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This fundraising page is dedicated to the memory of

Amanda Williams

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Stuart Williams

We, Manda’s friends & family, would like to honour her memory by raising £13,500 for Sue Ryder, Duchess of Kent Hospice

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Duchess of Kent House Charity

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Manda spent her final 12 days at Sue Ryder, Duchess of Kent Hospice in Reading. She knew she was coming to the end of her life and had previously visited the hospice so knew the setup & surroundings.

After spending the first week having her pain controlled by the amazing staff there Manda said “I really feel like I’m being cared for with love & respect”. Their work enabled Manda to have relatively pain free visits from her boys, Donnie (13) and Freddy (10) which we know she was incredibly grateful for. She literally lived for those moments! The Duchess of Kent staff enabled Manda to be surrounded by her family & friends during her final days and to pass away without pain.

Incredibly, the Duchess of Kent Hospice is 100% funded by donations. Having witnessed the amazing work that they do every minute of every day we feel the need to assist with a small part of their fundraising efforts. 

As Manda’s friends & family, we are aiming to raise at least £13,500 as this is the amount it costs Sue Ryder to run the group of 3 local hospices PER DAY!

We will undertake multiple activities and we will not stop until we have raised £13,500. 

Thank you x

Event details

Our ongoing activities

Bella & Amelie cake sale - Saturday 13th January

Gary, Gary, Bernadette & Carl, Reading half Marathon - 18th March

Kirsty, Jo & Kirsty, Sue Ryder Forget-Me-Not Walk - 13th May

Charity football match followed by a fundraising evening with live music and raffle event, Sawbridgeworth - 2 June

Hayley, Pretty Muddy - 2 June

Kev - Ride London - 29 July 
Kev - Revolve 24 - 15-16th September

Event date

23-January-2018 00:00  - 
31-August-2019 00:00

Event type

Multiple events

Event already started


Proceeds from a charity weekend at The Red Lion in Chobham. Events included a 12 hour darts marathon, a race night, a 12 hour fancy dress treadmill challenge and a raffle. Thanks to all of the customers for their support.
Donation by Sally Whitear
on 15-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck Kirsty. Xx.
Donation by Dave needham
on 12-05-2018
£7.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 12-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Ayesha Condon
on 11-05-2018
£7.50 gift aid
Good luck on Sunday Matthew & Phoebe! Love from Jean and Ted xxx
Donation by Jean & Ted Bye
on 09-05-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Lisa Stevens
on 08-05-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck for the Forgot-Me-Forgot walk on 13th May. Love Mum, Dad and Nan.
Donation by Anonymous
on 07-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Kathleen (English Martyrs Catholic Church) kindly donated this money when she saw the pre-school were raising funds via cake sales & fancy dress days for the Duchess of Kent House in memory of Amanda.
Donation by Anonymous
on 07-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck JoJo and all the Lawmans love from the Masons xx
Donation by Suzy Mason
on 05-05-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck Mathew and phoebe, love uncle smurf and auntie Sadie xx
Donation by Steve Baker
on 01-05-2018
£7.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £8,413.30
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £8,413.30
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £9,807.05

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