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£1,362raised of £1,000 target by 68 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,362 to Help Leon and Chloe on their road to recovery

    Funded on Sunday, 19th August 2018

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    Last Wednesday evening one of our under 9 players Leon Goodman-Hamlett and his friend Chloe Richardson's lives were turned upside down when they were involved in a horrendous road traffic accident whilst playing out, in what their families thought was the relative safety of their small estate. Leon was trapped under the car and has sustained horrific injuries to his face and head and has lost a number of teeth. He has undergone major surgery to repair multiple fractures to his face and he will most likely face further surgery in the future. He was airlifted to Birmingham Children's Hospital where he will stay for the time being.
    His friend Chloe managed to get free from underneath the car but she suffered a broken pubic bone, she has now been given the all clear and discharged from the hospital after further tests. Thankfully both children escaped with their lives. As you can imagine this has shattered the lives of these two families and as Leon's football club, Hinckley Town Juniors want to do our bit to help out in any way we can. We are hoping to raise some money to help with the daily unexpected costs that they currently face and anything that Leon and Chloe will need to help with their recovery in the coming months. We can all sympathise with what these families are going through and if you can support them with a small donation they would be so grateful. We wish Leon and Chloe a super speedy recovery and hope to see Leon kicking a ball around with his team mates again when he's ready. Thank you for reading



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      • Victoria Bancroft-Taylor

        Victoria Bancroft-Taylor

        Jul 24, 2018

        Horrendous thing to happen to two children and their families. Wishing you both a very speedy recovery. XX


      • Matthew Carter

        Matthew Carter

        May 10, 2018

        An amazing achievement raising this much money, by a wonderful football club!! Can we get to £1500.00 for Leon and Chloe and help to put some smiles back on theirs and their families faces!!


      • Andrew Drakeley

        Andrew Drakeley

        May 9, 2018

        Wishing Leon and Chloe a speedy recovery. Leon, you are such a lovely and brave boy. Keep strong 💪🏻💪🏻 Love from Andrew & Tania. Xx


      • Richard Duplock

        Richard Duplock

        May 1, 2018

        Wishing you all the best for a thorough recovery. I hope this helps a little.


      • Becki Lake

        Becki Lake

        Apr 27, 2018

        Leon and chloe we wish you a speedy recovery.. leon you are doing amazing mate keep going mum and dad are doing fantastic so strong as a familyKeep strong kids love bec and kev


      • Tara Dignum

        Tara Dignum

        Apr 27, 2018

        Get well soon love from Lin Dignum


      • Sally Fletcher

        Sally Fletcher

        Apr 26, 2018

        Sorry it's not much but every little helps. Me and my family wish Leon and Chloe a very speedy recovery. 💙💖 xx


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