In loving memory of Paul Gelder

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1 Jan - 31 Dec 2019

In loving memory of Paul Gelder

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Laura Gelder

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+ £473.75 Gift Aid

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Let's beat oesophagus cancer for my dad, Paul

In memory of

Paul Gelder

My lovely dad, Paul, was so brave, positive and absolutely determined to beat his cancer and live as long as he possibly could, but oesophagus cancer is so aggressive - the sixth biggest cause of cancer death in the UK. Worst of all, because he had no symptoms - as is so common with this kind of cancer - it spread before he knew he had it and he barely had a chance to fight it. I want to make sure this doesn’t happen to anyone else.

Cancer Research UK supports research into all aspects of cancer through the work of over 4,000 scientists, doctors and nurses but your donation here will go specifically into oesophagus cancer research.

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Rob Chilton



I did a month of work experience with Paul at YM in 1997. He was so kind, patient, helpful & set me on my career path: I’m now a mag editor. RIP Paul.


Bryony Radford



+£2.50 Gift Aid

Kate Dudley



+£2.50 Gift Aid

Maria & Brandon



+£12.50 Gift Aid

Love you longtime xxx


Katie Mcg



+£7.50 Gift Aid

Good luck Laura! So sorry to hear about your dad, but well done for doing something that could make a difference in future. I’ll be cheering you on! X





+£2.50 Gift Aid

Go Gelder! Lots of love honey xx

Total raised£2,505.00



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Oesophageal cancer

Oesophageal cancer rates are rising in the UK, and it's one of the hardest cancers to treat. It’s the sixth most common cause of cancer death and survival rates are poor. Help fund one of Cancer Research UK's top priorities – finding ways to improve survival from the disease.