Pedal power pushes Chemo Appeal

Liam Stanton, Lewis Stanton, Marcus Northcott and Alfie Harris pictured delivering their cheque for

Liam Stanton, Lewis Stanton, Marcus Northcott and Alfie Harris pictured delivering their cheque for £518 to the Chemotherapy Department in Barnstaple. - Credit: Archant

Four youngsters complete an impressive cycle to help raise money towards the new North Devon chemotherapy unit.

FOUR amazing boys from North Molton Junior School have completed a lengthy sponsored cycle in support of the North Devon Chemotherapy Appeal.

Liam Stanton, Lewis Stanton, Marcus Northcott and Alfie Harris are all aged just 10 or 11, but nonetheless cycled 25 miles from Barnstaple to Bideford and back, raising £518 in the process.

In fact, Marcus even completed the journey on his BMX bike, which has no gears at all.

“They were very determined to raise as much money for the appeal as they could,” said fund raiser Julie Whitton.


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“The boys were very enthusiastic and rode an incredible journey, helping us to reach our £2.2million target to help cancer patients in North Devon.”

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