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Simon swaps the Boathouse for a boat in fundraising adventure

In his day job as a cook at the Boathouse Bistro at Gosport Marina, Simon Rowe hears plenty of sailors’ tales. This month he decided the time had come to embark on a trip of his own in a bid to raise £500 for a charity close to his heart, Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). […]

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Kaylee climbs Pen y Fan to help fight childhood liver disease

A 13 year old girl from Bargoed in Caerphilly who was born with a rare liver disease has done a sponsored walk to raise over £400 for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). Kaylee Wood has Alagille syndrome, a condition which affects the liver, kidneys, heart, and eyes. There is no cure for Alagilles so Kaylee […]

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Family fun weekend gives hope to Scottish families affected by childhood liver disease

Scottish families whose children have liver disease got together last weekend at a special event at PGL Dalguise, organised by Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). At the CLDF Family Weekend, which was part funded by Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme, families made the most of the sunshine, taking part in a range of activities including […]

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Royal Parks Half Marathon

CLDF is now taking applications for any of those who are filling in Drop-Out places for the Royal Parks Half Marathon . Please fill in the application below and a member of the Fundraising team will be in touch regarding your place.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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Domino’s come up with the dough

Big hearted staff at Domino’s in Garforth showed that they are more than just great pizza producers when they heard about a local little girl who has a rare liver disease. Three year-old Ada Butterfield from Allerton Bywater was born with biliary atresia. Her condition means a lifetime of medical care and maybe even a […]

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Tom prepares for Land’s End to John O’Groats cycle to help fight childhood liver disease

Tom Brading from Gosport is busy training for a 900 mile cycle ride. Next month (August 10), he will set off from Land’s End to John O’Groats in a bid to raise £3,000 for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF). The charity is an important one to Tom, a 23 year old engineering apprentice with the […]

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Paula plans sky dive after shedding 11 stone

A mother of two from Cheltenham is planning a sky dive to raise funds for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) to celebrate losing an incredible 11 stone. Paula Lea has been a supporter of CLDF ever since her daughter, Katie, who is now 18, was diagnosed with Alagille syndrome, a rare and incurable condition which […]

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Amazing Grace inspires school to fight liver disease!

Going off to primary school is a major milestone for any child. When Grace Kelly started at Maralin Village Primary School, however, it was a particularly proud day for her parents, Ethel and Ivan. The five year-old from Dollingstown was diagnosed with liver cancer at the age of 16 weeks and underwent a liver transplant […]

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Angela smashes fundraising target to fight childhood liver disease

Angela Stewart from Westerwood is no stranger to running. She has completed several marathons over the years, benefitting numerous charities. She is particularly pleased though with her performance at the Alloa Half Marathon (June 3). Not only did she complete the course in an impressive one hour 55 minutes despite the heat and humidity, but […]

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Troy and William’s marathon triumph!

May was a marathon month for 12-year-old Troy Parfitt from Corsham. He and his best friend William completed an amazing 26.2 miles each with a combination of running, cycling and dog-walking to raise over £1000 for Children’s Liver Disease Foundation! CLDF is an important charity to Troy, who was born with a rare liver condition, […]

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