Charity swim

Hi, I said I would post with info about the charity swim in aid of Headway and its 13 days away so better had. Its on Sunday 8th September at Anglian water in Rutland county, Its going to be a real challenge for me, I've opted to swim 500mts and is mainly about building my confidence and proving I can do more than sit and watch TV and knit or read and if I can raise a little money for headway on the way all the better. I have a fundraising page on Virgin Money Giving the link is:

don't feel obliged to donate, your good wishes are quite sufficient. Its quite exciting as I haven't done anything like this before, will ask my husband to post photos as I'm no good at that. Wish me luck

Janet xxx

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  • Wish I could come and cheer you's quite a journey before you even take to the water. But hope you get loads of support ; you deserve it Janet for taking on this challenge in support of Headway. :-)

    Very best of luck m'dear. Lots of love cat xx

  • Thanks Cat, for the encouragement and sponsorship, I'm really looking forward to it, if a bit nervous, but nothing ventured eh! We're probably going down on Saturday and staying over nearby so I don't have to travel far on the day, soon be here won't it? Thanks again love Janet xxx

  • Hi Janet,

    A huge thank you for supporting us, this really is a big challenge and we all wish you the best of luck!

    Do let us know if you need anything in the run up to the event.

    Best wishes,


  • Hi, thanks for your good wishes, I'll reply to Rebecca's email now


  • Good luck mate headway is a worthy cause I go twice a week and would be lost without had to give up my job and miss the the crack with the lads I used to work with have made a lot of friends at headway and just really enjoy goin

  • Thanks for the good wishes , its real help to know I've got people behind me

  • Hi Janet,

    Can't write much as on phone and in rehab, just wanted to say that is brilliant and will be thinking about you and sending you loads of luck.

    Hope you really enjoy it.


    BettyK X

  • Thanks Betty, hope this week is better for you xxxx

  • Good luck Janet, will be thinking about you and cheering you on from afar! Please let us know how you get on x

  • Thanks Lubilu, its great to have the support xxx

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