Pirate FM News

Keep up to date with the latest news delivered direct to your Inbox.

Cornish Mum's Appeal for More Cancer Screening

news-logo.jpg
Delicious Submit this page to reddit

11:46am 13th January 2012

The family of a Crowlas student who died of cervical cancer calls for younger women to get regular smear tests.

Mercedes Curnow was 20 when she first asked for help.

But the age for screening has been raised to 25 because the government says cases are rare.

Now her mum Sandra Cousins says she is setting up a group to help other women.

You can get more details here



11:46am 13th January 2012

Share This Story

Delicious Submit this page to reddit
Suggested articles
joseph sciascia

WATCH: Race Against Time For Cornish Dad Dying Of Cancer

Joe Sciascia's family launch appeal to help him get married

roof appeal

PHOTOS: Truro Cathedral Roof Appeal Secures £500,000

The cash pot is for phase two of the repairs

Most read
Cut off by the tide at Marazion

WATCH: Couple Cut Off By The Tide...Brrrrr!

They held hands all the way as they waded back to shore at Marazion

police tape

Man "Threatened and Punched" In A30 Assault

Police appeal after it happened near Launceston on Sunday night

Top articles

WATCH: Race Against Time For Cornish Dad Dying Of Cancer

Cornwall News: Joe Sciascia's family launch appeal to help him get married

Pirate FM Cornwall News Update - 7th January 2016

Cornwall Video News: Officials say they’re holding talks to find new jobs for hundreds of workers in Bodmin.

Business Cornwall News - Friday, 18th December 2015

Business Cornwall News: Cornwall is spearheading reform of the Uk’s business licensing laws following a a year-long project.

WATCH: Top Five Manuel Moments

Showbiz News: John Cleese leads tributes after death of Fawlty Towers star Andrew Sachs

Austrian presidential hopeful Norbert Hofer rides Trump's wave

World News: Norbert Hofer is the friendly face of far-right politics in Austria.

Cristiano Ronaldo almost signed for Barcelona, says ex-president Joan Laporta

Sports News: Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta has claimed the club almost signed Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo in 2003 before he joined Manchester United. 

Giant foam 'blob' leaks from airport hangar and spreads in Santa Clara

Strange News: A giant 'blob' of foam has taken over the streets of a Californian town after leaking from an airport hangar.

Newer article

Factory Death Fines

Cornwall News: Company ordered to pay after worker crushed in Redruth

Older article

Expert on Goonhilly Project Found Dead

Cornwall News: Oxford don was working on a project to try and re-open the Lizard site

Cornwall's Pirate FMPirate 2Escape to Cornwall radioLoveCornwall.com - The Cornish Business DirectoryPirate Education and Training

 

© Copyright Pirate FM

Pirate FM cannot be held responsible for the content of external links.

Close

We Use Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.