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Hospital Director walks a marathon

Jane Abbott, Hospital Director at Benenden Hospital, completed the 2016 London Moonwalk in around nine hours and raised £810 for research into breast cancer.

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Media inquiries regarding this story should be directed to Jane Barlow at Benenden Hospital.

01580 857425 jane.barlow@benenden.org.uk

Jane not only wanted to raise awareness and money but walking the 26 miles overnight was also a personal challenge. Following an accident her ankle has a plate and pins in situ, along with screws so that it doesn't move. Before training for the event the longest distance she had walk in recent years was just two miles.

She was met on the finishing line by Hospital colleagues and friends. She walked part of the route with one of her daughters.

There is still time to boost Jane's fundraising by pledging donations at:
https://moonwalklondon2016.everydayhero.com/uk/jane-1

Jane Abbott at the finish

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