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Shrewsbury 5k 2018
1 Jul 2018

Alley's Race for Life

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Alice Daley

Total raised

£140.00

+ £22.50 Gift Aid

280 Complete
280% of £50.00 target
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In 2017 my dad passed away from bowel cancer. I plan to self propel the race in my wheelchair.

In memory of

Brian

24 Aug 1956 - 26 Sep 2017

In September 2017 I lost my amazing dad to bowel cancer, he was just 61 years of age and I was 22. I held his hand as he took his last breaths and I miss him with all my heart. Even though my dad didn't win his fight against cancer, I know we can beat cancer one day, and I was inspired my by sister who ran the great Welsh marathon in memory of my dad. Now running 5k compared to a marathon may sound easy, but I have two conditions; one called Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and one called Elhers Danlos Syndrome; I need to use a wheelchair to get around. I usually rely on a powered chair but I want to really challenge myself and self propel in my manual chair which I usually only use around the house or if someone is pushing me. To wheel myself 5k is going to be a huge challenge but I want to honour my dad's memory and raise as much money as I can for Cancer Research.

Please donate as little or as much as you can, every little bit helps. If you can't donate, please just support me in this venture.

"Cancer is happening right now, which is why I'm taking part in a Race for Life 5k to raise money and save lives.

1 in 2 people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. Every single pound you donate makes a difference to Cancer Research UK’s groundbreaking work, so please sponsor me now.

Donating through this page is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with Cancer Research UK."

Latest updates

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Katie Fant

2018-07-03T05:34:22+00:00

£10.00

So proud of you Alley!

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Elizabeth Lewis

2018-07-01T20:08:16+00:00

£20.00

Well done lovely sister xx

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Ruth Smith

2018-07-01T08:15:27+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Well done- you’re amazing! N, R, O &A

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Liz Bull

2018-07-01T08:06:34+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Sending you lots of love xx

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Gabi Lewis

2018-06-30T22:09:28+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid
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Cancer Research UK

2018-06-30T21:07:06+00:00

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donations

Well done Alice, you just got your fifth donation!

Total raised£140.00

Online£140.00

Offline£0.00

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