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£75raised of £2,500 target by 5 supporters

    Weʼve raised £75 to make a miracle for Mrs Crompton

    Hebburn, UK
    Funded on Saturday, 6th October 2018

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    Story

    My mam; Mrs Crompton/Miss Wilshaw as she is known to most, was a dedicated teacher at Hylton Redhouse Comprehensive & Academy for 40 years
    As many will agree, she had a huge impact on not only the students but also the members of staff
    October 2014 after a tough year my mam decided to hand in her notice for retirement
    November 2014 my mam hurt her shoulder trying to get the dogs ball. Thinking she'd just pulled a muscle she iced it & took some tablets. The following morning she asked if i would take her to A&E as her shoulder was still sore & swolen
    X-rays were done & she was advised there were signs of arthritis & advised to contact the G.P to request further scans. Before contacting the G.P a letter arrived for her to attend an m.r.i scan which she attended & heard nothing more
    Easter 2015
    My mam had felt unwell for quite a while so visited the G.P. Whilst there she asked if they had the M.R.I report. They had no information that she'd had an M.R.I let alone the report. The G.P phoned the radiology department to be advised the report had been sat on a dr's desk since 31st December & nothing had been done.The first few lines read "Paget's disease / Bone Cancer"
    The next few months were rough. Multiple appointments. Scans. Biopsies. And finally the news we had all feared. My mams breast cancer that we believed she been all clear of for over 10 years was never cured. She was diagnosed with Secondary breast cancer throughout her bones which is incureable. She underwent an operation to insert a metal rod into her femur to secure it as it was so diseased
    Her retirement was ruined
    July 2017 we found out the medication my mam had been taking was no longer effective and it had spread to her liver. She started oral chemo but this wasn't effective either
    May 2018 she started I.V Chemo which sadly has also been ineffective. The cancer has continued to grow & spread to her brain
    I am hoping to raise enough money to take her on holiday before her health deteriorates more

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      Supporters

      5

      • Mike

        Mike

        Jun 11, 2018

        £20.00

      • Kate Gordon

        Kate Gordon

        Jun 10, 2018

        Love to you all ❤️

        £10.00

      • Lunar Ashes

        Lunar Ashes

        Jun 9, 2018

        I love you always Mrs C ❤️

        £30.00

      • Erika Staneviciute

        Erika Staneviciute

        Jun 9, 2018

        Sending my love and best wishes x

        £5.00

      • Phillip Waddleton

        Phillip Waddleton

        Jun 9, 2018

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      Laura Crompton

      Laura Crompton

      Hebburn, UK

      As many of you close to me know, my mums metastatic cancer has progressed. And I want to take her away to a place she planned to go in her retirement but can no longer afford when her chemo finishes. I am so grateful for all donations that can be made to make these moments count.

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