Delighted CYANA co-ordinator Cathy Applegate said: "This is a wonderful surprise and will make a huge difference to our work.
"Now we can give them somewhere light, cheery and uplifting to match the support they get from our volunteers and members." CYANA was started in Newham, London, in 1983.
Then I found CYANA and discovered a light at the end of a very long, dark tunnel.
"But she started going to CYANA drop-in meetings and now I have my mum back.
CYANA's Cathy Applegate spoke for everyone by adding: "We know this money comes from the pockets of People readers - we want to thank every one of them."
However, those who believed prevailed, the French made the bathyscaphe Archimede and the submersible Cyana
available, and the US offered the reliable underwater workhorse Alvin.
(Cancer - You Are Not Alone) is a support group based in Londonwhich helps all sections of the community.
Alvin's 1974 role in Project FAMOUS (French-American Mid-Ocean Undersea Study), along with its French counterparts, Cyana
Pam Iveson, who works for the support group Cancer You Are Not Alone (CYANA
) in Manor Park, East London, says women's fear of treatment has been increased by the show.