Patrons

Sir Paul Beresford
MP
Jason Buttery
Fiona Castle OBE
Retired

Fiona Castle OBE, is a retired British dancer who was married to the late TV entertainer, Roy Castle.

Fiona was actively involved in the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, until she stood down in 2000, and was awarded the OBE for her services to charity in the Queen's Birthday Honours in 2004.

Photograph courtesy:
Liverpool Echo

Michael Elwyn
Actor

Michael Elwyn is a Welsh actor, notable for his work in film, stage and television. Born in Pontypridd, he is the partner of actress and fellow patron, Alison Steadman, and is best known for his role as Sir Edward in the BBC Series of Robin Hood.

Photograph Courtesy:
Andrew Ogilvy

Yvonne Hall
Journalist

Yvonne Hall is a BBC London News reporter covering stories in Hertfordshire and London.

Martin O'Donnell
Business Consultant

Business consultant Martin O'Donnell is an ex-professional footballer, who went on to enjoy a successful sales and marketing career, firstly in the food industry with RHM, and then in cosmetics with Revlon UK, Estee Lauder, and Aspects Beauty Company.

Martin is a very keen supporter of Topic of Cancer and regularly organises fundraising events.

Anne Powell-Evans

Anne Powell-Evans has worked extensively with Children and Families in her career. She is very involved with local events in her home area and would describe herself as a “Grass Roots” person. She enjoys putting on fundraising events in her home and garden.

Glyn Powell-Evans

Glyn Powell-Evans is an inventor and serial entrepreneur with experience of building and running international companies in the TV and Film industries. All the companies he has started since he was 16 (1965) are still trading today. He has had cancer himself and is therefore in a good position to understand how other cancer patients feel.

Colin Roy
Entertainer

Colin Roy is a London-based singer, songwriter, actor and producer. As a London West End and International star, Colin has worked extensively worldwide gaining a wealth of knowledge and experience in the entertainment industry. Colin has starred in many London West End shows including Five Guy's Named Moe, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Sweet Charity, Hair and SoulTrain.

Photograph courtesy:
Colin Roy

Alison Steadman OBE
Actress

Alison Steadman is an acclaimed English actress. A familiar face, she is a star of stage, screen and radio. She lives in London, with her partner, actor, Michael Elwyn.

Photograph courtesy:
Geoff Pugh

Topic of Cancer is a registered charity in England and Wales, registered no. 1151079.

Patrons:
Sir Paul Beresford MP | Jason Buttery | Fiona Castle OBE | Michael Elwyn | Yvonne Hall | Martin O'Donnell | Anne Powell-Evans | Glyn Powell-Evans | Colin Roy | Alison Steadman OBE
Trustees
Janet Baker | Julia Britten | Julie Eves | Rosemary Gorman | Jonathan Horsnell | Nigel Lewis-Baker MBE (Chair) | Alan Loryman (Treasurer) | Prof. Hardev Pandha