Runners help Team Macy cause hit £40,000 fundraising milestone

Team Macy Bupa London 10k runners (May 2015).
Team Macy Bupa London 10k runners (May 2015).

A team of 18 runners, all from Hemel Hempstead, took part in the Bupa London 10k to raise money in memory of Baby Macy Cruickshanks.

The group raised £700 through the event held on Sunday, May 24, bringing the grand total raised in Macy’s name to a staggering £40,000.

Parents Helen and Paul Cruickshanks, of Leverstock Green, launched the fundraising effort following Macy’s death in November 2012 from a heart condition when she was just six weeks and one day old.

The money raised have gone to the Royal Brompton Hospital where Macy was treated and the Cardiomyopathy Association.

The runners were: Jo Kenny, Paul Kenny, Kirsty Russell, Tanya, Mark and Charlotte Dalton, Michelle Campbell, Chris Sword, Anthea Krempa, Richard and Catherine Parker, Danielle Kerr, Duncan Hamilton, , Chris Kitchener, Jason Hawkridge, Clare Fennessey, John Hewett, Sarah Partridge,

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