Duncan Willcocks

Charity

Mind
Mind has been speaking out for better mental health for 60 years and is the leading mental health charity in England and Wales. At Mind, we work for a better life for everyone with experience of mental or emotional distress.
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Duncan Willcocks 2017 London Marathon

Fundraiser: 
Duncan Willcocks

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/DuncanWillcocksLondon2017for
Kate

The photo is of my brother Stuart and my sister-in-law Kate on their wedding day in September 2012. A little over a year later their daughter Iris was born.

Following the birth of Iris, Kate suffered from post-natal depression and recovered after a few months in hospital. It was a wake up call to the seriousness of this illness. The charity MIND provided useful publications and advice on the illness.

In March this year we found out that Kate was expecting their second child, but tragically Kate suffered a relapse of the illness and in August Kate passed away. It has left a huge hole in our family and she is very sorely missed.

Despite saying I would never put myself through it again, I have secured a Gold Ballot place for the 2017 London Marathon and I will be running in memory of Kate for my brother Stuart and their daughter Iris. I hope in some small way, me out running in the wet and cold will provide a welcome distraction for Stuart over the coming months.

I will be raising as much as I can for MIND and details of their activities are available via the link on this page.

Any funds you are able to pledge are greatly appreciated.

Thank you!

Recent donors

20.01.17 Fantastic cause Duncan best of luck with the run

20.01.17 Great work - good luck!

17.01.17 Duncan Best of luck for the run! Jon

05.01.17 Go, go Duncan! Stuart & all the family must be so proud of you. For sure, Kate will be in your thoughts every yard you run! Dave & Viv xx

03.01.17 Go get 'em Duncan. Really lovely thing that you are all doing. Kate would've been so proud.

22.12.16 A very worthy cause - good luck Duncan!

01.12.16 Good Luck, Duncan!

30.11.16 Good Luck Duncan - from the CSR team at Aviva

23.11.16 Good luck with the training and the run Duncan. All the very best from the Bonfield's

14.11.16 Good Luck Duncan!

12.11.16 For our lovely niece who would always support this cause. Thanks to all

12.11.16 Good luck, so sad and great charity

11.11.16 Good luck. This is a worthy cause indeed.

11.11.16 For Kate, good luck Duncan x

11.11.16 Given with love for Kate. What an incredible achievement so far!

11.11.16 You're a good brother and uncle Duncan. Run like the wind my friend!

11.11.16 told you I would!

11.11.16 Running with Kate in mind in the hope that all the money you have raised will help others.

08.11.16 It's OK pal.....I'll get you through the training!!

08.11.16

08.11.16 Good luck!

08.11.16 Good Luck Duncan, what a wonderful gesture, Kate would be proud of you.

08.11.16 Good luck Duncan ... Enjoy the Winter training !

04.11.16 Great cause, good luck.

04.11.16 Wonderful cause and another excuse to wear lycra! Good luck Duncan.

£6,337.34

Running total

Target:
£2,500.00
Total raised incl. Gift Aid:
£7,225.68
Total donors:
131
Last donor:
David Falconer
20.01.17  
Offline fundraising:
£745.00
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