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Weʼre raising £2,500 to help fund treatment for diabetic retinopathy for our best friend in New Zealand.

Bristol, UK
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Have you ever thought about losing your eyesight at a young age? Not being able to see the smile of your wife on your wedding day, or see your first born child come in to the world?

This is the terrifying reality one of our best friends is facing.

He has been battling diabetes for years and has now developed agressive diabetic retinopathy. This will make him blind within 6 months unless he has an expensive course of injections which can reduce the damage within his eyes. However, he is on the other side of the world and unable to afford the massive outlay.

So, stepping up are the five other members of the wolfpack to scale the three highest peaks in the UK within 24 hours to raise the money to save his eyesight. Not a group of friends to watch when one of their own is struggling; we have agreed to this mighty challenge. We're five rotuned, balding, middle-aged men so will need all of your support to keep us going!

We have set ourselves a target of £2,500 to raise before we embark on the challenge on Saturday 9th June 2018. Any contribution no matter how big or how small will be greatly appreciated.

We will also be keeping a video diary to share with you the challenges we face.

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    Page last updated on: 6/20/2018 9:47 PM

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    122

    • Actis Insulation

      Actis Insulation

      Jun 20, 2018

      Congratulations Dan and team. From all your colleagues at Actis

      £200.00

    • Fiona

      Fiona

      Jun 18, 2018

      Well done and all the best Tomas, hope it all goes well.

      £20.00

    • Sheila Mccarthy

      Sheila Mccarthy

      Jun 17, 2018

      Hey Thomas.Had no Idea you were having this problem, we wish you the best of luck and feel confident this will be a success for you. Well done to your brilliant friends!!!Love Aunt Sheila

      £100.00

    • Jennifer O'leary

      Jennifer O'leary

      Jun 17, 2018

      £20.00

    • Brian Doherty

      Brian Doherty

      Jun 17, 2018

      Fair play tya, he's not s bad aul skin😄

      £20.00

    • Robert Harty

      Robert Harty

      Jun 17, 2018

      Well done lads.Best of luck with the treatments Tom.

      £20.00

    • David Wilson

      David Wilson

      Jun 15, 2018

      Well done mate!

      £20.00

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