couple start emotional fundraising walk
Burnham-On-Sea couple are pulling on their walking boots to take
part in an emotional fundraising walk.
and Peter Burridge-Clayton are walking the 51 miles of the Coleridge
Way to raise funds for Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research.
They aim to complete the trek by September 23rd which will be
the third anniversary of Jo's bone marrow transplant.
say they are undertaking the challenge together because, although
it was Jo who was diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia, Peter
has supported Joanna throughout her transplant journey.
treatment was life-saving, but with more research, more treatments
could be found to save others from undergoing this harsh regime,"
is the bedrock on which to improve treatments and diagnosis for
blood cancer patients. Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research is driving
smarter and faster diagnosis and inspiring new treatments and
care. A blood cancer diagnosis can have a huge impact on family
and friends as well as the individual. So please give generously
to this very worthwhile charity."
couple have a JustGiving donation page here.