A Manchester mum is set to take on her first ever half marathon to raise funds for John Taylor Hospice.
Samantha Williamson will be running the 13.1-mile route in Chester this Sunday in memory of her father David Davidson.
David was 67 years old when he died from liver cancer in March 2015. He received care from John Taylor teams who helped him to stay at his home in Handsworth Wood.
“Dad always said he didn’t want to die in a hospital or a hospice so to be able to fulfil his wishes and get support from John Taylor at home was wonderful,