Story

Daniel, or Dan as he was known to friends, was a lively young man. 

He had spent Monday at Notting Hill Carnival with friends in September 2010. He had complained of a headache on the Wednesday night and by 6pm on the Thursday night he was fighting for his life in hospital. 

Daniel had complained of a headache and he had taken some paracetamol. Later on he complained of aching legs – we had no idea this was a symptom of meningococcal septicaemia. 

He was rushed to hospital the following evening after his dad came home from work to find him collapsed and covered in a rash.

Six hours after being induced into a coma and in ITU, Daniel suffered a cardiac arrest and never regained consciousness. He was pronounced brain stem dead four days later. 

A huge gap has been left in our lives, a gap that I feel will never be filled.

Raising money for

Meningitis Research Foundation

Meningitis Research Foundation

Charity Registration No. England 1091105,SC037586, Ireland CHY 12030

Meningitis Research Foundation funds research to prevent meningitis and septicaemia, and to improve survival rates and outcomes. The Foundation promotes education and awareness to reduce death and disability, and gives support to people affected.

Donations 2

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Donation by Allied Vehicles Ltd Company on 28/05/13

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Donation by Paul George on 20/01/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£75.00
  • Offline donations£0.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£75.00
  • Gift Aid£18.75

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