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Weʼre raising £500 to for the Velindre Cancer care I also want to encourage more people to Donate Blood to the Welsh Blood service.

Cardiff, United Kingdom

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I would like to raise money for Velindre cancer hospital & also encourage as many people as possible to donate blood to the Welsh Blood Service.

My dad sadley passed away on the 12th April 2016 after a long battle with Alcoholism. He was given lots of blood & blood products over the years, so i will be donating a pint of blood every 12 weeks from now on.

I will also be taking up the huge challenge of the London Marathon on April 22nd & Also IronMan Wales which is a 2.4 mile sea swim, 112 mile bike ride and 26.2 mile run in Tenby on the 9th of September 2018.

Here’s some key facts about donating blood;

1. One blood donation can potentially save 3 lives

2. One donation can help up to 8 babies in need of a blood transfusion

3. We supply 19 hospitals across Wales with donations of blood every single day

4. 450 donors are needed to come forward every single day to support our hospitals across Wales

5. Donating blood only takes minutes to do, but for someone in need, that blood can make a lifesaving difference

6. Did you know i could potentially be saving 15 peoples lives by giving 5 pints of blood over the next year?

Please please follow the links bellow and find out how to give blood....

1. To enrol as a blood donor online is :

2. To book an appointment to give blood is :


I would really appreciate any donation small or big. (all cash donations go to velindre hospital )

Here are the links for Velindre Hostpial;



Please Please let me know in the comments box below if you donate blood or if you have decided to start donating..

follow my progress on my Twitter page @tonge_dave

Many thanks, Dave Tonge

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  • Stephanie Hanley

    Stephanie Hanley

    Apr 30, 2018

    Amazing effort!! Lovely to see you on Saturday :)


  • Craig Smith

    Craig Smith

    Apr 26, 2018

    Well done Dave


  • Jessica Sibley

    Jessica Sibley

    Apr 26, 2018

    Well done Dave. What an achievement. X


  • Julie Light

    Julie Light

    Apr 26, 2018

    Well done Dave!


  • Stuart Pelham

    Stuart Pelham

    Apr 25, 2018

    said I would so here it is mate , well done amazing achievement , bring on the iron man 💪 xx


  • Ian Tait

    Ian Tait

    Apr 25, 2018

    Well done Dave. Sub 3.30 next time!!


  • James Thie

    James Thie

    Apr 23, 2018

    Great work Dave! look after those legs the next few days!!


About the fundraiser
Dave Tonge

Dave Tonge

Cardiff, United Kingdom

I have been a swimmer all my life, I also enjoy running! I work at Cardiff Met Uni as: Performance Director @CardiffMetSwim & DM / Tutor @Cmetsport @Cardiffmet • NPLQ TA @RLSSUK / @CardiffMetNPLQ • MSc Physical Activity & Health • PgCTHE • AFHEA

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