South East Postcard

Bereaved families from London and the South East have been joined by MPs from all parties to launch a nationwide awareness campaign to highlight shocking new statistics that show the number of young people who lose their lives from the tragic condition sudden cardiac death now stands at 12 every week – a staggering 50% […]


Grandmother's artistic tribute

Joyce Thorn stages tribute exhibition in memory of her son and two grandsons. Proceeds split between CRY, the BHF and St. Barnabas' Hospice


SRC Ben Thorn Cycleothon – In memory of Ben Thorn

On 12th September 2004, the bi-annual SRC Ben Thorn Cycleothon took place. The sponsored cycle ride began at 7.30am, after which there was a party and BBQ, from 1pm which carried on into the evening. SRC is Dave Parker’s recycling company. Dave and Alison Parker are friends of the Thorns, and knew Ben. Every two […]


Car Jump for CRY – in memory of Ben Thorn

29th August 2005 On the August Bank Holiday Monday, Lee Paulson successfully completed an amazing Car Jump – to help raise awareness of CRY, and to raise money for CRY in memory of Ben Thorn. The event took place on a glorious day at The Oval Race Track, Water Lane, Angmering, West Sussex. Lee – […]