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Weʼre raising £500 to help little Liam fight his brain tumour and build special memories with his family

Newark, UK
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Thank you for taking the time to visit my page… please have a little read below about what I am doing and more importantly, why I am doing it…. and please please donate if you can xx

On Sunday 12th August I will be taking part in Newark Half Marathon… I’ve run a few shorter distances but I have never ever run this far so it will be a real challenge… of both mind and legs!

While it will be a personal achievement to complete this, the most important reason is to raise as much money as possible for a lovely little boy called Liam. Liam is the 5-year-old son of friends of ours and, devastatingly at the start of May, he was diagnosed with DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) which is a rare, inoperable, incurable brain tumour. Liam was given up to one year to live.

Whilst there is currently no cure, tests and trials are being carried out in a handful of places around the world to work towards a cure or extend the prognosis beyond a year.

Liam’s family and friends are doing everything possible to raise awareness, support and crucially funds to help towards possible specialised trials, as well as helping Liam, his Mum & Dad, and 3-year-old sister Evie, build as many special memories together as they can.

This half marathon is going to be tough for me…. it’s going to hurt both physically and mentally, but that is absolutely nothing compared to what Liam and his family are going though. So please, if you can spare a few pennies (or pounds 😊) to help please donate – every donation really counts.

To read more about Liam’s story please take a look here….. https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/love4liam

Thank you so much, Zoë xxx

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  • Zoe Avis4 days ago
    Zoe Avis

    Zoe Avis

    4 days ago

    Well I did it!! It was an amazing experience, I did better than i hoped and I'm so happy I could raise some really important funds for a very special little boy.. we are all very grateful... thank you all so very very much xx

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Page last updated on: 8/12/2018 4:00 PM

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  • Francesca Green

    Francesca Green

    Aug 12, 2018

    You did good Zoe! Feel pride in you.xxxxxxx

    £30.00

  • David Green

    David Green

    Aug 12, 2018

    Good luck. Hope the rain holds off

    £15.00

  • Dawn Munslow

    Dawn Munslow

    Aug 12, 2018

    Good luck x

    £10.00

  • Wendy Avis

    Wendy Avis

    Aug 10, 2018

    Good luck for Sunday Zoe, hope it goes well

    £30.00

  • Jean Ingham

    Jean Ingham

    Aug 9, 2018

    Good luck

    £10.00

  • Mrs G

    Mrs G

    Aug 8, 2018

    Good luck!

  • R Purcell

    R Purcell

    Aug 1, 2018

    Go Go Zo Zo #loveforlittleliam #thisgirlcan 💛

    £20.00

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