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Nicky Hancock

Edinburgh Ultra Marathon and London Marathon

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]As many of you will know, our daughter Emily (now 13) is profoundly deaf.[/p][p]Having been born hearing, she gradually lost her hearing and was diagnosed profoundly deaf just before her 4th birthday.[/p][p]During this time, we had a frustrated little girl who was struggling to communicate with the hearing world, with hearing parents, a hearing brother (and a daft dog!).[/p][p]Emily underwent bilateral cochlear implant surgery just before her 5th birthday and entered the hearing world for the second time in 5 years. [/p][p]'How did you cope?' , some would ask......[/p][p]Firstly, because not coping wasn't really an option, but more importantly because of the amazing friends and family that surrounded us and the charities that came to our rescue :)[/p][p]Deaf Action were one of those amazing charities who threw us, and Ems, a lifeline. [/p][p]Ems joined their youth group, Deaf Express aged 9 and never looked back. [/p][p]We'd like to give them something back for what they have done for us and Ems and now all I need to do is run The Edinburgh Ultra Marathon this October and Run The London Marathon next year....yikes! [/p][p]Easy peezy lemon squeezy...said no one EVER![/p][p]Please join me (don't panic, you don't have to run!) in raising as much as possible for this amazing charity.[/p][p]Any donation, no matter how small is amazing[/p][p]Nicky and Ems xx[/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p][p][br][/p]

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Supporters

Sep 13, 2019

Kim Stuart

You are an inspiration to us all! Love and lots of luck - Kim, Phil and Otto

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Sep 9, 2019

James

Good lucky Nicky - great cause. No probs for u, dig in 💪

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Sep 8, 2019

Maureen and Peter. Foo

You are amazing ! You go girl!

£30.00

Sep 8, 2019

Sarah-Jane and Rob Eady

You are an inspiration. Go Nicky!

£30.00

Sep 5, 2019

THE PENDERS

BEST OF LUCK TO YOU! GO GIRL!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Sep 4, 2019

Steve and Rosie McLennan

Go girl ....Go !!

£50.00

Sep 3, 2019

Gillian

Sep 3, 2019

Scott Fernback

Good luck Nicky X

£20.00

Sep 3, 2019

Colin and Larica McFadyen

Simply an incredible effort for a wonderful cause. Go Nicky!

£50.00

Sep 1, 2019

Margaret Strang

Good luck Nicky xx

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid