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Fundraising in memory of James Dwerryhouse

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Karen Skene
Shotley, Ipswich

Help us keep James' memory alive with a play area at his school

Raising money for
Friends of Thomas Wolsey School

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A very belated update but have just been waiting for all donations to come in and I think that's it. 
We are all extremely proud to have taken part in this challenge.  Diane completed the whole 53 miles (as did Sandra pictured in one of the pictures).  Gemma just missed out one small section and I completed just over 26 miles, on and off during the day.  The training ruined me but Diane, Gemma and Sandra did amazingly well.  It was a great event with well-stocked checkpoints to keep us fuelled and the weather was kind.

This is why we did it....

James Dwerryhouse was Noah's friend and he sadly died in August 2016 aged just 7. Despite his health issues, James was a beautiful little boy who was full of fun and with a cheeky personality that made such an impression on all those he met. 

Gemma, Diane and I want to raise funds doing this crazy challenge to provide cover for and help improve the play area, that James used to love so much at his school, Thomas Wolsey in Ipswich so it can be used in all weathers for both play and learning.

Event details

Shotley 50 Peninsular- Essex & Herts LDWA

A 53 mile run through the Suffolk/Essex countryside in a cut-off time of 21 hours.


Event date

02-September-2017 09:30  - 
02-September-2017 21:00

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed


Shotley, Ipswich,
IP9 2QT,


Mad as a box of frogs - but wishing you all the luck with the training and the actual event.
Donation by Lorraine
on 09-05-2017
£2.50 gift aid
You are Wonder Woman and such a great cause! Xx
Donation by Jen Aylen
on 09-05-2017
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck from the Langans formerly of 6 Greenspire Grove x
Donation by Amands & Dik Langan
on 09-05-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Wish it could be more such a wonderful cause
Donation by Anonymous
on 08-05-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Wonder how many bushes you'll dive into that day...
Donation by Kelly Adams
on 08-05-2017
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by jen
on 08-05-2017
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Kerry Bailey
on 08-05-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Sharon
on 08-05-2017
£2.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £1,109.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £1,109.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £1,353.75

Donations closed

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