Action Medical Research | Children's Charity

Saving and changing children's lives through medical research

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London to Paris 2018

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For more than 60 years we've been saving and changing lives through medical research and have spent over £110m funding some amazing breakthroughs.

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Recent blog post

London - Nice: A 1000 mile cycling challenge

15 August 2017
On Wednesday 19 July, 90 cyclists began a 300 mile journey from Crystal Palace to Paris in order to raise funds for Action. But for some...

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Two charity bike rides, £270,000 raised and a proposal in Paris

2 August 2017
It’s known as the ‘City of Love’ and Paris certainly lived up to its reputation for one Kent couple following a charity...

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Working with parents/teachers to develop intervention to help #preterm children in school @UoN_HELM @actionmedres…
Samantha Johnson - 16 August 2017 14:13pm
Samantha Johnson
Fantastic input from stakeholders today to help develop our intervention for #preterm children @actionmedres
Samantha Johnson - 16 August 2017 14:04pm
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Meet Hero Hilly (Simon Hill from Colliers_UK ) one our of #Racethesun team helping raise funds for @actionmedres…
In-site Property - 16 August 2017 12:11pm
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