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Fundraising Walk

Fundraising Walk Saturday 29th August 2015 Over 50 people took part in various stages in a fundraising walk over 20 miles from Bridgnorth to Wellington in Shropshire. Lots of money was raised through sponsorship and lots was raised by collections on the day. Thank you to everyone involved. We have to report back to the local council on amounts raised in line with the permit we received by the end of this month. A full report on the day will follow that and a grand total too, watch this space! read more

Published: 22nd Sep 2015

Bens Progress :-)

Tuesday 22 nd September 2015 Ben is currently in the 25th week of his treatment for Leukaemia and we are very pleased to report that everything related to his recovery is on track and going well. We had a meeting today with Dr Tabitha Parsons at Princess Royal hospital Telford and she confirmed this to us and outlined where he goes from here on. We would like to thank all the staff at the childrens Haematology and Oncology centre for the fantastic care that Ben has had and continues to rec... read more

Published: 22nd Sep 2015

Well Done John !

Sunday 13th September is the day of the Morrisons Great North Run which starts in Newcastle upon Tyne, go's through Gateshead and finishes in South shields. A tough 13.1 mile course that is a test for any runner! John Duncan is the Manager of the Huntsman of Little Wenlock, friend of Ben and the Corfield family and overall good egg! In a effort to stay fit and stay in shape John suprised a lot of regulars in the pub by announcing his plans to take part with his brother Scott and he very kindly ... read more

Published: 11th Sep 2015

Welcome to our brand new website !

Thank you for taking the time to view our brand new website for the Ben Corfield football fund. We intend to use this to showcase events we have planned and to show ones that have taken place. There will be news, photo's and importantly information on Bens progress as he batttles Leukaemia. We have recently opened a bank account and when we finally recieve a cheque book we can start helping people with the money we've raised. The aim is to help children who are seriously ill and this will be do... read more

Published: 09th Aug 2015

Exciting times ahead !

Big things are planned for May 2016 ! Positive talks between ourselves and AFC Telford United have already been held on a proposed 'grand day out' at the bucks head stadium. Various events are going to held from morning to night all focused round an childrens football tournament. We are hoping to have a live radio broadcast aswell as live music into the night, finishing with a firework display. There should be something for everybody and will be open to the general public aswell as the childre... read more

Published: 09th Aug 2015