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Weʼre raising £500 to enable gynae/oncology nurses at University Hospital of Wales to attend training and research conferences linked to their specialisms.

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As you probably know, in May 2010 I had major gynaecology surgery at Llandough Hospital and was operated on by Consultant Mr Robert Howells, Mr Ken Lim and their team and afterwards was cared for so well by the doctors, nurses and staff on Delyth Ward. They were all absolutely amazing with me.

The gynaecology/oncology team have now moved to the University Hospital of Wales (UHW) treating many women from across south Wales. I promised Mr Howells I would raise money for the department and since 2010 have raised small amounts where I can and so far the grand total is £2,200, often just asking friends and family for a £1 coin! In addition I also collect toiletries several times a year which are given to women who are admitted in an emergency to Ward C1 at UHW. I have also helped to make the relatives/quiet room look a little more homely in the consultants clinic at UHW with the generous support of local stores.

My work colleague Kimberley Richards has kindly offered to run the Cardiff half marathon, which will be her first on October 7th 2018. Kim and I would love to raise £500 for the amazing gynae/oncology team. Please donate whatever you can (£1 is great) as they desperately need every penny which they will use on additional training for nurses to bring skills and research back to the ward and clinic at University Hospital of Wales. Please help us reach our target! Thank you!

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    • Jen Isaacs

      Jen Isaacs

      Aug 15, 2018

      Go for it, girls! 👍x👍X


    • Jennifer Morgan

      Jennifer Morgan

      Aug 15, 2018

      Good luck with your worthy cause Tracey. Love Jennyxxxx


    • Sharon Teear-Allen

      Sharon Teear-Allen

      Aug 6, 2018

      Good luck both of you and well done on all your fundraising xx


    • Ali Diggins

      Ali Diggins

      Jul 26, 2018

      Keep up the great work x


    • Sarah Roberts

      Sarah Roberts

      Jul 20, 2018

      Great job Trace! x


    • Emily Steele

      Emily Steele

      Jul 1, 2018

      Go kimmy. Proud of you


    • June Williams

      June Williams

      Jun 26, 2018

      Your dogged determination in raising money for this cause is admirable. Well done


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