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For more than 65 years we've been saving and changing lives through medical research and have spent over £117m funding some amazing breakthroughs.

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There's so much you can do for us as a volunteer. We have various roles whatever your availability, location or interest.

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Recent blog post

Could you be a 'Microvolunteer'?

11 April 2018
Here at Action we think our volunteers are amazing! They really are essential to the charity’s fundraising efforts; from sports...

Recent news

Hot weather wilts World Record attempt

20 April 2018
The unpredictable British weather has put a stop to an Action Medical Research supporter’s bid to break a World Record. 

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RSM Partners
RSM is taking part in #TrekTheNight Cotswold Way, 9 June 2018 to raise money for children’s #charity @actionmedres… https://t.co/ddlA2jO3xY
RSM Partners - 20 April 2018 14:20pm
Action Events
Good luck everyone! Thank you for running for @actionmedres #LondonMarathon #marathon #charity #thankyou https://t.co/Is4x6Swgy3
Action Events - 20 April 2018 13:04pm
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https://t.co/FN2rHtNTfW Lissie @pixie_fitness is running for Action Medical Research, an awesome charity dedicated… https://t.co/LIIedGcJTX
Sweat Southsea 💧 - 20 April 2018 07:56am
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