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Please Support the Wallace & Gromit Grand Appeal

GA Fundraiser LogoWallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal, the Bristol Children’s Hospital Charity, provides cutting edge, life-saving equipment, family accommodation and arts, music and play therapy for patients and their families at Bristol Children’s Hospital. Since 1995, The Grand Appeal has raised over £35 million to transform the lives of sick babies and children at the Hospital and Special Care Baby Unit






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Holly and Gordon Hodge, Dalry

1st August 2016

From 19th to 21st July, I was blessed to stay with the amazing family of Holly and Gordon Hodge in their home at Dalry, North Ayrshire.  Holly and Gordon are friends of my friends and, although I […]

Jayne Richards, Porthcawl

30th April 2016

My host in Porthcawl was a lovely lady called Jayne Richards. I stayed with Jayne in her beautiful home for two nights on 16th  and 17th April and felt like I was in a five-star […]

Heidi Loughlin, Portishead

28th April 2016

On the 8th and 9th of April I was hosted by a truly inspirational lady called Heidi Loughlin.  Heidi was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer during her pregnancy last year.  As she […]

Phil & Nic Strugnell – Porth, Cornwall

26th March 2016

Phil and Nic Strugnell, a lovely couple with who I stayed on 15th of March at their home in Porth, Cornwall. Phil and Nic are friends of my friends and great supporters Helen and Roland […]

Tracey Salters, A Real Castle Stay!

20th February 2016

I was invited by Tracey Salters to stay with her for two nights during my 4th and 5th day of walking. What an amazing and caring woman she is! She has two gorgeous dogs and […]

Meeting Elizabeth

16th February 2016

On a beautifully crisp, sunny autumn afternoon at the beginning of October last year, Elizabeth went with her mother, Natalia, to The Cheltenham Children’s Literature Festival to watch my Archie rhino show after school. This […]

One Week to Go! 2016

7th February 2016

Just one week, Yes one week to go before Natalia sets off on her 5,000 mile plus Marathon Walk of the British Coastline to raise £100,000 or more for the Wallace & Gromit Grand Appeal […]

Laptop Friday

5th February 2016

Richard Kean, thank you for introducing me to the group of amazing people at the Laptop Friday business meeting. I am looking forward to seeing you all at my Launch evening. To donate go to […]

Poem for Elizabeth

4th February 2016

My Little one … My sweet Elizabeth … You were an amazing and very special girl – a very life loving and always happy … You were my little ‘chatterbox’ with infectious smile and very […]

Rainbows 2016

4th February 2016

The symbol that represents Elizabeth is a rainbow. When Elizabeth was still alive but critically ill in hospital I knew I would do something for charity. I was so impressed and profoundly impacted by the […]

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