Jon Gregory

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Fundraising for British Heart Foundation
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Event: London to Brighton Bike Ride June 2022, on 19 June 2022
British Heart Foundation

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We fund life saving medical research to beat the world's biggest killers.


In 1988, 34 years ago, I had open heart surgery. It didn't bother me much at the time (the recent footballing events of the crazy gang beating the culture club had perhaps taken the edge off living). However, I now appreciate fully what I went through and the amazing people who cared for me. Indeed, there is no evidence on an MRI scan that I had heart surgery (a section of my Aorta was removed but apparently there was enough 'slack').

In my younger years, I ran the London Marathon twice to raise money for the BHF. However, my Marathon days are probably over and I am planning a cycle from London to Brighton as a more realistic alternative. 

I very much appreciate any donations to support the work of the BHF and their research into heart and circulatory diseases.

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British Heart Foundation

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Heart and circulatory diseases are the world’s biggest killers. That’s why the British Heart Foundation exists. By funding research, we can help find treatments and cures that could save lives. With your donations and the awe-inspiring science we fund, we make science fiction a reality, together.

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