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1 Oct 2020

Pete's Giving Page

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Pete Haynes

Total raised

£1,050.00

+ £255.00 Gift Aid

210 Complete
210% of £500.00 target
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I'm fundraising to raise money for Cancer Research UK

My lovely Mum - one of the kindest people I've ever known - died of breast cancer in March 2016. She was a tireless public servant and faced her disease with an inspiring dignity and grace, despite it blighting the last 5 years of her life and dominating her retirement. My Dad is currently bravely fighting bowel cancer as well, so I'd like to do something to help eliminate this unforgiving illness one day.

Now, I'm not a very good runner. At all. But I've been trying and would like to be able to run 15km by Christmas. I'm running 3 or 4 times a week and get about 0.5km / 1km better a week. I can currently run 5km (pretty much) but would like an incentive to keep getting better and I know my Mum would approve. I still think about her and miss her every day.

I will put pictures of my progress on here and I use the Strava app to map my runs so you can follow my progress. You don't have to, of course.

I know many people who have had their own battles and I'm sure everyone knows someone who has suffered from it. If you could give even £1 it would be a lovely gesture. I honestly can't think of a better cause.

Latest updates

Anonymous

Anonymous

2020-11-05T09:25:47+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid
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Jacqui Willis

2020-10-28T18:23:49+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid
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Matthew Boyns

2020-10-28T12:39:06+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid

All the best Pete

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Rachel Whinyates

2020-10-28T10:01:21+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

You’re doing great Pete!! Xx

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Sonia Doherty

2020-10-28T06:22:56+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

A fab cause Pete keep it going and we look forward to seeing you in the next Avengers movie...’Mr Bad Jokes Man’😂😘

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Amy Foreman

2020-10-27T23:18:23+00:00

£10.00

+£2.50 Gift Aid

Good Luck Pete! 💪🙌🏃🏃🏻‍♂️🏃

Total raised£1,050.00

Online£1,050.00

Offline£0.00

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