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Tweet Share We have a quick guest post today from Kayleigh Tanner who kindly took part in our London Bridges Challenge on Sunday. She kindly let us repost her blog about the day and how she got on. Be sure to check out Kayleigh’s blog – Bete It – where she talks about her Type…

Tweet Share Time for another guest blog post, today from Gareth Rowbotham whose 10 year old son, Samuel, has Type 1 diabetes. Gareth has recently set up a new website called CureSam to help raise money for Diabetes UK. You can read more about how Gareth and Sam get on by visiting their site and…

Tweet Share Read part 1 here. Eight o’clock on a barmy Saturday night in May, I joined thousands of other women and a few men dressed in our highly decorated bras (I didn’t mention the Bra Decorating Party? – not really a diabetes thing) gathered at Hyde Park Corner for a few hours finding friends,…

Tweet Share “Diabetes should not stop you doing anything.” So I was told the day I was diagnosed with diabetes. After I’d overcome the shock, it was time to put that to the test. I like walking so when a friend suggested the Moon Walk a few months earlier, it seemed like a good idea.…

Tweet Share On the cold but sunny morning of Sunday 17 October 2010, 15,000 people took to the streets of Cardiff to take on the annual Cardiff Half Marathon. Lots ran for charity, others for running clubs, with many runners sporting gloves to fight off the chill. More than 50 runners, including Claire Hillier from…