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Manager of Norfolk based developer raises £6,000 for Alzheimer's research

PUBLISHED: 11:51 19 June 2019 | UPDATED: 11:51 19 June 2019

Abel Homes sales manager Clare Cornish shortly after completing the London Marathon. Picture: Newman Associates PR

Abel Homes sales manager Clare Cornish shortly after completing the London Marathon. Picture: Newman Associates PR

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A sales manager for a Norfolk based developer has raised more than £6,000 for charity after running the London Marathon.

Clare Cornish is the sales manager for Watton-based Abel Homes and raised the funds for Dementia Revolution, a joint campaign launched by Alzheimer's Society and Alzheimer's Research UK.

More than 2,000 runners joined the cause and she complete the race in four hours, 20 minutes.

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Ms Cornish's grandmother lived with the disease and three years ago her father was diagnosed with the condition.

Abel Homes managing director Paul LeGrice said: "We are extremely proud of Clare for taking on such a massive challenge, and despite fighting injury during her training, completing the marathon in a tremendous time.

"As well as congratulating Clare, I would like to thank all our customers, suppliers and partners who supported her fundraising efforts."

Donations can still be made at uk.virginmoneygiving.com/clarecornish.

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