Action Medical Research | Children's Charity



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Ben Nevis 8 September 2018

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For more than 65 years we've been saving and changing lives through medical research and have spent over £117m funding some amazing breakthroughs.

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12 November 2018
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We're delighted that the annual fair's returning to #Lewes Town Hall! Just in time for #Christmas 😁 🎄 #charity…
London SE Action - 16 November 2018 12:19pm
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It's World Prematurity Day and to help raise money and awareness PB have been busy baking cakes…
Price Bailey - 16 November 2018 11:29am
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@TempleMedicalUK @actionmedres Hope you ladies had a lovely time! 🙌🏻
Society Aberdeen - 16 November 2018 08:38am
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