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Support Group - Media Coverage

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Since the Support Group began we have been lucky to have had quite a lot of media coverage through News Publications, Television and Radio. Below is a list of Media coverage received so far: (Text from some of  the articles is available. Click on the article listing where appropriate.) 

A list of local and national articles:

  1. Singer gets 'NEW' tongue, 'Miracle' operation gives Marlene back speech and song (Lynn News 6 April 2001)
  2. Singer to rejoin choir after her tongue is rebuilt (The Daily Telegraph 11 April 2001)
  3. Tongue cancer sufferer sings again (The Times 11 April 2001)
  4. Song of Joy from Brave GrandMa (Eastern Daily Press 11 April 2001)
  5. Tongue cancer woman sings again (BBC News Online 11 April 2001)
  6. Surgeons rebuilt my tongue - from my arm (Daily Mail 24 April 2001)
  7. Is this the most amazing concert you'll ever hear? (Lynn News May 2001)
  8. Woman whose tongue was rebuilt performs at church event - Marlene's joy as she rejoins singing group (Eastern Daily Press 14 June 2001)
  9. Triumphant! (Lynn News 15 June 2001)
  10. Tongue cancer victim helps doctors
  11. Woman helps op team who rebuilt her tongue
  12. Cancer victim gives thanks to surgical team
  13. Mouth-cancer patient sets up support group (Lynn News 14 August 2001)
  14. Singer's web message (Eastern Daily Press 14 August 2001)
  15. She's a star (Lynn News November 2001)
  16. Why this supporter is singing for joy... (Eastern Daily Press 7 November 2001)
  17. Voicing concerns over mouth cancer (Cambridge Evening News 14 November 2001)
  18. Paying back for gift of life (The Exchange Post 12 December 2001)
  19. Praise for support group (Newmarket Journal 25 January 2002)
  20. The dentist's check-up that saved my life (Newmarket Journal 17 January 2002)
  21. Tongue trauma survivor sings for her surgeon (Lynn News 17 May 2002)
  22. Runner Paul appeals for sponsorship in his bid to raise funds for hospital (Newmarket Journal 16 September 2002)
  23. Under starters orders (Cambridge Evening News 19 September 2002)
  24. Paul's solo run raises 1,500 (Cambridge Evening News 24 September 2002)
  25. Cheque is couple's big thank-you (Newmarket Journal 14 November, 2002)
  26. Choirs join voices for Chapel concert (Lynn News 20 May, 2003)
  27. Copy of Article from Lynn News - February 20 2004
  28. Copy of Article from Lynn News - March 16 2004
  29. Copy of Article from Swayne Park Times - November 16 2005
  30. Copy of Article from Walden Local - April 20 2006

A list of TV appearances:

  1. Songs of Praise - BBC1 11 March 2001
  2. Anglia News - ITV 11 April 2001
  3. Look East - BBC1 11 April 2001
  4. Calendar - BBC1 10 June 2001
  5. Anglia News - ITV 5 July 2001
  6. National BBC news - mouth cancer awareness week, 16th November, 2005

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