Article 15 November 2022

Wax On Wax Off

Back in September, several of our colleagues took part in a charity leg waxing event. The event was during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and was held to raise awareness of its signs and symptoms.

The total raised was £580.78

Did you know in the UK?

  • Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men.
  • 1 in 8 men will get prostate cancer.
  • More than 52,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year on average – that’s 143 men every day.
  • Every 45 minutes one man dies from prostate cancer – that’s more than 12,000 men every year.
  • Around 475,000 men are living with and after prostate cancer.

Our fabulous leg Volunteers from Mitie were:

  • Greig Smith
  • Tomas Hennessy-Walsh
  • Dave Bull
  • Kenny Parker
  • Craig Barclay

A Special thank you to Eilidh Wilmer and Pauline banning for organising the event. Plus our very own beautician Karen Marr.

If you would like to find out more about prostate cancer you can go to the Cancer Research UK website.

If you or anyone you know are suffering from cancer you can contact our EAP helpline on 0800 111 6387.