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Co-Founder of games company dies of mesothelioma Co-founder of games company dies of mesothelioma – James Cove, who was one of the co-founders of Gamesman had been battling for 3 years with mesothelioma and has died at the age of 45. Gamesman, who are specialists in gaming machine solutions, known worldwide, released a statement following Mr […]Read the full article | Published Nov 13, 2017
International Asbestos Study Day 2017 held in Manchester How to identify asbestos On 5 August 2017, Graham Dring and his colleagues from the Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group held an international asbestos study day. It was held in Manchester city centre at the Slater and Gordon offices. In attendance were experts and campaigners from […]Read the full article | Published Sep 25, 2017
What is Mesothelioma? We are often asked the question, ‘What is Mesothelioma?’ Mesothelioma is a form of cancer that affects the mesothelium, which is a thin membrane that lines the inner surface of the chest wall, where it is known as the pleura; the abdomen where it is known as the peritoneum; or the testicles. […]Read the full article | Published Oct 12, 2016
Boy to shave his hair off for charity Mesothelioma UK A young boy called Lenny, aged 11, is shaving all his hair off in memory of a friend he had that died of the asbestos cancer, mesothelioma. Lenny has been growing his hair for the past 6 months now, and will have all of his […]Read the full article | Published Oct 05, 2016
University student runs in memory of asbestos victim Warwick University student, Jake Allingan, aged 20, took part in a run totaling over 15 miles in memory of his Grandad, Michael Allingan, who died aged 73 from mesothelioma – a deadly cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. The route started in Halifax and ended in Oldham at […]Read the full article | Published Sep 29, 2016