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Road to RecoveryHelp Team ‘Road to Recovery’ hit their TARGET! Martin Borley along with 3 friends donned their Lycra and have been raising money for Breast Cancer Care and all the amazing work they do by cycling an incredible 278 miles (477 km) in the London to Paris Bike Ride from 19th July – 23rd July 2017. Martin says, ‘As part of this little excursion we'd love the opportunity to raise money for Breast Cancer Care and give something back. This disease is something that has affected both close relatives and friends and we have all witnessed the pain and heartache associated with it.’ The team have/will also be participating in the following events: 30th April - Pedal for the J's Hospice - 50 miles 7th May - Ride for Helen - 35 miles 21st May - Tour De Dengie - 50 miles 19th July - London to Paris - 278 miles 3rd September - Essex 100 - 100 miles [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="386"] London to Paris[/caption] [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="388"] Riding for and in memory of all those affected by Breast Cancer[/caption] Martin and the team funded the trip themselves so every single penny donated goes directly to the charity. Any donation, no matter how small, would be greatly appreciated and really help spur the team on to smash out the miles and reach their target. www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Martin-Borley3 Breast cancer changes everything, and every 10 minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with it. Breast Cancer Care understands the emotions, challenges and decisions people face every day. They know that everyone's experience is different. 691,000 people in the UK are currently living with a breast cancer diagnosis and right now, Breast Cancer Care can't reach everyone when the need them, but with support, they can be there for more people with care, support and information from day one.