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raised of £200 target by 17 supporters

Weʼre raising £200 to To help raise money for the Tashan Daniel campaign I am taking part in Strictly Hillingdon.

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On the 24th of September 2019 Tashan's family’s world was turned upside down. Tashan Daniel was on his way to an Arsenal game when he and a friend were subject to an unprovoked attack in the middle of the day on Hillingdon station platform. It took seconds for a stranger to take away a life filled with so much love and promise. His family are aiming to tackle knife crime in a number of ways, the full mission can be found on Tashan’s website

The main reason we are raising money is to bring two of Tashan’s loves to other people. Athletics and family. We believe that the best way to prevent knife crime is to tackle the social issues that might eventually lead someone to pick up a knife. Tashan was a sprinter but athletics covers disciplines suitable for all shapes and sizes. Our long term aim is to work with role model trainers to bring athletics clubs to schools and youth groups across London, attended by both parents and children.

The family is also aiming to raise the profile of knife crime and push the government on making real changes to policy. The statistics this year alone tell a horrific story, one that is all too often pushed to the edge of the news. Some of the money raised will go towards events and advertising to help in this endeavor.

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    • Karmen


      Jan 21, 2020

      Good luck Dave. Great thing to do. Happy to support.

    • Nichola Dent

      Nichola Dent

      Jan 20, 2020

      Good luck on your cha cha cha x


    • Karen Trunkfield

      Karen Trunkfield

      Jan 16, 2020

      An extremely worthy cause David ... amazing stuff - rather you than me I honestly have 2 left feet !!! Good Luck xx


    • Margaret Acraman

      Margaret Acraman

      Jan 13, 2020

      What a very worthy cause, good luck on the 15th Feb. Best wishes from the Acraman family.


    • Elaine


      Jan 10, 2020

      Good luck David dancing your way to support such a good cause xx


    • jason steel

      jason steel

      Jan 10, 2020

      Good luck Dave great cause 👍


    • Anonymous


      Jan 10, 2020

      A Great cause Dance the night away Dave


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