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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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