AMMF supporters take on The 2.6 Challenge

Sunday 26th April 2020, should have been the 40th Virgin Money London Marathon and one of the most prominent fundraising days of the year. However, the Covid-19 pandemic meant that the months of training and fundraising by charity supporters had to be put on hold. The nationwide 2.6 Challenge was an alternative and 'safe' way to engage supporters and to raise the vitally needed funds for charities across th...

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Join ‘The 2.6 Challenge’ and support AMMF!

  Now more than ever, people with cholangiocarcinoma need support. Join the rest of the nation in 'The 2.6 Challenge', whether you’re running around the balcony for 2.6 miles, doing 26 press ups with the dog on your back or bench pressing 26 kilos with your children, we need your support! So, if you can make a donation (big or small), it would mean the world to us. You could even go one ste...

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Andrea’s AMMF Army reach new heights!

In February 2020, Andrea Sheardown and the #AndreasAMMFArmy tackled their biggest fundraising challenge for AMMF so far, trekking to Everest Base Camp! Having successfully scaled Mount Kilimanjaro in 2018 and cycling 450km from Vietnam to Cambodia in 2019, Andrea has always felt that Everest was ‘meant to be’! Along with her husband Chris, son Sam 16, sister Mandy and 11 other members of the #AndreasAMM...

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AMMF Pets in Purple 2020 – The winner is……

AMMF's 'Pets in Purple' photo competition proved so popular last year that we knew we should do it  again for this year's Awareness Month and we were certainly overwhelmed with all the wonderful entries! The idea was simple - the pet's photo with the most 'Likes' on AMMF's original Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn pages won. It was great to see all the 'like's' and 'comments' coming in and to s...

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February CCA Awareness Month 2020 – Pets in Purple photo comp!

February is Cholangiocarcinoma Awareness Month and AMMF's ever popular 'Pets in purple' photo competition is back! The rules are the same as last year's... your pet must be sporting something in AMMF purple. Animals for AMMF – Your pets in Purple! We would love to see photos of your pets in purple. You can be creative, you can be inventive, you can be funny, so long as it’s purple. If you need som...

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AMMF London Marathon 2020 – Dan’s our man!

AMMF's Silver Bond Place Runner - London Marathon 2020 We are delighted to announce, Daniel Barron as the proud owner of the 'once in every 5 years' and very precious, AMMF London Marathon 2020 Silver Bond Place. Daniel made the successful winning application, securing his place to run in memory of his beloved younger sister, Claire, who sadly died of cholangiocarcinoma in December 2018. On Daniel's ...

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AMMF’s Ballot for London Marathon 2020

As Silver Bond holders with the London Marathon, AMMF has one guaranteed place every five years, and 2020 is our next year! We know we have many loyal supporters who entered the general ballot in the hope that they will win an own place to run for AMMF, so we've waited until the ballot results are out so that those who have been unsuccessful can have another chance to get a place - by entering AMMF's...

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“Summer Snaps” winner is announced!

"Summer Snaps" This summer we have loved seeing the awareness raising photos that have been submitted for our 2019 photo competition. The main rule was that something AMMF - t-shirt, bag, wristband, etc -  should be visible in the photo. It was a difficult decision as this year's entries were all so good but finally we can reveal the winner! Well done to Poppy Turnbull and family, for their 'pun...

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AMMF’s Summer of ‘Fun’-raising ideas!

When the weather turns warmer and the days seem longer, the team at AMMF get the itch to be outdoors! What better way to use the space around us and all the 'extra' hours we seem to find, than spending time with family and friends, having fun but also making a difference? The summer holidays can be a long time to keep the kids happy and occupied and not everyone wants to  venture abroad. So here are som...

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AMMF’S New ‘Summer Snaps’ Photo Competition

Show it, snap it, send it!   New for 2019 - AMMF's 'Summer Snaps' Photo competition will run from 15th July to the end of September. Whatever you're planning this summer - at home or in far flung places - you can take part in AMMF's awareness raising photo competition. Show it, snap it, send it! Whether you're having a picnic, visiting the zoo, sightseeing in exotic places, or just relaxing on th...

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