01752 792736
  The Chestnut Appeal for Men's Health, Level 6, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, PL6 8DH
chestnut.appeal@nhs.net
Dennis’ Story

Dennis’ Story

In August 2016 Dennis attended a Well Man Clinic at his local GP Surgery.  Dennis asked if he could have a PSA test as a friend had recently been diagnosed with Prostate Cancer and being of a similar age thought he should get himself checked. Five days later Dennis...
Perry’s story

Perry’s story

In April 2015 Perry visited his Doctor after feeling a bit run down.  His GP gave him a PSA test and when the results came back Perry had a PSA level of 7 which for his age was slightly high. Perry was referred to Derriford Hospital for more tests including a prostate...
Happy 20th Birthday

Happy 20th Birthday

The Chestnut Appeal is spending 2019 celebrating 20 years of raising awareness of Prostate cancer across Devon & Cornwall, as well as recently adding Testicular cancer and Penile cancer to our aims. The charity was set up at Derriford Hospital in 1999, in...
Thank you to The Freemasons of Cornwall

Thank you to The Freemasons of Cornwall

The Freemasons of Cornwall have been supporting The Chestnut Appeal with the main aim of bringing state of the art equipment for prostate cancer diagnosis to the county, and they have helped to make that happen by raising over £60,000 towards the MRi-Fusion Scanner...
More capacity for Medical Trials at Derriford Hospital

More capacity for Medical Trials at Derriford Hospital

This is Lyn, she is a very experienced research nurse and is now full time thanks to your support. At Derriford Hospital we now have more capacity for medical trials, reaching more men in the region. Because of your help, Lyn is able to promote more prostate cancer...

THE CHESTNUT APPEAL FOR MEN'S HEALTH LTD
Charity Number: 1087175

Tel: 01752 792736
Email: chestnut.appeal@nhs.net
The Chestnut Appeal for Prostate Cancer, Level 6,
Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH