Marlene Fullwood

Joe has a degenerative muscle wasting condition called Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy for which there is no cure.  Joe is now in a wheelchair for most of the time,he never complains.

Joe has to be brave everyday so I thought I could be brave too and Abseil 418ft down The National Lift Tower in Northampton, which is the tallest permanent abseil tower in the world.

Action Duchenne funds cutting edge research, over £5 million since 2003, they are committed to finding treatments and eventually a cure for everyone living with Duchenne

Marlene Fullwood