July 2018

Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 13:00
Dad-of-two, Ben Cross from Blackpool has undertaken six ambitious fundraising challenges over the past six months, to raise funds for Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital which saved his little boy’s life. In March 2016 Ben’s son Charlie was just four-years-old when a bout of chickenpox and a strep infection led him to contract necrotising fasciitis, a rare but serious bacterial infection that More...
Date: Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 21:30
Patient Richard Potter decided to give back to Manchester Royal Infirmary by taking on a mountainous challenge! Richard was diagnosed with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia and underwent chemotherapy in 2014, sadly he was recently diagnosed with a condition called myelodysplasia which means this summer Richard will need to undergo a stem cell transplant. Determined to give back to the Haematology More...