Louise Keddick


The Brain Tumour Charity
The Brain Tumour Charity is the UK's leading and largest dedicated brain tumour charity. We fund scientific and clinical research into brain tumours and offer information and support to those affectd, whilst raising awareness and influencing policy. Our aim is to improve understanding, diagnosis and treatment of brain tumours.
Pendleside Hospice
Pendleside Hospice provides care free of charge to anyone in the Burnley and Pendle area diagnosed with cancer or other life limiting illness and support to family and carers. The hospice has a 10 bed in-patient unit, with individual en-suite rooms that provides both respite and terminal care. The day therapy unit offers the opportunity for patients to meet on a weekly basis for specialist nursing care, complimentary therapies, physiotherapy and social activities in a group or individual session. Transport and meals are provided. An out patient clinic also exists to provide complimentary therapies such as massage, aromatherapy and reflexology. Physiotherapists are based at the hospice as well as a specialist lymphoedema and breathlessness clinic. Care offered at Pendleside is extended into patients homes and around the clock by specially trained Hospice at Home nurses. Other services include bereavement and carer support, home care volunteers and equipment loan. The cost of providing care increases year on year in response to demand for services. Current annual running costs exceed £3.8 million, of which, more than £2.8 million has to be raised from fundraising and donations. The support of everyone in the community in helping us to raise the funds needed to provide care is very much appreciated. www.pendleside.org.uk Telephone 01282 440100
Hungarian Vizsla Welfare Charity
The Hungarian Vizsla Welfare Charity we are the only independent UK charity solely devoted to the rehoming, health and welfare of the Hungarian Vizsla. OUR VISION Every Vizsla has a healthy life in a happy home with responsible ownership. OUR MISSION The Hungarian Vizsla Welfare Charity promotes responsible ownership of the breed with advice about health and welfare and help with adoption and re-homing.
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Louise Keddick's fundraising page

Louise Keddick

My page: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/LouiseKeddick

 I'm raising money for three charities - The Brain Tumour Charity, Pendleside Hospice and Vizsla Welfare.

After the recent shock illness which has affected my mum and resulted in her fighting for her life in Salford Royal hospital I'm raising money to support the Brain Tumour charity.

In addition to this I'm also fundraising for another charity very close to my heart. Some of you may recall that earlier this year in February my beautiful Vizsla boy Walter suffered a tragic accident involving a stick which resulted in us losing him at only 17 months old.  Our family was totally devastated but had huge amounts of support from the wonderful Vizsla community and in particular the Hungarian Vizsla Welfare Charity. Shortly after losing Walter we rehomed Dexter, a nine month old Vizsla boy who helped to mend our broken hearts.  We now also have Rufus, another Vizsla boy who came to us through the Welfare group.

I am so grateful to everyone who helped us and want to raise some money for Vizsla Welfare to help them continue their fantastic work.

I'd also like to raise some money for Pendleside Hospice who have provided care to numerous friends and family members and who do great work in the local area. 

I've decided to set myself a personal challenge and will be running the Tatton Park half marathon in November. I've never run this distance before, I'm not a super fit runner - plus I've just had a baby in April so am fitting training around a newborn and three other children. This will be a tough challenge for me! 

All funds raised will be split equally between the three charities.

Thank you for reading and any donation you make will be much appreciated.


Recent donors


26.11.16 Cash boxes money

20.11.16 Hi Louise, two of the Charitys very close to my heart as My husband has just been diagnosed with a Brain Tumour. Well Done Louise & Gary & Valey and Nellie

20.11.16 Well done Louise!

16.11.16 Good luck Louise, glad to hear your mum is improving xx

14.11.16 Go for it Louise! Great to chat yesterday, didn't want to ask how your Mum was doing, but your fb post says she is doing better.

13.11.16 Good luck Louise, it's amazing what you are doing!xx

13.11.16 Smash it louise, love the inckles

13.11.16 Wishing your mum a speedy recovery! Two great charities - good luck Louise xxx

16.10.16 Good luck Louise with the run, you can do it.

04.10.16 Good luck Louise!

03.10.16 Best wishes to both you and your Mum Louise. A great effort!! Carole Knott


01.10.16 May your feet move you like the winged Mercury.. Your body and mind with the power of Hercules.. Your success akin to that of Nike .. And your recovery mimic that of Aurora -you'll smash it lady!! Elaine Nick & Harry Davidson xxx

01.10.16 All the best Louise and enjoy the race!

01.10.16 Good luck Louise hope your Mother gets well soon

01.10.16 Go Louise!!!

01.10.16 Good luck Louise, go girl, do it for your mum x

01.10.16 Well done Louise for these worthy charities

01.10.16 Good luck Louise - you are amazing!!! Knock them miles out!!

01.10.16 Good luck

01.10.16 Good luck Louise and wishing your mum a speedy recovery xx

30.09.16 Thinking of you all xxxxx

30.09.16 I hope your Mum has a speedy recovery

30.09.16 Love to you both , your mum & the rest of the family . X


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