HELP SAVE A LIFE
I will be running the Bath Half marathon this year (my 1st) for a very personal and worthy cause...please help make a difference.
Raising money for
Lifeskills - Learning for Living
Donations no longer accepted
One evening, my father returned from work and collapsed. I very quickly realised 2 major things;
1) He was having a heart attack.
2) I did not have a clue what to do!
I held him, willing him to hold-on until the paramedics arrived but unfortunately it was too late. My father (Alfred) was only 49 years old. There isn’t a day goes by when I don’t think, ‘What if?’ If I had known some early medical intervention, would he still be alive today?
This is why ‘Lifeskills’ is such an important charity to me. Every September, we take our year 6 pupils to Lifeskills, where they learn the skills and knowledge that really can (and has done) save lives. From road safety & railway awareness to house dangers and early medical intervention, Lifeskills really do offer children and young adults the best and safest start in life.
They have a purpose built street with a road, cars, bank, chemist, shop as well a railway line/station, smoke filled room and a working, mock emergency telephone system in place. Not bad considering it's on the fourth floor of a dockside warehouse!
Please help to keep this precious organisation running.
Let’s make a difference.
Let’s save a life!
Bath Half Marathon
The Bath Half is one of the most popular races outside of London and the Great North Run. On Sunday 17th of March 2019, this ancient city will be awash with determined runners, enthusiastic spectators and colourful entertainers. Fun runners and the hotly contested Battle of the Bands, ensures that there is something for everyone both young and old. Every year this event helps to raise money into the millions and 2019 will be no exception!
Running / Walking
Event is completed
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