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Richard Bazeley

London Marathon 2015 for Leukaemia & Lymphoma

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]Hi, thanks for visiting my page. [/p][p]I ran the Virgin Money London Marathon on 26th April 2015 in 03:03:57 for Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research. Please sponsor me by donating a few quid to this page.[/p][p]Why did I do this?.... [/p][p]A colleague of mine Roger has recently been diagnosed with chronic leukaemia and at the time of me typing this (30/10/14) he is in hospital to have chemotherapy, his family are being tested for suitability of a bone marrow transplant and we all hope that treatment can go ahead soon. Shortly after he was diagnosed I found out I had got my own place in the London Marathon through the public ballot so I asked Roger which charity he'd like me to support and he chose this one. This means 100% of your donations will go to the charity and my place in the race costs them nothing. [/p][p]Furthermore I never met my father in law as he was sadly taken by this same disease in the mid 90's before I met my wife so this is a casue close to the hearts of my family and I.[/p][p]Childhood leukaemia is the most common form the cancer in children. In 1960 a child's chance of surviving was nil but now thanks to the research by Leukaemia & Lymphoma research nine out of ten children survive.[/p][p]More people under 40 die from blood cancer than any other type of cancer. The equation is simple, the more money raised the more lives we save. [/p][p]UPDATE! 09/03/2015 - Roger has had the bone marrow transplant the other week and is currently recovering in hospital.[/p][p]Through Virgin Money Giving, you can sponsor me and donations will be quickly processed and passed to charities. Virgin Money Giving is a not for profit organisation and will claim gift aid on a charity's behalf where the donor is eligible for this. I really appreciate all your support and thank you for any donations.[/p]

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Supporters

May 5, 2015

Maureen Tranter

Well done Rich

£15.80 plus £3.95 Gift Aid

May 3, 2015

Alicia Bazeley

Well done, bro.

£10.00

Apr 27, 2015

Richard Bazeley

Sponsors from work

£75.00 plus £18.75 Gift Aid

Apr 27, 2015

Phil Corbett and Gill Corbett

Good work mate, awesome time and awesome charities your raising money for

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 26, 2015

Carol Gray

Well done Richard. You were amazing. Be very proud of your achievent.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 26, 2015

Daryl & Jess

Congratulations mate :) 3:03 is an awesome time.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Apr 26, 2015

Trish

Good luck Rich, hope it all goes well for you today xx

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 26, 2015

Diana Heygate

Richard, good luck, you're a star.

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 26, 2015

StuEkins

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid

Apr 25, 2015

Penny R

Good luck Rich and well done on raising money again for a good cause x

£10.00 plus £2.50 Gift Aid