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Teenage and Young Adult (TYA) Cancer Services

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We run regular social events and activities both in and out of hospital.

These range from pampering evenings and craft sessions to trips to the theatre, bowling, theme parks, meals out and more!

We are also involved in annual events such as the 'Find Your Sense of Tumour' conference, Ellen MacArthur Sailing Trips and the Teenage Cancer Trust Royal Albert Hall Concerts.

If you have any ideas for future events, or want to be added to our distribution list to keep in the loop with things that are going on, please do get in contact with Ruth East.

Events 2017

Updated 17 November 2017 TYA Christmas Meal 7 December

TYA Christmas Meal


Thursday 7 December 2017 6.30pm
The Britannia Inn, London Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7AA

Festive Party Menu (pdf)

TYA Cinema Club - free to TYAs!

If you love films and eating lots of popcorn, come and join others once a month at the TYA Cinema Club.

We will see a variety of films to satisfy everyone's taste, so suggestions please!

We will travel around the region visiting a cinema near you. For more details, check out the TYA Facebook group or contact Ruth to book your place.Film reel logo

We aim to meet at 6.30pm on the following dates.

Thursday 21 December 2017

Star Wars VIII - The Last Jedi
Shaw Ridge, Swindon

Having taken her first steps into a larger world in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Rey continues her epic journey with Finn, Poe and Luke Skywalker in the next chapter of the saga.

Tuesday 9 January 2018

The Greatest Showman
Odeon, Aylesbury

Inspired by the imagination of P T Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.

Find Your Sense of Tumour Over 18s Conference

24 - 26 November 2017
St Georges Park, Burton on Trent


TYA Peer Support Sessions

Autumn / Winter workshops for young people who would like to get together over food to explore areas of wellbeing.

Thursday 18 January 2018 6.00 - 8.00pm

TYA Rooms, Level 1 Oncology, Churchill Hospital

TYA Peer Support Sessions flyer (pdf, 751 KB)

For further information please contact Ruth East.

Past events

Special Summer Outdoor Screening - Jurassic Park

Wednesday 23 August 2017
Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust U18s, Isle of Wight

14 - 17 August 2017

Punting and Picnic

Thursday 27 July 2017

Find Your Sense of Tumour Under 18s Conference

30 June - 2 July 2017

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust Over 18s, Isle of Wight

19 - 22 June 2017

Theatre Trip - Sister Act

Saturday 20 May 2017 2.30pm
New Theatre, George St, Oxford

Lush event for 16-25s

Wednesday 5 April 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Maggie's Centre, Churchill Hospital

Pet Shop Boys, Johnny Marr and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday 2 and Monday 3 April
Royal Albert Hall

Look Good, Feel Better

Wednesday 15 March 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Maggie's Centre, Churchill Hospital

Escape the Room - City Mazes and Frankie & Benny's

Tuesday 21 February
Ozone Leisure Park, Oxford

TYA Christmas Meal for 16-24s

Thursday 1 December 2016