Annual Cancer Support France cycle ride fundraiser has special meaning this year

Event will be held in memory of the association's founder, who died earlier this year

This year’s Cancer Support France cycle ride will be held in memory of the association’s founder Linda Shepherd, who died earlier this year at the age of 64 following her own battle with cancer.

The annual ride raises money for the charity which is now a network of associations that support English-speaking people in France affected by cancer.

Linda Shepherd
Linda Shepherd

Trained listeners give practical and emotional support adapted to the individual needs of cancer patients, their carers, families and those closest to them. It was founded in 2002, in Poitou Charente, by Linda ...

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