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Ross Fripp's Cycling...

Ross Fripp's Cycling Challenge
Ross was a fit and healthy 24 year old when he became sick in November 2014. Suspecting it was just something he'd eaten, he carried on life as normal, but the sickness continued and gradually he developed further symptoms. Following...

Spreading a Little Christmas...

Spreading a Little Christmas Cheer
We're starting to feel a little festive here in the Smile4Wessex Appeals Office with the arrival of our 2018 Christmas Cards and we are really excited to be able to share them with you.  This year we have chosen not just...

Judith and Jeremy's Race...

Judith and Jeremy's Race to the King
We had the pleasure of meeting Judith Murray and Jeremy King this week and were thrilled to be able to show them round the unit, so they could see the projects we have funded from our past appeals and hear about our current...

Ella's Chop for Charity...

Ella's Chop for Charity
12 year old Ella Ashford is preparing to have her gorgeous blonde locks cut off in her fundraising efforts to support Smile4Wessex. This is her own way of thanking the brilliant team here at the Wessex Neurological Centre,...

Waitrose Community Matters

Waitrose Community Matters
If you shop at Waitrose you can nominate Smile4Wessex as your chosen local charity by completing the nomination form found at the Customer Services desk in store. Three good causes receive a share of £1,000...

Smile4Wessex Neuro Open...

Smile4Wessex Neuro Open Day
Our long-awaited Neuro Open Day gave those attending a unique opportunity to see and learn about many of the amazing projects that Smile4Wessex has funded. Following a brief welcome and introduction, visitors were divided...

'Wall of Smiles' Launched

'Wall of Smiles' Launched
We are delighted to announce details of the Smile4Wessex 'Wall of Smiles'. For the full story of this new initiative please click Wall of Smiles  

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Keith's 46 Mile Cycle

Keith Brown is no stranger to fundraising and has been a keen supporter of Smile4Wessex since his son, Tim, sadly passed away 12 years ago from an undiagnosed Arteriovenous Malformation at the age of just 19 years old. 

More recently, having undergone major heart surgery himself in 2015 for a long term heart condition, which resulted in an aortic valve replacement and bypass, Tim took up road cycling with the encouragement of his elder son James, to help maintain a level of fitness which would aid his recovery. He now cycles on a weekly basis and enters at least three Sportives each year.

Having completed his first Prudential RideLondon 46 last year for charity, when Keith was lucky enough to secure a place once again in the 2018 ballot, he kindly chose to support Smile4Wessex, and now prepares to tackle the 46 mile London-Surrey route next month.

We are very grateful to Keith for his ongoing support and you can visit his online fundraising page HERE