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  • Angela Court-Johnston and her daughter, Esme are running in the SimplyHealth Great North Run 2018 to help raise both funds and awareness for BTF.
  • Andi Robinson is running in the SimplyHealth Great North Run 2018 to help raise both funds and awareness for BTF.
  • BTF Trustee Joe Straw is raising awareness about thyroid disease, and how it can affect children, by setting himself an amazing year of challenges. During 2018 he will complete Joe's Five@25 and do a skydive, the Yorkshire Three Peaks (in under six hours), a triathlon, a bunjee jump and a half marathon to Mam Tor. To find out more about Joe and his challenges, and to donate to his fundraising please visit his JustGiving page.
  • Lucy Sloper will be running in the Half Marathon to IIchester and back on 26 May 2018. Lucy is supporting the BTF because both herself and her daughter Sophia have a thyroid disorder. She has chosen the 26 May to coincide with World Thyroid Day on 25 May 2018. Find out more on her JustGiving page.
  • Jordan Hammond is taking part in the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon on 8 April 2018. Jordan is hoping to raise some awareness and funds help provide research in thyroid disorders. To donate please visit this page
  • Victoria Flower gave up cake for lent. To donate to her page please visit this page.
  • Katherine Kneebone and her brother James Kneebone are running in the Virgin Sport British 10k London Run 15 July 2018 to help raise awareness of thyroid disorders and provide better treatment for patients. For more information go to their fundraising page.

  • Penelope Bailey is walking 100 miles as part of virtual runner UK, Penelope is hoping to raise funds to help people with all thyroid disorders. To find out more visit her JustGiving page
  • Martha Jeffrey is running in the SimplyHealth Great North Run 2018 on behalf of the BTF. If you would like to donate please go to her JustGiving page

  • Julian Jackson lost his sight in 2010 to a retinal inherited disease. Having personally overcome many challenges, he his convinced that ongoing eye research will provide solutions that will give those wrestling with avoidable and unavoidable sight loss so much hope, independence, mobility, financial independence and emotional well being.

  • The British Thyroid Foundation is delighted to be supporting Julian on his extremely courageous 1,000 mile Big Blind Walk from Land’s End to John O’Groats. Julian has again decided to embark on another inspirational fundraising challenge to raise awareness of sight loss, support research and create a translational research fund at the National Eye Research Centre (NERC). As a charity who support patients with Thyroid Eye Disease and aims to promote better treatment for patients, we are very proud to be a supporting organisation for Julian and wish him all the luck with his remarkable fundraising efforts!

    If you would like to sponsor this walk, help plan the route, drive the support vehicle or walk with Julian along some of the way, introduce him to potential sponsors or generate some media interest then please go to the Big Blind Walk website or email Julian or call him on 07773800073.big blind walk map


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