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Tim's Walk All Over Cancer Fundraising Page

Walk All Over Cancer 2020
March 2020

Tim's Walk All Over Cancer Fundraising Page

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Tim Holyoake

Total raised

£480.00

+ £112.50 Gift Aid

320 Complete
320% of £150.00 target

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I'm walking 10,000 steps every day this March for Cancer Research UK.

The last time I completed this challenge was after I was diagnosed, but before I had chemotherapy and a stem cell transplant for mantle cell lymphoma. My life-saving treatment was successful because of research carried out into this and other cancers, in part funded by Cancer Research UK.

After my wife's diagnosis of ovarian cancer last Easter and treatment, Jane is now benefiting from a newly available drug, Olaparib. Again, this drug and the hope that it brings wouldn't have happened without research.

But research costs money.

So I'm doing this challenge again, in part to improve my fitness, in part to say f*** you cancer, but mostly to raise some more funds for this vital research.

If you can spare a couple of pounds, that would be fantastic. If not, please just cheer me on as I wander around trying my best not to bump into too many people, animals and inanimate objects.

Thank you.

Tim.

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Julia Annandale

2020-04-07T11:51:23+00:00

£30.00

+£7.50 Gift Aid

Very impressed & such an important cause.

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Anonymous

2020-03-21T07:24:05+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid
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Chris wright

2020-03-14T08:30:48+00:00

£20.00

+£5.00 Gift Aid
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Tim Holyoake

2020-03-12T17:59:34+00:00

Sadly it looks as if the medical advice I've received today means that I'm going to have to put this attempt on hold. I will complete the remaining 19 days of the challenge as soon as I can. Here's my achievement so far: 12 days, 160,016 steps, an average of 13,335 steps per day. Stay safe all.

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Tim Holyoake

2020-03-07T21:19:26+00:00

End of the first week. 104, 873 steps - an average of 14,982 steps a day. I may need some new shoes afterwards at this rate!

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Tim Holyoake

2020-03-05T10:37:28+00:00

Still on target - just over 10,500 steps yesterday, many in the dark! It helps when you're walking with a purpose :)

Total raised£480.00

Online£480.00

Offline£0.00

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