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    Weʼve raised £1,063 to raise funds to get sensory optical lights for my nephew Thomas who suffered a severe brain injury and now needs 24 hour care

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    We are walking Coast to Coast across England in Autumn 2017 to raise funds to buy sensory lights for our darling nephew Thomas who, at the age of 7, suffered a severe brain injury caused by encephalitis. Thomas was not expected to survive but, against all the odds he pulled through although he now needs 24 hour care. He is such a brave chap and he still has many hurdles to overcome and many health issues to face but he is a fighter and has confounded the medics at every stage. He will need ongoing surgery in the future and has to visit hospital and consultants in London on a regular basis.

    We want to raise £1,000 to buy Thomas some sensory lighting to go in his bedroom. He loves bright and colourful lights and these will help his interactive and sensory skills thus enhancing his enjoyment and quality of life. Any funds left over after we have purchased the lights will be donated to The Children's Trust to thank them for their loving and dedicated care which they gave Thomas when he was first discharged from hospital.

    We love Thomas very much and want to help him in any way we can and we know that these lights will make a big difference to his life.

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      • Sukhi and Jeannette

        Sukhi and Jeannette

        Oct 12, 2017

        £20.00

      • Lyn

        Lyn

        Oct 12, 2017

        £40.00

      • Black Bull Hotel - Kirby Stephen

        Black Bull Hotel - Kirby Stephen

        Oct 12, 2017

        Our quiz winnings from The Black Bull Hotel in Kirby Stephen during the walk. Thank you for a wonderful stay & good food.

        £17.00

      • Maddie Guard

        Maddie Guard

        Oct 12, 2017

        £11.00

      • edward kinch

        edward kinch

        Oct 3, 2017

        Well done you did so well in your walk and hope Thomas enjoys his lights. All the very best. Ed

        £20.00

      • Colin Dunstall

        Colin Dunstall

        Sep 27, 2017

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Sep 27, 2017

        Its such a good cause I am happy to support

        £10.00

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