Avon Mesothelioma Foundation
  • “Hannah asked for donations to AMF in lieu of her 30th Birthday presents, in memory of Des, her dad.”

  • “Essential equipment which may avoid unnecessary operations, bought with money raised for AMF”

  • “Essential equipment which may avoid unnecessary operations, bought with money raised for AMF”

  • “Ruby was fantastic support for her grandfather Barry. She did a sponsored silence at school, raising vital funds for which we are especially grateful.”

  • Dr Nick Maskell 200km cycle ride in 24 hours, with 3km vertical climb in San Baronto in Italy, the village named after the patron saint of cycling, to raise funds for AMF

  • Peter Lodge raising money for AMF

  • Adam boxing at a charity boxing match raising £1600 for AMF in memory of his dad, Barry

  • Adam boxing at a charity boxing match raising £1600 for AMF in memory of his dad, Barry

What is Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that develops from cells of the mesothelium, the protective lining that covers many of the internal organs of the body. Mesothelioma is most commonly caused by exposure to asbestos. The most common site for mesothelioma is the pleura (the outer lining of the lungs and internal chest wall).

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If you or someone close to you has been affected by an asbestos related disease such as mesothelioma, there is a group within Bristol and South West region which aims to provide support, information and...
28-01-2014
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Who are AMF?

The Avon Mesothelioma Foundation (AMF) is a local charity that has been established to help support patients with Mesothelioma and aid research into this devastating disease.

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