Media

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On this page you will find links to lots of article and other content Stephen has featured in:

Fundraising

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/bathroom-store-stage-charity-ball-1714246
Bathroom store to stage charity ball for cancer sufferer Stephen Sutton
March 3rd, 2013

http://www.lichfieldpeople.co.uk/Club-moved-Stephen-s-story-donate-grand/story-18413019-detail/story.html
Club so moved by Stephen’s story, they donate a grand
March 14th, 2013

http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2013/03/14/heat-is-on-for-curry-challenge/
Heat is on for curry challenge
March 14th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/school-pupils-inspired-teenager-stephen-2574648
School pupils inspired by teenager’s bucket list aim raise £1,000
April 9th, 2013

http://dyslexia.gb.com/schoolreport.htm
Maple Hayes School Fundraising
April, 2013

http://www.isbasel.ch/cf_news/view.cfm?newsid=1029
Reinach Campus Suit Day
April 22nd, 2013

http://lichfieldlive.co.uk/2013/04/25/burntwood-pool-tournament-helps-bucket-list-teenager-raise-charity-funds/
Burntwood pool tournament helps ‘bucket list’ teenager raise charity funds
April 25th, 2013

http://hosted.verticalresponse.com/1436659/eb97f81225/546248565/510dfaa5bc/
“Meet subject model, Stephen Sutton!”
May 2013

http://www.npowermediacentre.com/Press-releases/Fund-raisers-aiming-high-128b.aspx
Fundraisers aiming high
July 4th, 2013

http://lichfieldlive.co.uk/2013/08/30/burntwood-pubs-fun-day-to-help-teenager-towards-100000-charity-target/
Burntwood pub’s fun day to help teenager towards £100,000 charity target
Aug 30th, 2013

http://hosted.verticalresponse.com/1436659/fbccc0df74/546248565/249252a000/
“My original drawing Stephen is up for auction”
September 2013

http://www.freeradio.co.uk/news/uncategorized/teen-with-cancer-raises-thousands-for-others/
Teen With Cancer Raises Thousands For Others
September 6th, 2013

http://www.evostikleague.co.uk/scholars-fundraiser-reaches-100k-16262/
Scholars fundraiser reaches £100k
September 8th, 2013

http://lichfieldlive.co.uk/2013/09/23/burntwood-teenager-smashes-100000-charity-fundraising-target/
Burntwood teenager smashes £100,000 charity fundraising target
September 23rd, 2013

http://www.lichfieldmercury.co.uk/Charity-ball-help-teenager-s-cancer-charity/story-20223267-detail/story.html
Charity ball to help teenager’s cancer charity fundraising drive
November 26th, 2013

http://www.suttoncoldfieldobserver.co.uk/MAD-ladies-Sutton-raising-thousands-pounds-cancer/story-20266320-detail/story.html
‘MAD’ ladies from Sutton do it again – raising thousands of pounds for a cancer charity at glittering night
December 5th, 2013

http://www.lichfieldmercury.co.uk/Tree-Light-raises-money-Stephen-Sutton-cancer/story-20405537-detail/story.html
Tree of Light raises money for Stephen Sutton cancer fund
January 6th, 2014

http://www.lichfieldmercury.co.uk/Demi-6-lose-locks-charity/story-20419380-detail/story.html
Hair today… six-year-old Demi is a cut above as she takes on charity hair cut for The Teenage Cancer Trust
January 9th, 2014

Awards

http://vinspired.com/awards/pages/vinspired-national-awards-shortlist-2014
vInspired Regional Award
January 10th, 2014

http://kidscountyouth.wordpress.com/2013/06/28/inspiration-awards-2013/
Kids Count Inspiration Awards 2013
June 28th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/local-heroes-2013-nominations-birmingham-6299463
Local Heroes 2013: The nominations for the Local Heroes Awards, part one
November 13th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/birmingham-mails-local-heroes-awards-6307296
Everyone’s a hero at the Mail’s Local Heroes Awards ceremony
November 15th, 2013

 

Good Gesture Campaign

Stephen recently organised a ‘Good Gesture’ event that consisted young people taking to the streets of Birmingham and giving out free high fives, hugs, ‘sup nods, hand shakes and fist bumps. The event was a huge success and was even covered on ITV Central News. You can find out more about the event by visiting the links below:

http://www.fixers.org.uk/news/7997-11208/cancer-signs-fix-on-itv.php
http://www.fixers.org.uk/news/7895-11208/the-power-of-love.php
http://www.fixers.org.uk/fixers/7871-11653/stephen-s.php

 

Bucketlist

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/lifestyle/health/inspiring-burntwood-teenager-draws-up-1288871
“I’m not afraid of dying, I’m afraid of not cramming as much into my life as I should have done.”
February 4th, 2013

http://www.thefa.com/News/2013/feb/stephen-sutton-wembley-visit-england-brazil-game.aspx
Special night for Stephen
February 7th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/lifestyle/health/mercury-readers-rally-to-help-cancer-1305475
Sunday Mercury readers rally to help cancer sufferer fulfil his wishes
February 10th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/incoming/stephen-sutton-shocked-response-sunday-1344797
Teen with cancer strikes tattoo off bucket list
February 24th, 2013

http://www.mynameisnotcancer.com/your-stories-archive/906-stephen-sutton-achieving-as-much-as-possible.html
Stephen Sutton – achieving as much as possible!

http://www.lichfieldpeople.co.uk/Charlatans-drummer-backs-brave-bucket-list-teen/story-18402414-detail/story.html
Charlatans drummer backs brave ‘bucket list’ teen Stephen Sutton
March 13th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/stephen-suttons-world-record-bid-1944983
Cancer teen’s world record bid
March 24th, 2013

http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/bucket-list-cancer-victim-gets-2501832
“Bucket list” Stephen gets a big laugh going in the Bullring
April 3rd, 2013

http://www.mikedolbear.com/story.asp?StoryID=3508
Wembley On My Bucketlist – Stephen Sutton and UEFA 2013

http://www.itv.com/news/anglia/2013-07-18/charity-celebrates-first-year-at-downing-street-reception/
Charity celebrates its first anniversary at Downing Street reception
July 18th, 2013

Blog posts by others, featuring Stephen

http://andy-edwards.com/blog/2013/06/09/stephen-sutton/
Stephen Sutton (drummer4fsid)
June 9th, 2013

http://www.ashleyscrace.com/index.php/kids-count-awards-2013/
Kids Count Award 2013
Ashley Scrace Blog Post
June 27th, 2013

http://www.universityblogspot.com/developing-charitable-mindset-thanks-to-stephen-sutton/
Developing a charitable mindset
September 1st, 2013

http://louisewissonweddings.com/louisewisson/2013/11/09/stephens-story-tears-me-away-from-strictly/
Stephen’s Story tears me away from Strictly
Louise Wisson Blog Post
November 9th, 2013

http://leukaemialymphomaresearch.org.uk/news-item/fysot-weekend
Living with cancer – a teenage perspective
Will smith Blog Post
November 12th, 2013

http://www.yesup.co.uk/2014-bringing-life-changing-opportunities/
2014 Bringing Life Changing Opportunities
Youth Enterprise Start Up Blog Post
December 16th, 2013

Other

An account of Stephen’s academic achievements in Year 11:
http://lichfieldlive.co.uk/2011/08/26/cancer-battle-fails-to-stop-chase-terrace-student-securing-top-gcse-grades/
Cancer battle fails to stop Chase Terrace student securing top GCSE grades
August 26, 2011

A mention of Stephen’s academic achievements in Year 12. In addition to the A* in A level Mathematics he also gained A’s in AS level Biology, Chemistry and Physics and an A in AS self taught Psychology:
http://www.lichfieldpeople.co.uk/Chase-Terrace-chalks-best-set-high-grades/story-16753067-detail/story.html
Chase Terrace chalks up best ever set of high grades
August 23rd, 2012

A Facebook status Stephen released regarding academic achievement was shared on this site to help motivate others:
http://mentormychild.com/blog/Stephens-Story—Teenage-Cancer-Trust-Excelled-with-no-excuses/
Stephen’s Story – Teenage Cancer Trust (Excelled with no excuses)

Stephen is very proud of his involvement in cancer research- currently he sits as a Patient and Public Involvement member on the Teenage and Young Adult Clinical Studies Group (http://csg.ncri.org.uk/groups-list/teenage-and-young-adults) and also is part of the Consumer Liason Group, both within the National Cancer Research Institute. Recently he was an author in this article that was featured in the British Medical Journal:
http://www.bmj.com/content/347/bmj.f6493
Why can’t we improve the timeliness of cancer diagnosis in children, teenagers, and young
adults?
October 29th, 2013

Stephen has also featured in the NCRI conference patient and carer pictures and words exhibition:
http://www.ppihr.org.uk/_webedit/uploaded-files/All%20Files/StephenSuttonsStory.pdf

Below are two of Stephen’s favourite articles featuring himself, covering all aspects of the things he has been doing:
http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2013/10/01/teenager-stephen-ticks-off-lifetime-of-wishes-with-bucket-list/32219730/
Teenager Stephen ticks off lifetime of wishes with bucket list
And,
http://www.edgemagazine.org/stephens-story.html
Stephen’s Story- An inspiring outlook