Library items, including Macmillan brochures

We keep in touch with clinical nurse specialists, local cancer-specific support groups and a wide range of complementary therapists and mind/body/spirit practitioners.

By using the menu at the top of the page you can access details of local groups, hospital transport and further resources and links.

We are building up a library of relevant books and hold a wide range of Macmillan Cancer Support leaflets. We have reviewed a number of the books in our library.

Posts & Articles

Falling Leaves

Dearest Trees, This is one of the hardest things I've had to do at The Living Tree. Last night at 21.40, our beloved tree Fiona Burkeman died peacefully in the Royal Marsden Hospital, her partner Brian by her side. Despite being very weak and unable to walk, she had...

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Cakes for Cancer Dorset

Annette recently founded the Cakes for Cancer Dorset group to provide Birthday, Wedding and Celebration cakes for people in Dorset with cancer. She, like just about everyone she knows, has been affected by Cancer in some form or other. She lost her youngest brother in...

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Sophie Sabbage anounces her new book “Lifeshocks”

I am delighted to inform you that my new book, Lifeshocks - And how to love them, will be out this June in hardcover. Much of it hit the page when I was almost immobilised by brain tumours last summer, but the one thing I could do was sit up in bed and write. As a...

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The Cancer Whisperer, Sophie Sabbage

I have been following Sophie's blog since I was told about it by a mutual friend so feel as though I've been sharing the highs and lows of her cancer journey for some time. She is a beloved wife and, above all, a mother of now 6-year-old Gabriella. This is important...

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Ambling through the Living Tree Year

The Living Tree amblers walk all year round. Please visit the news page to see the next planned walk. This photo gallery will be added to after each walk so that at the end of the year there will be a complete year's nature impressions and walkers enjoying themselves...

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