Staff do their bit

Staff at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Ely have raised £120 for Liam s Fund. Porters Elf and Safety were joined by staff from reception and the outpatients department. They dressed up in fancy dress and organised a collection around the hospital.

Staff at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Ely have raised £120 for Liam's Fund.

Porters 'Elf and Safety' were joined by staff from reception and the outpatients department. They dressed up in fancy dress and organised a collection around the hospital.

The Ely Standard launched its year-long fund-raising campaign Liam's Fund last month to support Liam Fairhurst who is trying to raise £100,000 for the children's cancer charity CLIC Sargent.

The 12-year-old decided to raise money for CLIC last August when his friend, Jack Wilkinson, also aged 12, died from the disease.


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The pair met at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge when Liam was receiving treatment for a cancerous growth in his leg. Sadly, Liam's cancer returned at the start of this year, but he is making a good recovery and his dad Mark told us that Liam has recently returned to school on a part-time basis.

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