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Neighbour and friend of Lowings family to raise thousands in memory of teenager Harry

Neighbour and friend of Lowings family to raise thousands in memory of teenager Harry

News   •   Mar 20, 2018 09:00 GMT

Andrew Harvey, 43, from Bacton, is training five days a week to complete the Virgin Money London Marathon and raise £2,500 for The Sick Children’s Trust which supported his neighbours, Tracey and Gary Lowings, with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation while their son, Harry, battled for his life in two specialist hospitals miles away from home.

 Friend running to raise money for family of little boy in desperate need of a new heart

Friend running to raise money for family of little boy in desperate need of a new heart

News   •   Mar 19, 2018 15:20 GMT

Emma Ford is taking on her first ever marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust who continue to support her close friends, Tracy and Adrian Bloor, whose son Alexander is in desperate need of a new heart. She will run the Virgin Money London Marathon on 22 April alongside 16 other #TeamSCT runners.

In times like these, you need the support of your family. You can’t do it alone.

In times like these, you need the support of your family. You can’t do it alone.

News   •   Jan 02, 2018 16:46 GMT

We supported Ivy's parents when she was flown from Malta to Great Ormond Street Hospital for heart surgery.

We were told Tessa was one in 500 million and only 37 cases like hers have ever been recorded in medical history

We were told Tessa was one in 500 million and only 37 cases like hers have ever been recorded in medical history

News   •   Dec 22, 2017 12:04 GMT

Tessa Evans was born with an incredibly rare facial anomaly called arhinia, which means she has no nose. It is an extremely rare condition, with 47 reported cases in the history of modern medicine to this day. When she was born her parents were told she was one in 500 million, although since then the odds have gone down to one in 20 million.

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#TeamSCT - Meet Georgie, who is running the London Marathon for us!

#TeamSCT - Meet Georgie, who is running the London Marathon for us!

Blog posts   •   Apr 06, 2017 20:06 BST

Georgie, a nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital, has decided to undertake the London Marathon for us. Read all about why here.

#Simonsays...It's time for hill training.

#Simonsays...It's time for hill training.

Blog posts   •   Jul 08, 2016 09:21 BST

Simon is one of our #TeamSCT RideLondon-Surrey fundraisers - see how his training's going!

#Simonsays...Let's step it up a gear

#Simonsays...Let's step it up a gear

Blog posts   •   Jun 20, 2016 16:46 BST

It's seven weeks to go until Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 and one of our #TeamSCT members, Simon Marchant, will be sharing his training updates with us. Simon is the Grandad of a little boy Theo who been undergoing treatment at GOSH and we have supported his family at Guilford Street House. Simon is now raising over £1,000 for The Sick Children's Trust to say thank you.

#sundayrunday – Meet Gregg, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

#sundayrunday – Meet Gregg, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Blog posts   •   Apr 08, 2016 14:00 BST

Gregg answered a few questions for us just two weeks ahead of the London Marathon.