Fundraiser for ex-pupil-
by Andy Gray
A fun day tinged with sadness
will be held to remember former St Simon Stock Catholic School
pupil Natalie Langworthy.
The mum-of-one died last month
aged 35 after a "monumental" battle with leukaemia.
The gathering takes place next
Saturday, March 31 on the playing fields of her old school in
What was meant to be an event to
help pay for her ongoing treatment will instead be a fundraiser for
Natalie, who moved to Australia
from the family home in Abingdon Road, Barming, five years ago, was
diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of leukaemia in March
In November that same year, she
was told it was in remission after she underwent experimental
treatment in Germany, funded by a worldwide appeal which raised
Sadly, the cancer
Natalie's mum Deborah, who still
lives in Barming, is expected to attend the fundraiser at St Simon
Stock Catholic School between noon
which includes a football signed
by Manchester United's first team are planned events. Her old
classmates are compiling a scrapbook of memories and photos to send
to Elkie in Australia.
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