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Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Why we need your help

On 16th August 2020 12 riders will be cycling the extremely difficult route from John O'Groats to Lands' End. This event is in loving memory of our daughter Kelly to raise much needed funds and of course help raise awareness of mental health, as well as highlighting Kelly's story (below) so that people can read it, understand it and learn from it to break down barriers and prevent people from taking their own lives. 

All costs needed to organise and carry out this event will be paid for by each Rider as well as extremely generous commercial sponsorship which means EVERY PENNY we raise will be used to support Mental Health Charities such as MIND to help fund specific projects for people's Well Being. Let's break down these barriers together......

Kelly's heroes - bike ride 2020

Kelly's story

On 18th December 2018, my daughter Kelly, took her own life. She started to suffer from anxiety and depression in March that year, but things really started to spiral downwards for her from around July time.

For a girl that was known for her happy go lucky attitude, someone that would help anyone at any time and lived life to the full, to deteriorate so quickly, it was not only heart breaking, but completely devastating. It has ripped out my heart and soul and left a huge void that will never ever be filled. Anger, grief, sorrow, bewilderment and above all else guilt are now huge factors in my life. 

Negative factors that I can let eat me up, or, I can use as fuel to give me the strength and resolve to get up every morning and try and make a difference. I don't want people to feel sorry for me, or my family, I want them to read Kelly's story, understand it and more importantly learn from it.


raised towards 80,000.00 target


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Martyn Annis

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

Shaun Baldry

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

John Hewitt

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

Paul Hewitt

Kellys Heroes Bike Ride 2020


Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Christopher Howes

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Jamie Jones

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

Peter Mew

Kellys Heroes - Bike ride 2020

Glyn Pepper

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020

Mark Sutton

Kellys Heroes - Bike Ride 2020


Dec 11, 2020


(plus 1.25 giftaid)

Dec 08, 2020

Chris Otterwell

Alun Rees suggested a donation for a wooden Christmas reindeer he made for us. Happy to oblige.

(plus 2.50 giftaid)

Dec 03, 2020

Les Hillman

(plus 12.50 giftaid)

Nov 06, 2020

The Ferrers School Sixth Form


Oct 31, 2020



Oct 07, 2020

Becky Gee

(plus 7.50 giftaid)

Sep 20, 2020


(plus 5.00 giftaid)

Sep 16, 2020



Sep 15, 2020

Andy Brierley

Great effort for great charity ?

(plus 6.25 giftaid)

Sep 15, 2020

Maureen Alan and Colin

Well done to you all.

(plus 5.00 giftaid)


Total raised so far


Total plus Gift Aid 130,167.07

Direct donations


Raised offline 39,162.00

Fundraising pages


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