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City Against MND Network

City Against MND Network Supporter to Walk 300 Mile Jarrow March to Raise Awareness

The City Against Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Network, a group for those working in and around the City of London who have in some way been “touched” by MND and would like to help find a cure and improve care/services for those living with it, announces supporter Thom Lant will be walking the historic Jarrow March to raise awareness of MND starting in Jarrow, North East of England on Monday March 6.

The 300 mile walk will follow the route of the original Jarrow March of 1936, travelling through many of England’s major cities and towns including Darlington, Harrogate, Leeds, Barnsley, Sheffield, Nottingham, Leicester, Northampton, Bedford, Luton, St Albans and finishing in London.

Celebrities Join Forces with the City to Combat Motor Neurone Disease

Former England test cricketer Chris Broad and Good Morning Britain presenter Charlotte Hawkins will host a Celebrity Quiz Night at Minster Exchange in the City of London on January 18 2017 to raise funds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA).
Broad founded The Broad Appeal together with his son, England test fast bowler Stuart, and daughter, Gemma, in memory of his wife Michelle Broad who suffered from MND and passed away in 2010. Hawkins’ father, Frank, also passed away with MND in 2015.