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Weʼre raising £2,000 to help Jess win her fight against cancer

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Two years ago, on her daughter's 3rd birthday, our friend Jess, was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer which was already in her lymph nodes. A recent scan revealed the cancer has spread to her bones and developed into stage 4. She also recently learned she is Brca2 positive. Doctors told her that the treatment options available in the UK only offer short-term solutions and are not curative, that at this stage it is a case of "managing the disease".

Jess didn't give up. She read about the groundbreaking work being done at the CMN Hospital (https://www.cmnact.com/) in northern Mexico, an internationally-renowned cancer hospital which has had success in treating women in the exact same situation. As a result, she is currently undergoing immunotherapy and stem cell treatment.

This and ongoing supportive therapies have come at considerable financial cost. Jess needs to raise £40,000.00 to continue treatment.

Steve, Jon, Luke, Keith, Fabio and Mark are going to do the National Three Peaks Challenge which involves climbing the three highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales, within 24 hours. The total walking distance is 23 miles (37km) and the total ascent is 3064 metres (10,052ft). The total driving distance is 462 miles.

This is nothing like the challenge Jess is facing but we hope you can sponsor us to help her keep fighting. Thank you for your support.

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Steve, Siobhan, Jon, Luke, Keith, Fabio, Mark, Jan and James

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    • Pat Mcdonald

      Pat Mcdonald

      Jun 1, 2018

      With you all the way boys x

      £20.00

    • Sarah Vile

      Sarah Vile

      May 27, 2018

      Good luck mate, I’m sure you’ll smash it!

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      May 26, 2018

      Good Luck

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      May 25, 2018

      Good luck to you all boys x

      £500.00

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    Whilst on Steve’s Stag Do we learnt that our friend Jess was fighting for her life. We agreed to do the 3 Peaks Challenge to raise money for her stem cell treatment. Mark’s Mum and Stepdad, Jan and James, have joined the team to do the driving. The new Mrs Stiles is joining too!

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