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£385raised of £1,000 target by 18 supporters

    Weʼve raised £385 to Help my Nephew recover from Brain Surgery. After having a Brain Tumour removed & half to Royal Hospital for Sick Children

    Inverness, UK
    Funded on Friday, 7th December 2018

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    My nephew Daniel has been through a nightmare journey, from complaining about Headaches & not getting the medical attention required, to two weeks later, being in such pain that he was given a ct scan at Raigmore Hospital then rushed by Ambulance to Glasgow sick children's Hospital & had a Brain Tumour removed. He spent 21 Days in Glasgow, 15 of them pretty much bed-bound due to the drain from his skull! All this for an Autistic 14 year old boy. I am so proud of how he has coped, showing true strength & courage whenever he has to go back & get examined to see if the operation has been a success & no further growth has occurred. So far so good! Daniel has had to learn to walk again, that has taken 8 months. Things are so much harder now than they were. I would love to send him on a fantastic holiday. I think it’s the least he deserves for his positive outlook & Possibly his parents could do with a break too!

    Whatever I raise, will be spent half to Daniel & half to Royal Children’s Hospital Glasgow. Please help.

    I’m not the fittest of folk, growing up with Asthma & now sitting in a car for work, however I have always fancied climbing Ben Nevis. So on either the 5th or 6th of September 2018 I will be giving it a go, with my Best Friends, son Stuart Patterson guiding & cajoling me along the way. (Thanks Stuart).

    I signed the pledge until then, to help improve my fitness & will start carrying my golf clubs again until then. So sponsor me, give what you can spare & hopefully together we can raise a good old sum & bring some much needed cheer to a very spirited 15 year old. Thanks for reading, Billy



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      • Gordy


        Sep 1, 2018

        Good luck with your walk Billy.


      • David & Sandra

        David & Sandra

        Aug 31, 2018

        Go Billy!👍🏼👍🏼


      • Anonymous


        Aug 27, 2018

        Wish Daniel best of luck. Enjoy the day too.


      • Barry


        Aug 27, 2018

        Good luck it's a great cause


      • Hannah Wilkie

        Hannah Wilkie

        Aug 21, 2018


      • Anonymous


        Aug 16, 2018

        The very best of luck with fundraising for a worthy cause.


      • Bud


        Aug 16, 2018

        Good luck man!


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      William Mackay

      William Mackay

      Inverness, UK

      After a CT scan at Raigmore Hospital he was rushed by Ambulance to Glasgow sick children's Hospital & had a Brain Tumour removed. He spent 21 Days in Glasgow, 15 of them pretty much bed-bound. It took 8 Months to learn how to walk again. at only 15 years old he deserves a break x

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