Christies Oldham secures Rotary Club award
Date published: 08 November 2019
Our picture shows Rotary President Colin Platt presenting the award to this year's winner - Christies Oldham - to Julie Davies and Helen Murphy from the clinic, with Rotary Community Service chairman Ray Coverley
The Rotary Club of Oldham has presented its annual Community Shield Award for 2019 to Christies Oldham.
The Christie at Oldham was the first in a unique network of Christie radiotherapy centres.
It lets patients access first class cancer treatment, closer to home.
Christies Oldham have improved each year in their core targets, and now have a very successful outreach programme to patients, families and friends.
The award started in 2000 in partnership with a local company, Admiral Leasing, who donated the presentation shield.
The criteria use since that year have remained the same as a "Company going over and above what was normally expected of them in the community resulting in an outstanding contribution to the communities of Oldham."
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