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Friday 25 April 2014 8:19 AM

Ambassador gran doing it for cancer-battling Kobey

The grandmother of a young boy with a one-in-a-million form of cancer has been selected to spearhead a campaign for Cancer Research UK.

Ann Jansen-East, 56, was chosen to be a 'go the distance' ambassador and encourage people to take on any type of running challenge to raise money for the charity.

Ann's grandson, Kobey Muller, featured in the Advertiser in


17:05 Thu 24 Apr 2014
The Guildhall in Windsor Sculpture trails, education and building a £1.6m leisure facility in Furze Platt are on the agenda for a Royal Borough meeting tonight. The cabinet will discuss plans for a sculpture trail along the River
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15:20 Thu 24 Apr 2014
The Guildhall A St John Ambulance volunteer who died after his car veered off the M4 near Maidenhead had fallen asleep at the wheel, an inquest heard today. Just after 2.30am on Wednesday, November 6 last
12:30 Thu 24 Apr 2014
Cyclists on last year's challenge. Photo by Stan Rose A call has been made to recruit cyclists for the Wembley Road Club's 26th annual charity cycle ride in support of the Thames Valley Adventure Playground in Taplow. The ride is on Sunday, June 29
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16:00 Thu 24 Apr 2014
Fire A fresh round of industrial action has been called by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) as part of its dispute with the Government over pensions. Firefighters in England and Wales will strike at the following
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13:10 Thu 24 Apr 2014
Nick Worth was taken to Wexham Park Hospital A motorcyclist left hospitalised after a freak accident with a van has branded the driver who fled the scene a 'gutless coward'. Nick Worth, 46, was left with a broken nose and glass in his
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11:40 Thu 24 Apr 2014
rolf TV entertainer Rolf Harris's trial is set to begin at Southwark Crown Court on Tuesday, May 6. The Australian-born star has pleaded not guilty to nine counts of indecent assault and three counts of sexual
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