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Jim Lynskey

Jim + Little Comets

Playing music throughout the Great North Run for Cardiomyopathy UK because more organ donors are needed in the UK @save9lives

400 %
raised of £1,000 target
by 181 supporters
  • Team members: Rob Coles, Mickey Coles, Matt Hall, Matt Saxon
  • Event: Great North Run 2016, 11 Sep 2016

Cardiomyopathy UK

We provide support and information to anyone affected by cardiomyopathy

Charity Registration No. 1164263



265 patients currently wait alongside me for a heart transplant - and 9,734 are in wait for other organs. Signing up with us could mean that you can save or transform up to 9 lives. 

Please text 'JIMO50 £1/£2/£3/£5/£10' to 70070 to donate to Cardiomyopthy UK. The charity support families and patients with heart muscle problems similar to myself.

LITTLE COMETS are attempting a unique take on the Great North Run 2016 by playing their music throughout the half marathon this September. I have become friends with the band since 2013 when my heart condition worsened. We hope that what we are trying to achieve will inspire people to make their respective organ donation decision and discuss this with their families. Significantly, the lads' attempt will conclude National Organ Donation Awareness Week (5-11th September 2016).. 

Please share this campaign with friends and family, if you can. Find us on Twitter @save9lives. 

We will keep you updated with exciting developments.. 

Thank you!


  • West Bromwich Albion FC manager Tony Pulis supporting my campaign in his press conference prior to the Leivester game in October. He does some brilliant things for charity - one of the nicest guy's I've met!
  • DAFABET, SAFC sponsors, are the first to show amazing support towards our campaign. A signed shirt and a piece in the match day programme on the way too.. +9