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Kerry and Troi presented with their Guinness World Record certificate

Tom’s Trust’s London Marathon runners set new Guinness World Record

Two Tom’s Trust runners have set a new Guinness World Record for the fastest marathon with two female runners handcuffed together, raising more than £6,000 for children with brain tumours. Kerry Bullen, 48, and Troi Baxter, 27, both won places in the Virgin Money London Marathon ballot, and decided to use the opportunity to set […]

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Debs running at Silverstone

Mum who lost her son to a brain tumour runs half marathon for the first time since his death to help other families

A mum who lost her son in the space of just seven months to a brain tumour is now running a half marathon for the first time since his death to help other families. Debs Mitchell, 54, last ran a half marathon in 2010, when her eight-year-old son Tom met her at the finish line […]

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Cambridge Half Marathons runners doing a T for Tom

Debs speaks to BBC Radio Cambridgeshire

Tom’s Trust’s Co-Founder Debs was on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire this morning, speaking about Tom and her fundraising for the Cambridge Half Marathon, as well as our fantastic team of 100 runners (who as Debs says will be easy to spot in their luminous yellow vests during the race!) Listen here (you can hear Debs from […]

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The team during the ride in front of the sea and hills, holding up a Tom's Trust vest.

Four friends fund treatment for a child with a brain tumour for a whole year through 140-mile coast-to-coast challenge

Four novice cyclists have raised £1,480 for children’s brain tumour charity Tom’s Trust after pedalling 140 miles in a coast-to-coast challenge – enough to fund a child’s treatment for over a year. Alex Hagan, 27, and his friends Sarah Pagan, 28, Jake Kennedy, 24, and Dan Potts, 25, cycled from Whitehaven, Cumbria, to Tynemouth, North […]

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Kerry and Troi in handcuffs

Two runners to set a Guinness World Record for running the London Marathon in handcuffs in aid of Tom’s Trust

Two runners are about to set a Guinness World Record for the fastest marathon while handcuffed together, to raise vital funds for the children’s brain tumour charity Tom’s Trust. Kerry Bullen, 48, and Troi Baxter, 26, both won places in the Virgin Money London Marathon ballot, and decided to use the opportunity to set themselves […]

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Princess Diana picture

Signed picture of Princess Diana is unearthed by Tom’s Trust with hopes to raise thousands of pounds at auction

A signed picture of Princess Diana has been discovered by a brain tumour charity and will now be auctioned to raise funds on what would have been the Princess of Wales’ 60th birthday. Tom’s Trust, a Cambridge-based charity dedicated to providing psychological support for children with brain tumours and their families, uncovered the picture earlier […]

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Alex and Sarah doing a T for Tom

Three friends to cycle 140 miles in coast-to-coast challenge for Tom’s Trust

Three novice cyclists will be pedalling 140 miles in a coast-to-coast challenge to raise money for children with brain tumours. Alex Hagan, 27, and his friends Sarah Pagan, 28, and Jake Kennedy, 24, will be cycling from Whitehaven, Cumbria, to Tynemouth, North Tyneside, over the course of a weekend. They have chosen to raise money […]

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Tea for Tom: Tom’s Trust launches Tea for Tom to celebrate 10th anniversary and raise vital funds for children with brain tumours

Tom’s Trust has launched its summer event, Tea for Tom, to proudly mark its 10th anniversary and is inviting everyone across the UK to get involved to raise vital funds for children with brain tumours. Today (Wednesday 21st April) is National Tea Day and Tom’s Trust, which provides psychological support for children with brain tumours […]

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Schoolchildren raise more than £4,000 for Tom’s Trust by trekking to Sri Lanka in lockdown challenge

As children head back to school this week one secondary school will be celebrating more than just returning to the classroom. Bassingbourn Village College staff and students trekked, ran and cycled over 7,000 miles between them, the equivalent of walking from their school to the capital of Sri Lanka, Colombo, to raise £4,289.83 of vital […]

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Run for a Year: The TTP Cambridge Half Marathon

Our Cambridge Half Marathon runners hope to fund a year of Tom’s Trust care for children in the East of England. Update: We are thrilled to be a partner of the TTP Cambridge Half Marathon 2021. The event is now sold out, and we are delighted to be entering a team of 100 runners. You can […]

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