Weʼve raised £2,780 to help aid the the patients battling cancer in Ward 34, Freeman hospital. A cause close to our hearts with Bex currently being treated there x
- Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
- Funded on Monday, 23rd October 2017
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Now when we heard the news of someone so special to us being diagnosed with cancer our first thought was; What can we do to help?
We held a meeting with friends and came up with a plan that we'd climb the 3 peaks over 3 days for Bex.
3 Peaks; Backpacking for Bex.
Bex is currently going through an intensive course of chemo-therapy at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle. She's doing amazing, staying strong, fighting and from what I've seen still trying her hardest to keep that beautiful smile on her face.
We've spoken to Bex and the money we raise will help to aid the patients and staff of Ward 34 at the Freemans Hospital where she's currently being treated.
Ward 34 is a specialist cancer care ward providing chemotherapy and radiotherapy treatment for both male and female patients, and specialises in the treatment of testicular cancer.
They also have a special facility for caring for patients who have post chemotherapy neutropenia (low white cell count) and are at increased risk of infection.
The Freeman Hospitals Teenage and Young Adult Unit is also based on Ward 34.
Bex has said that the work they do there is truly amazing, they've made her feel at home and helped her so much while she's there on her road to recovery.
So for Bex and all patients being treated there, we hope we can help and we hope we can send some support, strength and love to you all!
Much love, Toph, Pete, Joe & Josh xxx
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Oct 9, 2017
Sorry this is so late - but well done!
Oct 8, 2017
Well done lads x
Sep 26, 2017
Well done lads! And fantastic news for Bex today xxx
Sep 24, 2017
Sep 21, 2017
Well done all of you xx
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Sep 15, 2017
Brilliant effort fellas! #FuckCancer
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3 Peaks; Backpacking for Bex
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
After meeting to decide what we could organise to our bit for a friend who's going through the unthinkable. We've decided to tackle the 3 peaks, over 3 days. Scafell Pike, Snowdon, Ben Nevis. 10th Sept. 👊🏼 We will smash it for you Bex, Much love xx