News & Updates


Maggie’s Manchester – TBF Continue to Support

The Tim Bacon Foundation donated £68,000 to Maggie’s Manchester and have pledged 10% of all future fundraising. Sinead Collins, Centre Head, told us the impact this has had: “The support of TBF has made an incredible difference to us by helping to increase our services, meaning we can be here for even more people with cancer and their family and friends. We’re so grateful to everyone who has worked hard to set up the foundation and support it – what... Read More...

NWTC Hosts Charity Golf Day

A big thank you goes out to New World Trading and everyone that attended their golf day on Tuesday 8th October.  The event was open to suppliers and employees in support of the Foundation. Thankfully the weather stayed dry so everyone looked happy teeing off.    The golfers in return for a mulligan (a piece of string!) were treated to a wee dram of Laphroaig on the 11th to warm them up.  The evening ended with a BBQ, more fundraising... Read More...

SNOWDON STROLL

On the 22nd September 50 walkers were going to take on Snowdon.  Some were going to take the easier route and the others a more challenging one. Unfortunately due to the Great British weather the Charity was advised by a Guide to cancel the walk, and as a result we needed to listen to the advise and couldn't continue with the event. However the teams from Red Door, Alchemist, Genre Music, Living Ventures and Barlow's decided to ignore the advise... Read More...

TIM BACON MEMORIAL CUP

On Thursday 12th September Paul Campbell XI took on Ian Edward XI at St Mary's Cricket Club Harrow.  The event is in it's third year and the battle was on to be crowed the winners of the Tim Bacon Memorial Cup. Our congratulations goes out to Ian Campbell's team for lifting the cup for the first time!  Thank you to everyone who supported this event and for those of you who hit the sixes and ended up with the heftiest... Read More...

UK Hospitality raises money for Tim Bacon Foundation

A big thank you to everyone that attended the UK Hospitality Golf Day and for contributing to raise £1500.00 for the Foundation. We can't thank everyone enough for their support. If you are hosting an event to raise money for the Tim Bacon Foundation please let us know so that we can shout out about it on our website and social media.   Read More...

URBAN MARMALADE SUPPORTING TIM BACON FOUNDATION

My involvement with Tim started from the very first venture of his at JW Johnsons, where he served both myself and my now wife coffee. From there we were interested in all his new concepts, and being lucky enough to attend a few launch events during the growth of Spinningfields. He was my business idol and saw of lot of him in myself. Creativity, business lover, but also getting bored easily so couldn’t stand still to name a few. We... Read More...

OXHOO UK LTD CHOOSE TIM BACON FOUNDATION AS THEIR CHARITY PARTNER

Oxhoo UK Point-of-Sale systems has partnered with the Tim Bacon Foundation and will donate 1€ for every POS System sold monthly. “Oxhoo has been hugely inspired by the work of the Foundation. We are delighted to support this tremendous charity and to raise funds for their very worthy cause.” Sarah Appleby, UK Sales & Operations Manager, Oxhoo. The Tim Bacon Foundation was established in 2017 with the aim of supporting those that help people living with cancer. All funds raised... Read More...

ALCHEMIST MEDIA CITY TAKE ON THE URBAN CHALLENGE

  A big well done to Alchemist Media City.  They took on the Peel L and P Urban Challenge at Media City Salford on Friday 5th July. The team competed through legendary, one-of-a-kind challenges such as Rise and Fall, Entrapment, The Big Tipper and the one and only Travelator! Still smiling at the finish, they dried off and went back to work!   Read More...

TBF DONATING £100,000 TO PREVENT BREAST CANCER FOR DENSITY RESEARCH

The donation to Prevent Breast Cancer this year will fund Prevent’s research into breast density, the second-highest risk factor for developing breast cancer, after age. Having a high level of breast density can lead to cancer going undetected on a mammogram and also increases individual risk of developing the disease. Although women who are affected are up to six times more likely to face a diagnosis of breast cancer, little is understood about why this is. Prevent Breast Cancer trustee,... Read More...

£99,000 CHEQUE DONATED TO KIDSCAN

The Tim Bacon Foundation are extremely proud to hand over a cheque to Kidscan for £99,000.  This is an incredible amount that will be used to match fund three PhD students over three years to research into Children’s Cancer treatments.  A big thank you goes out to all of our supporters who have raised funds by completing personal challenges, attending events and donating £1 on the bill as well as other fundraising initiatives. Kidscan Children's Cancer Research is a Salford... Read More...

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