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Thinking of Oscar


JOIN US AS WE CYCLE 500 MILES OVER 5 DAYS TO RAISE £500,000. Funds raised will enable a number of Children's Hospitals across the UK to embark on first of a kind, innovative projects focused on child health and well-being.
Charity Registration No: 1160405

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Thinking of Oscar was set up by Hannah and David Cole in memory of their son Oscar, a chatty, speedy toddler, who died suddenly and unexpectedly on June 19th 2014. Their intention from the outset was to identify a cause which went beyond the familys own tragedy to address issues of broader social interest.

The mission of the charity is to improve the experiences of children and their families in hospital care by investing in projects and innovation within child health which have the potential to benefit children throughout the country. Read more about Oscar's story here .

The idea for #TOO500 was born out of the realisation that child health lacks both funding and focus on a global scale. Accordingly, the purpose of #TOO500 is not only to raise funds to invest in innovative projects, but also to act as a catalyst for change.


Driving innovation can be difficult to achieve but by surfacing new ideas and brokering additional collaboration within child health, Thinking of Oscar can accelerate progress.

#TOO500 is a unique cycling challenge. Setting off from the Oxford Childrens Hospital, #TOO500 will meander through beautiful English countryside on route to visiting 5 of the UKs most respected childrens hospitals. Riders can choose whether to join for individual days, which cover approximately 100 miles each, or the full five day, 500 mile challenge.






David & Hannah Cole


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Andrew Willcock


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Joe Welton


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Stu Bradney


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Harriet Patel


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Ged Simmons

17 hours ago

Well done - Amazing effort David and team.


+ £7.5 Gift Aid

Clare Charlesworth

22 hours ago


+ £12.5 Gift Aid

Kathryn Elbro

1 day ago

Matt Payne

2 days ago


+ £6.25 Gift Aid

Chris Richards

2 days ago

You are both absolutely amazing and truly inspirational. Well done! X


+ £12.5 Gift Aid

About the charity

Thinking of Oscar
Thinking of Oscar

We are a small charity with a big ambition set up in memory of Oscar Cole who died very suddenly aged just 16 months in June 2014. We are helping to bring the future of Healthcare to children by utilising the latest technologies such as data science, artificial intelligence and digital solutions.

Charity Registration No: 1160405


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