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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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Every day is Father’s Day for Lily

15 June 2018
Dad Simon Harriss, whose daughter has the devastating, disabling rare disease BPAN, explains that despite the progressive nature of Lily...

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Ultra endurance athlete Mark Beaumont gears up for an evening in Dorset

14 June 2018
Mark Beaumont likes to cycle. A lot. The 35-year-old athlete, broadcaster and ambassador has become something of a household name...

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Sarah Daniels
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Sarah Daniels - 19 June 2018 09:23am
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Ben Joel Price - 18 June 2018 21:55pm
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Chris Craig - 18 June 2018 21:51pm
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