The latest ovarian cancer news and blogs from Target Ovarian Cancer, including fundraising, campaigns, research and support news, and blogs from people affected by ovarian cancer. Scroll down for our events listings, including support and fundraising events.

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Tuesday 15 March 2016
Angela Barnes is full of admiration for her ‘mother hen’ friend from school, a Macmillan nurse who is taking on the Great Wall of China to raise money for charity. She wrote this article for Standard Issue. In 2006 the wonderful comedian Linda Smith passed away; she had been suffering from ovarian...
Friday 28 August 2015
Loving Linda is our programme of comedy events which raise funds for Target Ovarian Cancer in memory of comedian and broadcaster Linda Smith, who died of ovarian cancer in 2006. Our Digital Communications Manager Louise Horner writes about this year's event: Loving Linda is always an exceptional...
Tuesday 28 July 2015
The seventh Loving Linda comedy gala is taking place this August at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, in tribute to the amazing comedian Linda Smith, who sadly passed away from ovarian cancer in 2006. Warren Lakin, her partner for 23 years, tells us why the events matter so much. Since its inception...
Monday 2 February 2015
A rare opportunity to bid on an original work of art has arisen after a portrait of the late comedian Linda Smith was donated to Target Ovarian Cancer . The canvas painting, by artist Michelle Stables-Clarke, was commissioned by fellow comedian and friend of Linda, Jo Brand and has been generously...