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Virgin Money London Marathon Ballot Place Runners

Virgin Money London Marathon Ballot Place Runners

If you would like to run for charity in the Virgin Money London Marathon, you can register your interest with the charities now. The charities listed below would love to hear from you so please click on their logos for more information.

  • Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity

    Contact the Challenge Events Team on 020 7239 3164

    We need to raise at least £50 million every year to help rebuild and refurbish Great Ormond Street Hospital. Help us save more lives and support our remarkable patients and their families by using your place in the Virgin London Marathon to be part of something special.

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  • Hope for Children

    Contact Rachel Simkin on 01442 234561

    Hope for Children is a small children’s charity which makes a big difference. We give practical support to those that need it most.

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  • St John Ambulance

    Contact Sabina on 0207 324 4168

    We believe that everyone should have the skills to save a life. With your help, we can achieve our goal.

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  • Spinal Injuries Association

    Contact Elizabeth Wright on 0845 071 4350

    Every eight hours three people experience a spinal cord injury, there are an estimated 40,000 people in the UK with a spinal cord injury. Running for TeamSIA means you will be helping to rebuild lives after spinal cord injury. Injury to Independence.

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  • Sense - for deafblind people

    Contact Contact The Events Team on on 0845 127 0063

    If 95% of what we learn comes through our sight and hearing, can you imagine the life of a child who is deaf AND blind? Help Sense help a deafblind child

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  • Bowel and Cancer Research

    Contact Micky on 020 7882 8749 or 07870 473711

    Bowel & Cancer Research specialises in research into bowel cancer & other bowel diseases, plus awareness. Run for us in the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon

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  • CLIC Sargent - Caring for Children with Cancer

    Contact the Running Team on 0845 602 4770

    Every day ­ten children hear "it's cancer". Only one charity cares every step of the way: CLIC Sargent.  Today we can only help two out of three families who need us. That’s why we need you to run for us.

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  • Marie Curie Cancer Care

    Contact London Events on 0845 052 4184

    Marie Curie Cancer Care provides free nursing care, every year, to around 25,000 terminally ill cancer patients in the community and in our hospices.

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  • Help the Hospices

    Contact the Events Team on 0207 520 2999

    Whether you need a charity place or have secured your own place we’ll give you all the motivation, support and information you need to cross the finishing line. Your determination will help people live well before they die.

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  • Children's Trust

    Contact Bryony on 01737 365018

    The Trust provides care, therapy, education and rehabilitation for children with multiple disabilities and complex health needs from all over the UK

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  • Orchid – Fighting Male Cancer

    Contact the Events Team on 0203 4657 293

    Orchid exists to save men's lives from testicular, prostate and penile cancers through pioneering research and promoting awareness. Run for Orchid and help support the 37,000 men in the UK who are diagnosed with male cancer each year.

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  • Multiple Sclerosis Society

    Contact MS Running Team on 0845 481 1577

    The MS Society is the UK's largest charity for people affected by Multiple Sclerosis (MS) - about 85,000 people in the UK.

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  • Save The Children

    Contact the Events Team on 020 7012 6400

    8 million children a year die needlessly from preventable diseases. No child is born to die. Join our team and help us give every child a chance to shine.

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  • ActionAid

    Contact the Supporter Care Team on 01460 238047

    Throughout Africa, Asia and the Americas ActionAid is helping poor families provide food, education and a future for themselves and their children.

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  • Breast Cancer Campaign

    Contact The Supporter Care Team on 020 7749 4114

    Breast Cancer Campaign’s mission is to beat breast cancer by funding innovative world-class research to understand how breast cancer develops, leading to improved diagnosis, treatment, prevention and cure. Join our team today and BE PART OF THE CURE!

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  • Mind

    Contact the Events Team on 0871 872 1144

    Take a positive step for mental health, run for Mind

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  • The Air Ambulance Service

    Contact the Team on 08454 130 999

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  • Demelza Hospice Care for Children

    Contact Clare Emmett on 01795 845204

    Demelza is a charity providing hospice care for almost 800 children with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions and their families across Kent, East Sussex and South East London.

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  • Make a Wish Foundation UK

    Contact the Running Team on 01276 405089

    By running the Virgin London Marathon for Runs Make-A-Wish Foundation UK, you will be helping to grant magical wishes to children and young people fighting life-threatening illnesses.

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  • The Brain Tumour Charity

    Contact the Events Team on 01252 749043

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  • Get A-Head Charitable Trust

    Contact Anne-Marie Patrick on 0121 371 5046

    Get A-Head is an independent cancer charity based in Birmingham. We raise funds to help people suffering from head and neck cancer and other diseases of the head and neck.

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  • Epilepsy Action

    Contact The Events Team on 0113 210 8800

    Every day, 87 people in the UK will be told they have epilepsy. Join our team today and help make a real difference.

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    Contact Running Events Team on 0207 825 2621

    The NSPCC is the leading children's charity fighting to end child abuse in the UK and Channel Islands. We help children who have been abused to rebuild their lives, protect those at risk, and find the best ways of preventing abuse from ever happening

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  • Maggie’s

    Contact The Events Team on 0300 123 1801

    Located in the grounds of major NHS cancer hospitals, Maggie’s Centres are places that can give the emotional, practical and social support that people with cancer need.

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  • Shooting Star Chase

    Contact The Events Team on 01932 823118

    Shooting Star Chase is the children's hospice service, supporting local families with a child or teenager not expected to reach their 19th birthday. Shooting Star Chase currently helps over 500 families living in western London, Surrey and West Sussex.

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  • Cystic Fibrosis Trust

    Contact the Events Team on 0300 373 1100

    Cystic Fibrosis affects over 9,000 babies, children and young adults across the UK clogging their bodies with thick, sticky mucus leading to lung failure and malnutrition. There is presently no cure. Please run with Team CF and help us See Off CF.

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  • Crisis UK

    Contact Saskia Crocombe on 020 7036 2694

    Crisis is the national charity for single homeless people. We are dedicated to ending homelessness by delivering life-changing services and campaigning for change.

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  • Arthritis Research UK

    Contact Sports Events Team on 0300 790 0402

    Arthritis Research UK is leading the fight against arthritis. We are the biggest funder of research into the cause, treatment and cure of all forms of arthritis in the UK.

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  • Rainbow Trust Children's Charity

    Contact The Team on 01372 220022

    Rainbow Trust Children's Charity provides practical and emotional support to families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness.

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  • Stroke Association

    Contact The Events Team on 020 7940 1344

    The Stroke Association are working for a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need.

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  • Tommy's, the baby charity - Saving babies' lives

    Contact Diana Stenning on 0207 398 3400

    Tommy’s fund pioneering research into the causes and prevention of miscarriage, premature birth and stillbirth. Join our team and we'll support you all the way with regular calls, huge cheers, and a post-race reception with a soothing massage, refreshments & entertainment!

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  • Children with Cancer UK

    Contact Emily and Poppy on 020 7404 0808

    Children with Cancer UK is the leading national charity dedicated to the fight against childhood cancer. Our aim is to determine the causes, find cures and provide care for children with cancer.

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  • Pancreatic Cancer UK

    Contact Hannah Harding on 020 3535 7090

    Pancreatic Cancer UK is the only national charity fighting the disease on all fronts: support, information, campaigning and research. Run for us!

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    Contact Matt Buck on 020 7091 7769

    Every day 70 babies are born in the UK with a life-threatening condition or an illness that will affect them and their families for life. Sparks aims to reduce this statistic so that all children have the chance to live a healthy, active life.

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  • WellChild

    Contact The Events Team on 0845 458 8171

    We help sick children and their families throughout the UK to manage the consequences of serious illness and complex health conditions through our programme of care, support and research.

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  • Anthony Nolan

    Contact the Events Team on 0303 303 3000

    Leukaemia, lymphoma, blood cancers – we can cure them all. Join us and save the lives of thousands of people in desperate need of bone marrow transplants.

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  • Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People

    Contact Claire on 01509 283 919

    Rainbows Hospice cares for children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions who come to the hospice for specialist respite stays, symptom management, palliative and end-of-life care.

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    Contact Kit Lewis on on 0207 095 5326 (direct) or 0207 095 5670 (Events Team)

    CAFOD works with local communities in 60 countries across the world - responding to emergencies, promoting long-term development and raising public awareness of the causes of poverty.

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  • ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

    Contact Sophie Coad on 0207 901 8913

    Since 1944 The Soldiers’ Charity have supported soldiers, former soldiers and their families, whenever and wherever they have served. Join our team to help continue our vital work supporting our Soldiers in times of need.

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  • Battersea Dogs & Cats Home

    Contact Kate Reeve on 020 7627 9339

    We aim never to turn away a dog or cat in need of help.

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  • Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research

    Contact the sports team on 020 7269 9001

    Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research is the only UK charity solely dedicated to research into blood cancers, including leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma.

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  • Brittle Bone Society

    Contact Christine Hope on 01382 204446

    Brittle Bone Society is the only UK wide organisation providing support to people affected by the rare bone condition Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI).

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  • Alzheimer's Research UK

    Contact The Fundraising Team on 0300 111 5 777

    Alzheimer's Research UK is the leading research charity for dementia. We are dedicated to funding scientific studies to find ways to treat, cure or prevent Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, Lewy Body disease and fronto-temporal dementia.

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  • Cancer Research UK - Official Charity of the Year 2015

    Contact The Events Team on 0871 641 2403

    Cancer Research UK is the world's leading charity dedicated to research on the causes, treatment and prevention of cancer.

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  • Mental Health Foundation

    Contact Heather Lacey on 020 7803 1123

    The Mental Health Foundation works for everyone’s mental health; helping people survive, recover from and prevent mental health problems.

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  • Pancreatic Cancer Action

    Contact us on 0303 040 1770

    We aim to improve survival for pancreatic cancer patients through early diagnosis - raising much needed awareness to help change the 3% survival rate.

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  • Alzheimer's Society

    Contact Nia Lonergan on 020 7423 3692

    Our vision is of a radically improved world for people with dementia

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  • AICR (Association for International Cancer Research)

    Contact the Events Team on 01334 477910

    Cancer knows no boundaries, fortunately neither do we. AICR (Association for International Cancer Research) is the leading international cancer research charity funding research across the world.

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  • Dementia UK

    Contact The Events Team on 0207 697 4174

    800,000 people in the UK are living with dementia. You can help us provide Admiral Nurses, specialist dementia nurses who give practical and emotional support to families affected by dementia.

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  • Action Against Hunger UK

    Contact Francine Heggie on 0208 293 6138

    Action Against Hunger | ACF International is an international humanitarian organisation committed to ending child hunger. ACF runs life-saving programmes in over 40 countries benefitting 6 million people each year.

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  • Bone Cancer Research Trust

    Contact Kate or Holly on 0113 258 5934

    Primary bone cancer mainly affects children, teenagers and young adults. Our aim is to improve outcomes for those people through Research, Awareness, Information and Support. Join us in making a difference!

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  • The Prince's Trust

    Contact The Active Events Team on 0207 543 7332

    We support 13-30 year-olds who have struggled at school, been in care, are long-term unemployed or been in trouble with the law, helping them to develop key skills and build their confidence.

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  • Cricket Foundation

    Contact Simon Roissetter on 0207 820 5777

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  • St Christopher's Hospice

    Contact Amy Hooper on 020 8768 4575

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  • Spinal Research

    Contact Robin Plowman on 020 8254 3200

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  • Multiple Sclerosis Trust

    Contact The Events Team on 01462 476700

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  • Parkinson’s UK

    Contact the Events Team on 020 7932 1347

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    Contact Jo Smith-Scott on 01822 811124

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  • LEPRA Health in Action

    Contact Sarah Thompson on 01206 216799

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  • Muscular Dystrophy Campaign

    Contact The Events Team on 020 7803 4828

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  • Caudwell Children

    Contact Challenges Team on 01782 600435

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  • Maypole Project

    Contact Nikki Taylor on 01689 889884

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  • Women's Aid

    Contact Faye Connelly on 0117 915 7451

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  • Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group

    Contact Karen Napier on 0116 249 4482

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  • The Royal Star & Garter Homes

    Contact Jane Hawes on 020 8439 8113

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  • The Haven

    Contact Chelsie Bennett on 020 7384 0024

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  • Bowel Cancer UK

    Contact Events Team on 0207 381 9711

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  • Refuge

    Contact the Fundraising Team on 020 7395 7713

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  • The Childrens Arthritis Trust

    Contact Celia Dulieu on 079667965657

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  • The Angus Lawson Memorial Trust

    Contact Silvie Wallington on 07841 591 273

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  • Against Breast Cancer

    Contact Events Team on 01235 534211

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  • Newlife Foundation for Disabled Children

    Contact Keleigh Tomlinson on 01543 468 888

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  • Birmingham St Mary's Hospice

    Contact Hamish Shilliday on 0121 472 1191

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  • Brain Research Trust

    Contact Lucy Lloyd-Ruck on 0207 492 0392

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  • Royal Veterinary College Animal Care Trust

    Contact Dawn Brindle on 01707 666045

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  • World Cancer Research Fund

    Contact Elena Damian on 020 7343 4222

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  • forCrohns

    Contact Tasha Adley on 0208 954 0277

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  • Bliss

    Contact Amy Taylor on 020 7378 5746

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  • The Donna Louise Children’s Hospice

    Contact Hannah Ward-Salt < on 01782 654440

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  • Royal Star & Garter Homes

    Contact Jane Hawes on 020 8439 8113

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  • Katie Piper Foundation

    Contact Carol Borwick on 020 8849 8938

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  • The Cardiomyopathy Association

    Contact Leanne Langdon on 01494 791224

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  • Motor Neurone Disease Association

    Contact Stuart Town on 01604 611866

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  • Victim Support

    Contact Jan Vallance on 07506 729450

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  • Bone Cancer Research Trust

    Contact Kate or Holly on 0113 258 5934

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  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity

    Contact Laura Power on 0121 371 4852

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  • The National Brain Appeal

    Contact Louise Fowler on 020 3448 4724

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  • Missing People

    Contact Daniel Magson on 020 8392 4575

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  • The Institute of Cancer Research

    Contact Judith Spevock on 020 7153 5307

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  • Dystonia Society

    Contact Ann Dedman on 0845 8031004

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  • Team World Vision Australia

    Contact Cheryl Lim on 03 9287 2524

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  • Royal Manchester Children's Hospital Charity

    Contact Hannah Thomas on 0161 276 8743

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