Breast Cancer Care

Plaque unveiled to honour Betty Westgate, cancer care campaigner and pioneer

Posted on October 20th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. 1 Comment

Betty Westgate, cancer care campaigner and founder of the national charity Breast Cancer Care, has been awarded a posthumous blue plaque outside her former home in Croydon for services to charity.

Release begins: Betty Westgate, who lived on Colworth Road in Addiscombe until her death in 2000, spent over thirty years supporting people affected by breast cancer. From her living room the mother-of-four created an organisation that would go on to become … Read More »