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Graham Baker

Edinburgh Marathon

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]I am planning to run the Edinburgh Marathon on May 26, 2019 in order to raise funds for FiSH Neighbourhood Care. I gave up running some years ago and have not run this distance, or anywhere near it, before and was inspired by my eldest son who ran the London marathon last year. I always like a challenge and thought this would be a good one. Training was going ok (albeit slowly) up to late March when I had to stop for three weeks due to injury. Now fully recovered, and with the lighter nights, it has restarted in earnest. I do not have a target time and will be very happy if/when I finish! [/p][p]FiSH was established in 1962 as one of the first neighbourhood care organisations in the country and is a registered charity that provides assistance to older and vulnerable people, including those living with dementia, located in Barnes, Mortlake and East Sheen (where I live) enabling them to live independent and dignified lives. FiSH offers friendship, support and practical help via a volunteer network. I became a trustee of FiSH in July 2018 and will become Treasurer later this year.[/p][p] All donations will be much appreciated and will make a huge difference to the vital work that FiSH does. [/p][p] Thank you! [/p][p] [/p]

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May 23, 2019

Stuart Buchanan

Great cause. Good luck!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

May 23, 2019


Good luck Graham Never tried this! Peter

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

May 22, 2019


£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

May 22, 2019


I thought you said RUM :) Good luck! Excellent cause!

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

May 20, 2019


Well done Graham for taking on the Challenge. All the best for next Sunday, we'll raise a glass to you in the pub. Stuart

£60.00 plus £15.00 Gift Aid

May 20, 2019


Good luck Graham. A great cause. Will be thinking of you (from my armchair!!)

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

May 19, 2019


Good luck!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

May 17, 2019

Kevin Reynolds

Good luck Graham-rather you than me

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

May 16, 2019


Good luck!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

May 16, 2019

Clare E

Amazing! Will be thinking of you on 26th and wishing you a dry and blister free run. Best of luck - Clare

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid