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£491raised of £3,000 target by 16 supporters

    Weʼve raised £491 to Help us in raising money for our wonderful friend Mary

    London, United Kingdom
    Funded on Monday, 9th October 2017

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    Story

    During this tough road Mary has faced her positive energy and fighting spirit has been so inspiring to us all.

    Mary's world was turned upside down last year when she was told she had a very rare cancerous brain tumour. She had terrible pressurised headaches for 6 months before this with her GP saying that they were stress/tension headaches. One day they got so bad also with blurred vision she went straight to A&E. They were unsure if she should be given a CT scan because of the radiation risk, they thought she may just have migraines, eventually they did the scan and she couldn't believe it when they told her she had a mass on her brain she was told the tumour was in her cerebellum and that they would operate and remove as much as they could.

    Mary recovered well from the surgery she had to wait a week for results She was told it was cancerous and that it was a very rare brain tumour for adults only 1% of adults in the U.K have had this tumour, being more common in children.

    Mary's brain tumour is called a medulloblastoma, there is very little research done for treatment for adults, so the treatment she was to receive would be exactly like the treatment children have for this tumour.

    This would involve 6 weeks of radiotherapy and 6 cycles of chemotherapy. 6 weeks of radiotherapy on her brain and spine came a few weeks later followed by the chemotherapy.

    Some positive news Mary's last MRI scan in March was clear the treatment is working and she is looking forward to a happier and healthier future.

    Please help us raise as much money for our wonderful inspirational friend Mary!

    We would love for Mary to have a wonderful holiday away half will go towards this and half will be donated to the Brain Tumour Research Campaign.

    Many thanks

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    • Natasha de costres1 year ago
      Natasha de costres

      Natasha de costres

      1 year ago

      Big roar to all our Leopards today!!!! Thank you to everyone who has sponsored!!

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    • Natasha de costres1 year ago
      Natasha de costres

      Natasha de costres

      1 year ago

      Thank you to everyone that has donated so far and for everyone that is taking part for the Beachwear sponsored walk!

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    Page last updated on: 9/3/2017 10:59 AM

    Supporters

    16

    • natasha decostres

      natasha decostres

      Sep 3, 2017

      My Sponsorship for the Beachwear Walk and the Leopard Print walk. Thank you to everyone that sponsored me for this walk!

      £85.00

    • Kim Harris

      Kim Harris

      Aug 13, 2017

      £30.00

    • Noreen Mullins

      Noreen Mullins

      Aug 13, 2017

      Soo proud of you sis your so brave!! Love you lots 💓

      £20.00

    • dorita rodrigues

      dorita rodrigues

      Aug 13, 2017

      All the best x

      £20.00

    • Jen and friends

      Jen and friends

      Aug 3, 2017

      Here's my contribution and sponsorship for the walk we did last month! Good luck with the next one! Jen xx

      £46.00

    • Liz Perry

      Liz Perry

      Jul 10, 2017

      £50.00

    • Mary mullins

      Mary mullins

      Jul 9, 2017

      From your loving mum. Best of luck

      £20.00

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