to the 2024 Roadshow programme

March saw the delivery of 5 Roadshows in Nottingham, Bedford, and London.  Through them, we reached over 2,300 people with…

Orchid launches Warn-A-Brother campaign

This campaign will use social media to engage with Black African and Black Caribbean communities to help raise awareness around…

Behind the scenes when making our new Orchid film

As part of our 2024 GSK Impact Award, Orchid will receive a short film showcasing our work and the difference…

Orchid launches new film about living with advanced prostate cancer

Watch here to learn about Malcolm’s journey from diagnosis and treatment to the emotional and physical challenges of living with…

Orchid is a 2024 GSK IMPACT Award winner!

Orchid was chosen from more than 500 charities across the UK as one of the 10 winners of the 2024…

New prostate cancer research led by Dr. Belinda Nedjai 

Orchid is delighted to support this exciting work exploring the role of obligate anaerobes and vitamin deficiency in prostate cancer…

RIP Dad’s Army star and Orchid supporter Ian Lavender

Dad’s Army actor Ian Lavender was a friend to Orchid for many years, and the charity is greatly saddened to learn…

Welcome to the Team, Marie!

We are delighted to welcome our newest colleague, Marie Hounslow. Marie is Orchid’s Head of Fundraising. To learn more about…

Welcome to the Team, Jo!

We are delighted to welcome our newest colleague, Jo Matthews. Jo is Orchid’s Community and Events Fundraising Manager. To learn…