See why these real people are voicing their support for The Christie. They all have a direct connection to The Christie including 2 patients, a doctor and a nurse, 2 fundraisers and the wife of a current patient at The Christie.
Matt Bilney, Christie nurse
“The Christie is special to me because I have worked here for 17 years, and during that time I have seen a lot of changes and developments in the services that are delivered for patients.”
Charmain Sangster, Christie patient
“The Christie is close to my heart as it has done so much for me during my life. It has played such a vital part in my recovery, and I am extremely thankful.”
Amanda Kearney, patient family member
"[My husband and I are] now friends with many of his doctors, they are not strangers, they know us, our history, background, and who we are, which makes a real difference."
Brenda Walker, Christie fundraiser
“We can’t do without The Christie and owe them everything for looking after [my sister].”
Craig Keatley, Christie fundraiser
“I have so many positive stories from strangers and friends who have been supported and cared by The Christie. It’s such a cruel and horrible disease families up and down the country have to face every day.”
Dave Kearney, Christie patient
"The professionalism and empathic nature of all The Christie staff goes without saying, but it's the family atmosphere and the knowledge that they are always there to support us... that really helps and makes The Christie so special."
Professor Corinne Faivre-Finn, Christie consultant
“The Christie is extremely special. The most special part about it is how dedicated the staff are.”
Sally Hayton, Christie patient
Bill Ridley, Christie patient
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