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Newbury 5k 2017
2 Jul 2017

Laura:5K with kids and Pretty Muddy

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Laura Munro

Total raised

£1,000.00

+ £225.00 Gift Aid

666 Complete
666% of £150.00 target
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My mum (only 64)died from cancer last November, after a cruel and painful struggle with the illness.

In memory of

Jan (Granjan) Munro

I am racing for cancer, with our children, in memory of my gorgeous mum (Granjan), (Newbury 2nd July). Mum died - way too early - last year, after a relatively short, but intensely cruel and painful struggle with cancer. I am also doing the Reading Pretty Muddy obstacle race with my dear friend Bex, in support of her lovely brother Chris, who is currently battling cancer.

Cancer inflicts so much devastation; from the moment of diagnosis, as a family member or close friend, it brings an overwhelming mental torture that intoxicates your spirit and makes every breath painful, every thought distressed. Everything is brought into question. When this sort of pain enters your life, it either consumes you or you can rise up and do something positive: to push for a better future, build your confidence in hope again, focus on what others may have which you had desperately wanted for your dearest loved one. On their behalf, in their memory, with the drive of their love, and the love you still ache for, you can fight on ....

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.

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James Munro

2017-07-19T20:43:53+00:00

£50.00

+£12.50 Gift Aid

Well done Laura and Becky for enduring the mud and cold water
You are an inspiration to all of us in the fight against cancer
Love Pa/Jim

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Laura Bond

2017-07-19T13:44:13+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Amazing. Well done for everything you are doing. Your mum would have been so proud xx

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Nic McDonald

2017-07-16T18:03:02+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

Huge congratulations to you and Becky! Well done! Sending lots of love. Nic, Chris and Lexi ? Xx

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Anonymous

2017-07-16T17:17:57+00:00

£20.00

For my best friend Jan and well done to you girls!

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Nicola Pike

2017-07-15T19:58:14+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Well done Becky and Laura!

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Geraldine Norris

2017-07-14T20:02:01+00:00

£30.00

+£7.50 Gift Aid

Good Luck Becky and Laura doing the Pretty Muddy tomorrow!
Love Becky's Mum and Dad xx

Total raised£1,000.00

Online£1,000.00

Offline£0.00

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