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£2,490raised of £2,000 target by 69 supporters

    Weʼve raised £2,490 to raise money to support a friend fighting against cancer for the third time.

    Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 17th May 2018

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    In September 2012 Charlene ran the Great North Run however shortly after she began to suffer from pins and needles in her leg as well as swelling. After numerous appointments and scans she was left with the shocking discovery of a cancerous tumour in her leg. This was devastating news to family and friends as she has always been so fit and healthy. Luckily after gruelling chemotherapy sessions and radiotherapy, the tumour was shrinking and they were able to operate and remove what was left of the tumour.

    Charlene was given the all clear in July 2013 and was beginning to get her life back on track. Over the next couple of years she got engaged in New York City and became an Aunty for the first time. Amazingly Charlie put her running gear back on and trained extremely hard for the GNR 2016 which she successfully completed in a very good time. Unfortunately, following a routine appointment shortly after, she was diagnosed with tumours on the lung. Once again through radiotherapy and surgery she was able to beat cancer and was able to go back to leading her healthy lifestyle.

    Towards the end of 2017 Charlene was given the horrendous news that the cancer had returned to the lungs. She is currently going through chemotherapy at the Freeman hospital with the hope of reducing the tumour. You can imagine this has affected Charlene’s everyday life mentally and physically. We would like to support Charlene walking all over cancer in March 2018 by completing a massive 2,170,000 steps between us with individual targets of 10,000 steps per day.

    This year was going to be a big year celebrating her 30th birthday in February, Hen Do in April and the big wedding day in May. These hugely important events have had to be postponed until later on in the year and the money we raise can help make them the best days of her life.

    The Challenge will begin on the 1st March 2018 in which Louise, Siobhan, Becca, Amanda S, Debbie, Claire and Amanda C will begin walking everywhere for 31 days.

    Watch out for pictures/videos of our progress!

    Lets give this inspirational, brave and extremely detemerined young lady what she deserves! Every little helps! Massive thank you to those who have supported Charlie so far!

    Lots of love

    Charlie's Angels



    • Louise Thompson8 months ago
      Louise Thompson

      Louise Thompson

      8 months ago

      Hi everyone, just to let you know we will be closing the page at the end of the month so last chance to donate. Charlie is currently having Chemotherapy but trying to live life as normal. She has been food tasting for her wedding and attending work for a couple hours. Absolutely an inspiration to us all. Lots of love Charlie's Angels x

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    • Louise Thompson9 months ago
      Louise Thompson

      Louise Thompson

      9 months ago

      Well what can I say!!!! The challenge has come to an end and Charlie's -Angesl have smashed it! With a grand total of 2,472,126 steps! That's 302,126 more steps than we needed! I would like to say a special thank you to my fellow Charlie's Angels for making it happen. Although the challenge has finished we will continue to be Charlie's Angels and give Charlie the support she needs. A massive thank you for all the donations so far! There is still time to donate via the page! Lot's of love Charlie's Angels 💕 Xxx

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    • Louise Thompson9 months ago
      Louise Thompson

      Louise Thompson

      9 months ago

      Just to give all our supporters an update. As of Thursday last week we are collectively on 1,410,994 steps! Charlie' Angels have been stepping whenever and wherever they can day and night. We are incredibly grateful for all the donations so far and are hoping to get lots more over the next couple of weeks! Thanks again 👍😍 Enjoy the photo's!

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      Apr 7, 2018

      Well done on finishing your challenge! Love Kate X

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