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Re: [IPk] Diabetes UK Weekend

Hi Barbara

We're going to the Altrincham weekend too - see you there!


In message <email @ redacted>, email @ redacted writes
>Hello Everyone
>Don't know where you all live, but I have just had my confirmation from 
>Diabetes UK that we have a place for the weekend at Altrincham, Cheshire.  I 
>am so excited because my husband and me have never had a moment on our own 
>and I know they have dedicated and highly trained staff on these weekends so 
>it means my little angel can not only meet other diabetic children (so she 
>realizes she is not alone), but she can go away without mum and dad breathing 
>down her neck about food, blood tests and excercise.  She will go to the zoo 
>maybe with all the other children and she will probably come back so excited 
>that she will run over to us and try to fit everything in that she has done 
>or seen and then she will want to run back to her new friends who all have 
>diabetes and she feels like she is not alone.  It is going to be absolutely 
>wonderful for us - I tell you.  We are going to Portugal for 2 weeks in 
>August but I must admit, I am looking forward to the Diabetes UK weekend more 
>than that because my little girl is going to benefit so much and so are a lot 
>of other diabetic children because, by then, Danielle is going to be on the 
>pump and she will be able to show other children what it's like.
>Does anyone want to come?  Do you live near the area of Altrincham?  I would 
>love to meet people off this site.
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Alison Orchard
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