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Huge congratulations to for being recognised as 50th Nationally Significant Collection 👏 We’re looking forward to seeing this outstanding Prehistoric collection on display in their new suppo...

According to , more than 5m people could have diabetes in the UK by 2025. We have given grants to for a new building for diabetes, endocrinology & metabolism and for a centre for diabetes research to help t...

Chronic alcohol use can have many health consequences such as cancers. This week highlights this preventable cause of ill health & death. We have funded orgs dealing with cancers, some of which may have arisen as a result of heavy drinki...

  • Founded in 1955
  • 11,000 projects supported
  • £1.9 billion funded
  • Funding awarded in 2018: £37 million

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