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Mike Wilson dressed as 'Spider-Dad'

VIDEO: Basingstoke dad releases documentary in memory of his son

Hope From Jayden campaign raises incredible £43k for Naomi House Hospice

Hope From Jayden campaign raises incredible £43k for Naomi House Hospice

An artist's impression of what the cancer centre will look like

Charity football match set to deliver boost for cancer centre charity

Stormtroopers with Darth Vader

Stormtroopers to invade Festival Place as part of charity collection

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Basingstoke teams to take part in charity car rally

Basingstoke teams to take part in charity car rally

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Lou, Ella and Mike Wilson, who are raising funds for Naomi House Children's Hospice

Dance show will honour Jayden Wilson

The fundraising golfers

Golf day pulls in the pounds for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

Actress Ashna Rabheru wins Arts and Entertainment prize at A Place to be Proud of Awards

Mark Jones receives his award

Ambassador award for former Gazette editor

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VIDEO: Mike Wilson releases amazing SpiderDad film in tribute to his son

VIDEO: Mike Wilson releases amazing SpiderDad film in tribute to his son

A Place to be Proud of Unsung Hero Award goes to caring Colin Godfrey

Lou, Ella and Mike Wilson with their award

Wilson family receive Judges' Special award for Hope for Jayden campaign

Members from the Labour Line receive their award

Basingstoke hospital midwife service honoured for its work

Basingstoke Bison ice hockey team are presented with the Sports Hero award

Basingstoke Bison scoop Sports Hero award

Helen Frawley, centre, with parents Tim and Linda

Talented Basingstoke teenager scoops Young Achiever award

Whitchurch youth project honoured for community work

Whitchurch youth project honoured for community work

Dr Keith Thomson and Ian Byett win Lifetime Achievement gongs at A Place to be Proud of Awards

The winners of the A Place To Be Proud Of Awards 2015

PICTURES: Inspirational people honoured at Basingstoke's A Place to be Proud Of Awards

The start of last year's Basingstoke Half-Marathon

Ark Cancer Centre Charity looking to field team of 100 in Basingstoke Half-Marathon

The winners on stage at The Haymarket

Making Basingstoke proud

The celebration event in memory of Dr Graham Plant

Thousands of pounds raised in memory of former Basingstoke radiologist

Basingstoke Bison

Who is your sporting hero?

Mike and Lou with new arrival Kelan

SpiderDad to embark on charity Mount Kilimanjaro climb

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The touching clip of Mike Wilson giving son Jayden a birthday surprise dressed as Spiderman went viral

Spider-Dad: 'I wish I'd had the power to save our Jayden'

Ark Cancer Centre Charity trustee Merv Rees

High-profile figures quizzed in aid of Basingstoke cancer charity

An artist's impression of how the new cancer centre could look

Council leader pledges Ark Cancer Centre grant if new hospital plans are approved

Members of Hatch Warren Runners and Chineham Park Runners at the auction

Charity auction pulls in the pounds for Children with Cancer UK

Professor Bill Heald, left, with Pelican chief executive Sarah Crane and surgeon Brendan Moran

SPOTLIGHT ON - Pelican Cancer Foundation

Jayden Wilson with dad Mike, mum Lou and sister Ella

Jayden's family launch new charity campaign

Dr Graham Plant, who died this week

Popular Basingstoke doctor dies

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Youngsters dress as superheroes in memory of Jayden Wilson

Youngsters dress as superheroes in memory of Jayden Wilson

Grieving family pay tribute to brave Jayden

Grieving family pay tribute to brave Jayden

Jayden, right, with parents Michael and Lou and sister Ella

Tributes paid to brave Jayden Wilson

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The Hatch Warren Runners during the relay

Hatch Warren Runners pull in the pounds in support of Basingstoke youngster Jayden Wilson

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Rotarians deliver boost to cancer centre funds

Rotarians deliver boost to cancer centre funds

Video of Spiderman meeting Basingstoke boy with brain tumour goes viral

Video of Spider-Man meeting Basingstoke boy with brain tumour goes viral

Lara Alloway, clinical director of cancer services, and consultant surgeon Merv Rees are driving forces behind the cancer centre campaign

Cancer centre location 'beginning of something special'

Residents' Survey reveals that vast majority of people are happy to live in Basingstoke and Deane

Residents' Survey reveals that vast majority of people are happy to live in Basingstoke and Deane

Most people happy with services run by Basingstoke and Deane

Residents' Survey: Most people happy with services run by Basingstoke and Deane

Residents love living in Basingstoke and Deane

Residents' Survey: People love living in Basingstoke and Deane

Residents' Survey: Keeping Basingstoke and Deane clean and tidy is a top priority for borough residents

Residents' Survey: Keeping Basingstoke and Deane clean and tidy is a top priority for borough residents

Residents feel safe in Basingstoke and Deane

Residents' Survey: People feel safe in Basingstoke and Deane

From left: Glyn Harris, Joe's partner Sophie, Joe Harris with daughter Violet, Barbara Mellish, Merv Rees, Patsy's sister Ann and Stevie Harris, holding a picture of Patsy

Family donate vital cash for cancer centre in memory of Patsy Harris-Bye

Ark Cancer Centre Charity gives supporters chance to win cash prizes

Ark Cancer Centre Charity gives supporters chance to win cash prizes

Merv Rees- one of those leading the cancer centre campaign

Local dance school will host charity ball to raise cash for charity

Mr Merv Rees is leading the cancer centre project

£2,800 boost for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

Grandmother loses hair to help fund new cancer centre

Grandmother loses hair to help fund new cancer centre

Festival Place pledges to raise cash for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

Festival Place pledges to raise cash for Ark Cancer Centre Charity

Laura Bell

Women in Business raise cash for Ark Cancer Centre charity

The Mayor and Mayoress of Basingstoke and Deane with the award winners

Local heroes honoured at A Place to be Proud of Awards 2014

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