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Weʼre raising £1,000 to Help my Nephew recover from Brain Surgery. After having a Brain Tumour removed & half to Royal Hospital for Sick Children

Inverness, UK

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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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    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Aug 16, 2018

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

      £10.00

    • Bud

      Bud

      Aug 16, 2018

      Good luck man!

      £10.00

    • William Hutchison

      William Hutchison

      Aug 15, 2018

      Hope you reach your target and good luck with the Ben !!

      £10.00

    • Susan Rae

      Susan Rae

      Aug 15, 2018

      Good luck Billy, from Susan, John & Daniel

      £20.00

    • Davie coutts

      Davie coutts

      Aug 14, 2018

      Good luck with your fundraising

      £20.00

    • Nicola Turriff

      Nicola Turriff

      Aug 14, 2018

      Great cause Billy good luck Nicola xx

      £5.00

    • Lynn Hall

      Lynn Hall

      Aug 14, 2018

      Good luck with the climb, from Imogen and Elliot.

      £20.00

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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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