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£2,410raised of £2,000 target by 43 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,000 to honour Darren's memory.

London, UK
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This charming man left us way way too early on Friday 11th May after fighting a long and incredibly brave battle against throat cancer. Darren leaves behind 3 gorgeous girls, one he was married to and 2 little ones they had together.

The funds raised on this page will be used towards a commemorative tree to be planted on their street, Olive Rd and any left over funds will be passed on to Jen, Grace and Eliza to use as they please... It could be an emergency pot for rainy days where he won't be there to hold the umbrella to protect them, a nest egg for the girls future, a contribution towards the trip of a lifetime he would have loved to take them on, going down memory lane in Oz and many other places he loved, a lifetime supply of magazine, books, records and gig tickets he would have taken them to, yearly Christmas coats (everyone needs a new Christmas coat, right?) or just for them to decide to donate the money to their charity of choice in his name.

Now dig deep. It is a good cause for a good man. Just think about the money you'll save buying drinks or keeping up with whatever shenanigans he was going to drag you into and stick it in here.

Alternatively or additionally (the cheek), you can donate directly to their chosen charities via these links:

Cancer Research

Pembridge Hospice

Goodbye Poppet. Bless you. x

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    • Anonymous


      Jun 15, 2018

      Heaps of love to you & your gorgeous girls xxx

    • Patrick Glover

      Patrick Glover

      Jun 10, 2018

      God bless you Fresh, no doubt the most stylish tree on Olive Road. See you on the other side... Patsy xxx


    • michael bone

      michael bone

      Jun 9, 2018


    • Sharmine Chowdhury-Tse

      Sharmine Chowdhury-Tse

      Jun 7, 2018

      So sad to hear about Darren. Sending Jenny, Grace & Eliza love & light. Thinking of you all. Love Sharmine, Tung, Noah & Jonah from Busy Rascals xxx


    • Alex & Sarah

      Alex & Sarah

      Jun 7, 2018

      We didn't know Darren but live on Olive Road and have become aware of his passing in recent weeks. We just wanted you to know our thoughts are with you.


    • Sharon Tulloch

      Sharon Tulloch

      Jun 7, 2018

      I will gladly come and hug that tree as soon as I'm over again. It's a beautiful symbol for a beautiful soul, he will live on forever in our hearts and the universe. Wishing you peace. Much love, Shaz

    • Stella Jenkins

      Stella Jenkins

      Jun 6, 2018

      A beautiful man with a beautiful family! Forever in our hearts ♥️


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