Author Archives: sjdeventsltd

About sjdeventsltd

Owner of an Event Management Consultancy Company, where we specialise in offering flexible services for all types of events, including fundraising projects in the charity sector.

Sir Chris Bonnington and ‘Ascent’ at Henley Literary Festival

Wow what an inspirational and motivational speak Chris Bonnington is and interviewed very well by Catherine Grainger a star in her own right, at the Henley Literary Festival to launch his new book ‘Ascent’ – a life spent climbing on … Continue reading

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Dear Cancer, love Victoria (Derbyshire) and Henley Literary Festival

Last night I attended the Henley: Literary Festival to hear the talk by Victoria Derbyshire as she spoke about her book ‘Dear Cancer, love Victoria. I had arrived early, so I went off to the Bell Book Shop in Henley … Continue reading

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3 years on – where does time go?

So, rewind to 21st September 2014 and this is the day that I lost my Mum. (picture from August 2014) She had fought hard to overcome liver and pancreatic cancer however, it was not to be and after a four … Continue reading

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A year after initial cancer treatment

Yesterday was a year, since I finished the radiotherapy I had after chemo and I just had the Herceptin till March but the main treatment for my breast cancer was over. Shortly after this, I went away and was very … Continue reading

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Giving back by volunteering at The Royal Marsden Chelsea

Over the past few years, I have certainly had my fair share of Cancer hospitals and what I remember the most was the friendly faces that would greet me, show me the way, and comfort and pacify me. So, rewind three years … Continue reading

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Royal Marsden March – I did it

Well, I did it, I managed to walk the 14 miles on my own,  in four and a half hours which I have to say is not a shabby result not that the Marsden March was a race. So, lets … Continue reading

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What changes in your body during cancer treatment?

I believe that two things change in your body while you go on your cancer journey and they are: Your brain And Your looks So, let me begin with my brain, well after being diagnosed you really do reflect on … Continue reading

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