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£1,080
raised of £500 target by 56 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,080 to donate to Cancer Research UK and the Dunstone Bennett Complementary Centre

    Funded on Sunday, 9th October 2016

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    Story

    In April 2014 I was diagnosed with lymphoma (cancer of the lymphatic system). Thankfully, after six cycles of chemotherapy I went into remission and was given the all clear.

    While I was ill, my lovely sister ran a marathon and raised over £2000 for MacMillan. At the time I decided that when I was well enough I wanted to run a half marathon. This gave me something to focus on, and also acts as a good indicator of how far I’ve come since I finished having chemo. I will be running the Windsor half marathon on 25th September with my sister Clare and brother Daniel.

    As well as the amazing support my family and friends gave me while I was ill, I am also very grateful for the treatment I received from a local charity called Dunstone Bennett, who provide complementary therapy for cancer patients and their relatives. This really helped me to cope with the horrible effects of chemotherapy, and the difficulties that come with fighting an illness like cancer.

    We will be donating the money we raise to Cancer Research UK and the Dunstone Bennett Complementary Centre. Please sponsor us whatever you can to help raise money for these worthy charities.

    Thank you :)

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    • Heather Grant8 years ago
      Heather Grant

      Heather Grant

      8 years ago

      So we all managed to complete the Windsor half marathon on Sunday 25th September. There was a brilliant atmosphere, the weather was perfect, the surroundings were beautiful and it was really good to be running together. Thank you all so much for sponsoring us, you've helped us to raise over £1000 for Cancer Research UK and the Dunstone Bennett Complementary Centre. Thanks again! Heather, Clare & Daniel x

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    56

    • Melanie

      Melanie

      Sep 30, 2016

      £20.00

    • Rich Crossingham

      Rich Crossingham

      Sep 25, 2016

      Good luck!

      £20.00

    • Ruth and Tim

      Ruth and Tim

      Sep 24, 2016

      Wishing you all the best for tomorrow Heather! Well done you!

      £10.00

    • Teresa

      Teresa

      Sep 24, 2016

      Add oil

      £50.00

    • Vanessa

      Vanessa

      Sep 24, 2016

      good luck Heather I will be thinking of you tomorrow

      £10.00

    • Peter Gould

      Peter Gould

      Sep 24, 2016

      Good luck 😊

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Sep 24, 2016

      £10.00

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