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Jordan’s jump to fight childhood liver disease

Jordan Walsh from Gosforth, Newcastle will be getting the Easter holidays off to an adrenaline-fuelled start this Sunday (April 14) when he bungee jumps from the Middlesbrough transporter bridge. The 28 year-old, who works for a local law firm, is raising funds for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) and the jump has been prompted by […]

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Susie and Freddie take on Bath Half for a special cause

A brother and sister from Alderminster have completed their first half marathon and raised much needed funds for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). Susie Barnes, 23 and her 21 year old brother Freddie are both students at Bath University and decided that doing the Bath Half Marathon would be a great way of raising funds […]

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Margaret receives special award for 25 years of volunteering

  A Solihull volunteer has been given a special award for 25 years’ service to a Birmingham charity which is close to her heart. Margaret Adler, who lives in Shirley, has been giving her time to Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) every week since 1994. Margaret knows all too well the importance of the charity’s […]

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Thomas inspires fantastic fundraising from big brother’s Boys

  The First Milltown Company of the Boys’ Brigade have raised £1300 for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation at their annual enrolment service, having been inspired by the baby brother of one of their members. Two year-old Thomas Bell from Portadown, whose brother, Joshua, is a member of the Brigade’s junior section, was born with the rare […]

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Neston mums plan a Big Yellow Party for a very special cause

  Four  mums from Neston are putting on a Big Yellow Night Out this Friday night (March 29) to raise funds for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation.  The charity is an important one to Tash Hudson, Lori Coombes, Suzanne Baird and Alex Cooper as Alex’s five year-old daughter Imogen was born with the rare liver disease, biliary […]

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Nicola and Jackie prepare to Walk the Big One

Two friends from West Lothian are embarking on a fundraising mission with a difference next Friday as they walk up The Big One, the famous roller coaster at Blackpool Pleasure Beach in order to raise funds for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation. The charity is an important one to Nicola Allen from Kirknewton as her 20 […]

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Stuart takes on Colchester Half for a very special cause

Stuart Wainwright from Leavenheath will be taking on the Colchester Half Marathon on March 24 in a bid to raise £1000 for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). The charity is an important one to Stuart as his 15 year-old son, Sam, was born with the rare liver disease, biliary atresia.   “Sam’s diagnosis came as […]

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Pickle Wars raises over £7200 for children’s charity

The annual Isle of Wight Pickle Wars, which took place at the Woodvale Hotel in Gurnard in January, raised an amazing £7200 for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). Terry Ashdown, who started the pickled onion making contest as bit of fun 18 years ago, is delighted with the result. “We enjoyed tremendous support from the […]

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Keeping Faith – sixth form students plan a 100 mile run to support their friend

A group of sixth formers form Castle Rushen High School in Castletown are planning to run 100 miles on Thursday and Friday this week to raise funds for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) in support of one of their classmates. Seventeen year-old Faith Crook, who lives in Port St Mary, developed autoimmune hepatitis and suffered […]

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Lord Mayor calls on Birmingham businesses to join in Big Yellow Friday

Birmingham businesses had the opportunity to find out why they should be turning the city yellow on March 1 when they attended a special reception hosted by Children’s Liver Disease Foundation about their annual fundraising day, Big Yellow Friday.   The event which took place at the Lost & Found, was attended by the Lord […]

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