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Weʼre raising £2,000 to help Mark Abram and his family

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Mark Abram was diagnosed with a terminal brain cancer in April 2017 which devastated him and his family.

Mark's friends and work colleagues sprung into action to support him and his family through such a difficult time.
Successful fundraising events in 2017 included Wigan 10k, 6-a-side Football Tournament and an '80s themed fancy dress night. Both Mark and Mandy were incredibly moved by the amount of support they received from their friends and beyond.

As a Royal Mail employee, Mark received full pay whilst absent from work for a period of six months followed by a further six months at half pay. Now, over a year since his diagnosis, Mark is in receipt of statutory sick pay.

We have two events confirmed so far for 2018 - four of Mark's close friends are participating in Tough Mudder Yorkshire on Sunday 29th July and the 6-a-side Football Tournament will take place on Saturday 4th August at Hindley Green FC, Thomas Street, Hindley Green.

Any donations, large or small, would be gratefully received.

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  • David Bowery19 days ago
    David Bowery

    David Bowery

    19 days ago

    Great day yesterday at Tough Mudder Yorkshire where myself, Ben Hunt, Steven Parker and Stephen Ward completed the full course. Massive thanks to everyone who donated in support of Mark and a special thanks to Andy Dutton for being our driver, photographer and main support on the day. Top man! All eyes now turn to this Saturday and the 6-a-side football tournament at Hindley Green FC, hope to see lots of Mark's family and friends down there from 2pm. Post-event drinks at The Swan pub on Atherton Road, Hindley Green from approx. 4:30pm

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  • David Bowery2 months ago
    David Bowery

    David Bowery

    2 months ago

    EVENTS Sunday 29th July 2018 Tough Mudder @ Broughton Hall Skipton, Yorkshire , BD23 3AE Saturday 4th August 6-a-side Football Tournament @ Hindley Green FC, Thomas Street, Hindley Green, Wigan, WN2 4SS ALL ENQUIRIES - davidbowery@hotmail.com

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Page last updated on: 8/4/2018 10:13 PM

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  • Steven Parker

    Steven Parker

    Aug 4, 2018

    Sponsorship money off family and friends for doing the tough mudder on the 29th July.

    £120.00

  • Hannah Davies

    Hannah Davies

    Aug 1, 2018

    Well done Ben!

    £10.00

  • David Bowery

    David Bowery

    Jul 31, 2018

    Donations by Ian Halliwell and Shirley Halliwell

    £40.00

  • Matt Prue

    Matt Prue

    Jul 31, 2018

    Well done Ben. Great effort

    £20.00

  • David Thomas

    David Thomas

    Jul 30, 2018

    £30.00

  • Martin Hurn

    Martin Hurn

    Jul 30, 2018

    £20.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jul 29, 2018

    £20.00

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