In 2006 my dad Dennis, was diagnosed with cancer. He displayed no symptoms until it had already spread to his liver...
Despite chemotherapy, 9 months after his initial diagnosis he was gone.
Aged 59 - Bowel Cancer
In 2014 my mum Lindsay, was diagnosed with cancer. She displayed no symptoms until it had already spread to her liver...
Despite chemotherapy and radiotherapy, 9 months after her initial diagnosis she was gone.
Aged 66 - High Grade Neuroendocrine Cancer
In May 2014 my mum-in-law, Jen, was diagnosed with cancer. Her only symptom was a toothache.
Despite surgery and radiotheraphy 9 months after her initial diagnosis she was gone.
Aged 51 - Oral Cancer
The story just keeps repeating...
But with your support we CAN change the ending ..
In 2017 I added 3 more names to the RaceforLife sign on my back.
My lovely friend Ruth - Hodgkins Lymphoma
My mother-in-law Julie - Breast Cancer
My uncle Harris - Bowel Cancer
This year I carry those three names on my back as survivors.
Research has beaten polio.
Research is beating HIV.
One day research will beat cancer.
I cant change the past, but by raising money for Cancer Research UK I can help change the future.