PLANETS news items


Great Day for PLANETS at Dawn to Dusk Event!

A great day was had by all at the Dusk to Dawn Event at the weekend with over £1500 raised! Our first ever Dusk to Dawn event was held in Lymington at the weekend.  The sun was shining and lots of participants chose to take advantage of the free camping at the lovely Hurst View…

Young Supporter Raises Over £2000 for PLANETS!

A huge well done and thank you Alannah Smigielska-Phillips for raising over £2000 at her coffee morning for PLANETS this weekend! Alannah’s mum Louisa is being treated at Southampton and this is not the first time she has fundraised to show support for her Mum. Alannah organised the coffee morning on her own and managed…

PLANETS Car Rally

Join PLANETS and Regal Homes for our first ever car rally! No training required, lots of laughs guaranteed! Simply buy a road legal car for under £500, drive from Southampton to the scenic Loch Lomond in Scotland and raise as much money as possible for PLANETS!! Itinerary: Friday 6th October: Car rally leaves from Southampton…

Richard Gray Runs Southampton Half Marathon for PLANETS!

We would like to say a big thank you to Richard Gray for running the Southampton Half Marathon for PLANETS over the weekend, raising an incredible £1120! Richard chose to raise money for PLANETS as it was recently the 5 year anniversary of his Mum, Liz Gay (pictured with Richard above, also a loyal PLANETS…

Pompey Massive Scooter Ride is a Huge Success!

We absolutely love this picture of the incredible Scooter Ride Out that the The Pompey Massive Committee arranged at the weekend to raise funds for PLANETS and the NET Patient Foundation. This amazing group of people are constantly impressing us with their endless energy and enthusiasm for raising funds to support their friend, Leanne Baldry,…

Southampton Secure £200k from The Robert White Trust for NETs Research

PLANETS are excited to share the news that University Hospital Southampton have secured £200,000 funding from the Robert White Trust for a research project that aims to gain a better understanding of NET biology which may lead to a greater range of treatment options for patients with this rare disease. Robert White was a former patient…