won the Award in December by a landslide at a Gala Event at le
Palais d'Egmont in Brussels, organised by the European Voice.
one of the other nominations the Martyrs beat was Wim Duisenberg,
President of the European Central Bank, whose campaign was the
launch of the Euro.
cheque they received with the award was for 5000 Euros and today
they handed over the cash equivalent in Sterling (£3,150) to
Tonia Page of CancerBACUP in a presentation at Steven's market
two men chose the charity because Steven lost his father to
pancreatic cancer and Neil's wife Lynn lost both her parents to
more poignant is the fact that David Jude, one of the
magistrates in Steven's first court appearance (replaced by
state appointed Judge Bruce Morgan) who joined the Defence Fund
as a Trustee, sadly died on Sunday after a short courageous
battle against cancer.
Martyrs Defence Fund
48 Frederick Street
Tel: 0191 565 7143 / 07776 202045
3 Bath Place
Tel 020 7920 7214 Fax 020 7696 9002
Company Number: 2803321 Charity Registration No: