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Kathie Burton, Chief Operating Officer at Penny Brohn Cancer Care, talks to our presenters Ian and Kylie about Pat Pilkington's life and work.
Pat, who was 84, died on Monday after being diagnosed with cancer herself. She had set up the Penny Brohn Cancer Care foundation in 1980 together with Penny, with the aim of providing a more holistic approach to cancer care.
Prince Charles is Patron of the Penny Brohn Cancer Care charity.
The Co-founder of Bristol-based Penny Brohn Cancer Care, Pat Pilkington MBE, who died on Monday, met HRH The Prince of Wales in 2011 on a visit. Prince Charles is Patron of the organisation.
The Co-founder of Bristol-based cancer charity Penny Brohn Cancer Care has died.
Pat Pilkington launched the organisation as the Bristol Cancer Help Centre, before it was renamed.
She was awarded an MBE in 2003.
Her family has said she passed away on Monday.