We are honoured to receive 2 invitations to the Queen’s Garden Party each year, as our Patron is HRH Prince Charles. One Walk the Walk team member has the privilege to attend each year, and takes someone with them who we feel deserves this very special treat! This year, Sue went with one of our amazing Volunteers, Joel, who has been supporting Walk the Walk for many years, taking part in 19 events in total, two as cycle marshal and the rest as zone leader. Here’s what Joel had to say:
It’s London MoonWalk time, so it’s all go… go…go… and with only 1 day to go, read on to catch up with all the latest news and tips for the BIG night!
Please do read all the information to find out what is happening… So here goes! Continue reading
Are you getting excited?
With only 4 days to go until the BIG night it is all beginning to feel very real, but now is the time you need to start your preparation countdown!
Just 5 simple things you need to do this week which will help us to help you! Continue reading
Hi, I’m Victoria and this journey has been a very short one compared to some.
Cancer runs in my family. Not one particular cancer, it’s quite varied. All one one side – that’s probably why my Mum kept a secret from me for so long – out of fear.
She lost her Mum and her Brother to cancer. Her brother died in his late forties, they were very close growing up and with one older sister, the three of them were devastated when their Mum suffered – then passed away.
It was the early hours of a cold and dark Thursday 26 February 2015, and with only a few hours of broken sleep behind me, I was walking through the doors of the departure terminal at Heathrow Airport. A mixture of nerves and excitement bubbled up inside me. It was finally here, the Arctic Marathon 2015.