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Team story

[p]On the 26th August 2017 we will take on the South Coast Challenge to raise money for Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice in honour of our gorgeous son Winston.[/p][p][/p][lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]Hi Friends,[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]As you may have heard, Rhi and I have signed up for the South Coast Challenge. On 26th August 2017, we’ll be walking 100km from Eastbourne-Arundel in 24hrs in honour of our beautiful son Winston.[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]We’d be grateful if you could share this on our behalf;[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]Expecting our second child, Rhi and I moved from London to Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex to make a new home with our son Winston in October 2015. After only a few special months of our new life here and just a few weeks before his fourth Birthday, Winston died very suddenly and unexpectedly of Bronchopneumonia on Jan 24th 2016.[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]Since Winston’s death, we have been helped through the darkest of times and the birth of Winston’s brother Frank by our friends, loved ones, the NHS and the children’s hospice Chestnut Tree House. [lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]As well as caring for children with life-shortening illness and providing valuable respite for their families, CTH provided us with time and a safe space within which to take decisions you hope never to have to whilst facing our greatest fear. Even now 12 months later we are still supported by them.[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]Since losing Winston, we have been encouraged by the efforts of our family, friends and strangers who have raised money for CTH in Winston’s memory. We now feel able to do something ourselves to honour our beautiful boy and will be walking 100km in 24hrs as part of the south coast challenge on 26th August 2017 to raise money for CTH.[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]We'd be extremely grateful for your support and have set up this fundraising page http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fundraiser-web/fundraiser/showFundraiserPage.action?userUrl=RhiannonFisher&pageUrl=4.[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]Many thanks,[lt]/div[gt] [lt]div id="_mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"[gt]Rhiannon, Ric, baby Frank and Winston in our heartExpecting our second child, we moved from London to Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex to make a new home with our son Winston in October 2015. After only a few special months of our new life here and just a few weeks before his fourth birthday, Winston died very suddenly and unexpectedly from Bronchopneumonia on Jan 24th 2016.[lt]/div[gt][p]Since Winston’s death, we have been helped through the darkest of times and the birth of Winston’s brother Frank by our friends, loved ones, the NHS and the children’s hospice Chestnut Tree House. [/p][p][lt]br /[gt]As well as caring for children with life-shortening illness and providing valuable respite for their families, CTH provided us with time and a safe space within which to take decisions you hope never to have to whilst facing our greatest fear. Even now 12 months later we are still supported by them.[/p][p][lt]br /[gt]Since losing Winston, we have been encouraged by the efforts of our family, friends and strangers who have raised money for CTH in Winston’s memory. We now feel able to do something ourselves to honour our beautiful boy and will be walking 100km in 24hrs as part of the south coast challenge on 26th August 2017 to raise money for CTH.[/p][p][lt]br /[gt]We'd be extremely grateful for your support and any donations you are able to give to spur us on as we prepare for the challenge over the coming months. [/p][p]Many thanks,[/p][p]Rhiannon, Ric, baby Frank and Winston in our hearts x[/p]

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Event

2017 South Coast Challenge

2017 South Coast Challenge

27 Aug 2017

Charity

Chestnut Tree House

Chestnut Tree House

Supporters

27-Oct-2017

SheilaB

Sorry it's so late - congratulations on a great feat (and probably sore feet).

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

18-Oct-2017

YogaSue

Donation from Sue's Yoga class

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

18-Sep-2017

The Deering's

Well done! We loved the montage too. Love to you all. Julia, Rob, Bud and Daisy xxxx

£40.00 plus £10.00 Gift Aid

13-Sep-2017

Al

I'm full of admiration for you both, having just done a 10k walk yesterday across similar terrain. Well done.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

13-Sep-2017

Libby

We're overawed by your amazing feat (feet!) In very loving memory of a very special little boy.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

12-Sep-2017

Anonymous

Well done from all of us at Myla and Davis xx

£100.00

06-Sep-2017

Nicky Marks

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

06-Sep-2017

Sarah Jane Chapman

This is embarrassingly late, but what an amazing feat. You are both phenomenal. Much love xx

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

04-Sep-2017

Jacquie - Sues Yoga

Best wishes.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

04-Sep-2017

Chloe Astin

Huge congratulations on your mega walk! Super impressive. Thinking of you all always. Chloe xx

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Rhiannon Fisher

Rhiannon Fisher

Richard Preece

Richard Preece