Betty Burnett

The Betty Burnett Tribute fund

Betty Burnett (nee Love) was born on 4th February 1947 in Brechin, Scotland.
Having relocated to Peterlee, Co. Durham with her family, she married her sweetheart Bill Burnett at Peterlee Memorial Methodist Church on 11th March 1967.
Her two daughters Carole and Lynne and their families: Phil, Stuart and Scot, Pete and Molly join their dad Bill in paying tribute to Macmillan:

The care and attention from Macmillan Cancer Support for Betty and all of the family has been outstanding from her diagnosis with pancreatic cancer 3 years before she sadly passed away on 10th Ju

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Betty Burnett (nee Love) was born on 4th February 1947 in Brechin, Scotland.
Having relocated to Peterlee, Co. Durham with her family, she married her sweetheart Bill Burnett at Peterlee Memorial Methodist Church on 11th March 1967.
Her two daughters Carole and Lynne and their families: Phil, Stuart and Scot, Pete and Molly join their dad Bill in paying tribute to Macmillan:

The care and attention from Macmillan Cancer Support for Betty and all of the family has been outstanding from her diagnosis with pancreatic cancer 3 years before she sadly passed away on 10th July 2010.

We are very grateful for your donations which will contribute towards the marvellous work of this wonderful charity and their thoughtful, considerate and dedicated staff. Please be generous to allow this support to be offered to others.

Bill, Carole, Lynne and all the family.

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  • Mrs Sarah Monk Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £50.00 24/04/2017

    Good luck Carole, lots of love from Avec Partnership Ltd xxx

  • Bob Farmer Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 24/04/2017

    Take of your feet, happy feet, happy hiker, good luck.

  • Mrs Kathryn Molyneux Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 24/04/2017

    Without a doubt, there will be fun and giggles galore! Wonderful thing for a wonderful charity! Good luck and lots of love to you all xx

  • Mrs laura kiddle Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 24/04/2017

    Good Luck Ladies! Great cause Carole :-) x

  • Mr Mark Weall Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 24/04/2017

    Go for it Carole !

  • Mrs Hannah Alderson Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 24/04/2017

    Good luck ladies! Hx

  • Mrs Helen Johnson Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £5.00 19/04/2017

    Well done and good luck! Hx

  • Mrs Clare Edwards Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 19/04/2017

    Good luck!

  • Mrs Lynn Stewart Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 18/04/2017

    Good luck Anne!

  • Ms Arlene Watt Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 18/04/2017

    Good Luck to you all, especially my dear friend Anne who is still in training in Bonnie Scotland x

  • Mrs Lilian Campion Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 16/04/2017

    Good luck girls walking in memory of two lovely people.

  • Mrs Patricia Williams Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £60.00 16/04/2017

    Donated by members of Seaham Harbour U3A

  • Miss Karen Burnett £10.00 15/04/2017

    To my lovely friend, Jannette, and all you lovely ladies..well done and good luck! Love and best wishes, Karen Burnett xx

  • Ms Krystina Daly Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £15.00 11/04/2017

    Good luck from Canada Caroline!! Well done on raising money for such a good cause. You'll do great! Krystina Xoxo

  • Dr Ali Robb Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 11/04/2017

    Good luck!

  • Mrs Maureen Green Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 07/04/2017

  • Miss Stacey Waites Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 06/04/2017

    Good luck and smash it!! X

  • Mr Sam Upperton Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 05/04/2017

  • Dr Sheila Waugh Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 03/04/2017

    Good luck!

  • Mr ARTHUR BUTLER Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £25.00 02/04/2017

    Great cause, hope the weather is good for you all and enjoy a great walk.

  • Miss Kate Short Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 01/04/2017

    Amazing cause, best of luck. I'm sure you will smash it xx

  • Mrs Laura Williamson Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 01/04/2017

    Fantastic cause, people and their families who endure this heartbreaking illness would be lost without this charity. X

  • Mrs Lisa McCallum Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 01/04/2017

    Good luck Lynne, lots of love and stamina to you! Lisa, Steven & Cole xxx

  • Mrs Gemma Hay Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 01/04/2017

    Good luck you fabulous ladies...you will smash it! xxx

  • Miss Joanna Lumb Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 01/04/2017

    Good luck Caroline! xx

  • Miss Emma Conway Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £10.00 01/04/2017

    Good luck Caroline love emma xxx

  • Mrs Dawn Barclay Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 01/04/2017

    A fantastic team of walkers, enjoy your day and good luck! X

  • Mr Phil Barclay Donated to Hadrian's Wall Hike £20.00 01/04/2017

    Good luck girls, I'll be at the finish line with the prosecco! Phil and Indi xx

  • Anonymous Donated to Pats Two Day Coffee Morning £510.00 05/10/2016

    Thanks to all family and friends everyone for supporting this event. Pat

  • Mr Bill Burnett £1,264.80 16/01/2016

    A fantastic cause! From colleagues at Home Group

  • Mrs Carole Barclay £20.00 09/12/2015

    Merry Christmas my darling mam. We're celebrating in a very different way this year and I know you'll be there with us. Love and miss you every single day. Carole xx

  • Bill Burnett £500.00 04/12/2015

    Well done Pete. A fantastic effort for a wonderful cause. From all at RSA

  • Mrs Lynne Coulson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £627.65 29/11/2015

    From colleagues and friends at Home Group x

  • Mr William Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £100.00 08/11/2015

    Well done Carole from staff and Directors at Ribbon Academy, Murton.

  • Mr William Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £98.00 08/11/2015

    From members of staff at GT Group Peterlee. Great cause!

  • Mr Andrew Hutchison Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 26/10/2015

    Well done Carole!! xxx

  • Mr Bill Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £35.00 21/10/2015

    To big a gamble for us! From the poker players at Langley Park!

  • Mr Bill Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £39.00 21/10/2015

    Happy to offer you support, from members at Castle Eden Golf Club

  • Mr Philip Barclay £30.00 21/10/2015

    Well done Carole from Denis, Gail, George and Ian Wilson

  • Mr Bill Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £15.00 21/10/2015

    You're braver than me - Colin Hardy Well done petal! Ashley Hill x

  • Anonymous Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 21/10/2015

    Well done from Homer Lawler

  • Mr Bill Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £170.00 21/10/2015

    From friends and neighbours in support of a worthwhile charity. Remembering a dear friend.

  • Anonymous Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £35.00 21/10/2015

    In memory of a dear friend and colleague. Well done from staff at Lloyds TSB Peterlee.

  • Anonymous Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £50.00 21/10/2015

    Well done Carole - what a really good cause. From Gary and Kath Peart

  • Mr David Coulson Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 10/10/2015

    Well done zip wire woman. Dave and Deborah xxx ps: When is the bungee jump?

  • Miss Amanda Race Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 04/10/2015

    Well done Mrs! x

  • Mrs Dawn Newstead Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 04/10/2015

    Well done Carole! The video was brilliant. :) X X X

  • Mrs Kelly Smith Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 04/10/2015

    Well done Carole x

  • Miss Caroline Williams Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £5.00 04/10/2015

    Well done Carole you maniac!!!

  • Mrs Lisa Willis Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £5.00 04/10/2015

    Good luck Love lisa willis

  • Mrs Pat Williams Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 04/10/2015

    Good luck Carole from my friend Kathleen Crabb. Also good luck from me as I didn't leave a message when I made my donation. I'll give you your medal later!! x

  • Mr Gavin Monument Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 03/10/2015

    Go for it Carole. Am sure I'll be able to hear the scream from my house! Gav

  • Miss Jodie Newstead Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 02/10/2015

    Good luck Carole xxxx

  • Mr Stewart Barclay Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 30/09/2015

    The Transporter Bridge is one of the largest temporary zips in the country, crosses the River Tees, is over 300m long, launching from a point 50m high. ?? Good luck & enjoy, Stew, Dawn, Luke & Josh xxxx

  • Mrs kathleen clarke Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £4.00 29/09/2015

    Good luck to you xx

  • Anonymous £1.00 25/09/2015

  • Mr David Coulson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £20.00 17/09/2015

    Another great run from the Dynamic Duo, well done Molly and Pete. Grandad Dave xxx

  • Ms Jackie Race Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £15.00 13/09/2015

    Like the cows tail again!! well done Pete and Molly???? five pounds for Pete and ten for Molly ?? love Jake xx

  • Miss Debbie Coulson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £20.00 13/09/2015

    Well done Peter and Molly, proud of you both. Love Debbie x x

  • Mrs Pat Williams Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 12/09/2015

    Hope you didn't get too wet today Molly!! Good luck for tomorrow Pete

  • Mrs dawn Barclay Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 12/09/2015

    Good luck Molly, Lots of love from Luke xxx

  • Miss Natalie Taylor Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £5.00 12/09/2015

    Good luck Molly and Pete x

  • Mr Scot Ellis Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £15.00 12/09/2015

    Good luck Pete and Molly doing the Great North Run! I'm sure Gran will be looking down on yous two over the next few days. Good luck mam for her Xip Wire challenge.

  • Mr Stuart Ellis Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £25.00 12/09/2015

    Good Luck you two, Gran would be very proud! Stu xx

  • Mel & Edna Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £5.00 09/09/2015

    Well done on your fundraising: a very worthwhile cause. Good luck!

  • Mr Bill Burnett Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £20.00 09/09/2015

    Good luck, have a great run both of you. Willie

  • Mr Pete Coulson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 09/09/2015

    Run like the wind team Coulson. Love Harry and Anne. x

  • Jill Wallace Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £20.00 09/09/2015

    Good luck Molly and Pete! All for a good cause.

  • Mr Farouk Riaz Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 09/09/2015

    Good Luck Guys. I know Pete's been working hard on his times. Enjoy the day. Love Farouk and family

  • Mrs Revecca Holmes Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 06/09/2015

    Good luck both to Molly and Pete love the Holmes Family x

  • Mrs Lisa Davidson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 06/09/2015

    Good luck!

  • Mr David Walker Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 06/09/2015

    Hi Carole.....not satisfied with a limited grip on reality at work.....!! Good luck and don't look down! David

  • Mrs Sally Cannon Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 05/09/2015

    Good luck Carole! x

  • Mrs Carole Barclay Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £20.00 05/09/2015

    Pete you're a star. Impressed by the training yet again. Go for it! Carole and Phil xx

  • Miss Helen McCaine Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 02/09/2015

    Good luck Pete & Molly xxx

  • Mrs Nikki Hanson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £20.00 02/09/2015

    Good luck Pete & Molly!! A great thing to do - hope you raise a lot of money for a v important cause. Nikki x

  • Mrs Lynn Oliver Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £5.00 01/09/2015

    Good luck Pete & Molly from Lynn

  • Rachel Waterston Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 27/08/2015

    Good luck Pete and Molly Have fun :)

  • Mrs Pamela Mee Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 13/08/2015

    Good luck Carole!!! X

  • Mr Paul Williams Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £15.00 12/08/2015

    Good luck Carole. Don't get too nervous, there will be so much smog up there that you won't realise how high up you are! ;-) Love Paul, Carla and Zac.

  • Mrs Anita Boyd Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £50.00 10/08/2015

    We will be thinking of you as we jet off to hols- this is a fantastic thing to do- you amaze me time and time again! A little prayer for mam too.x

  • Mrs Tracey Mills Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 08/08/2015

    Good luck Carole! Xx

  • Mrs Lisa Mccallum Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 08/08/2015

    Good luck! Lots of love Lisa, Steven and kitty-cats ! xxx

  • Mrs Carole Barclay Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £2.50 07/08/2015

    To aunty Carole i wish you lots of luck on your zip wire love molly xxxx

  • Mrs Jacqueline Race Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 06/08/2015

    I will start by calling you crazy!!!!! but good luck on the 15th, sorry I can't watch you do it but I'll be thinking about you??hope you reach your total xxxxxx

  • Miss Dawn Burnett Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £30.00 06/08/2015

    good luck Carole, braver than us. Love Colin, Lorraine and Dawn x

  • Mr Keith Bendelow Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £25.00 03/08/2015

    Best of luck Carol, this gets you over £400 mark. Speaking to Bill this morning he did say he wouldn't mind doing this challenge with you?

  • Mr Phil Gibson Donated to Molly and Pete's 2015 Great North Run £10.00 02/08/2015

  • Mrs Julie Adamson Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 02/08/2015

    Brilliant stuff Carol. Go Girl xxx

  • Mrs Sara Nevin Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 01/08/2015

    Good luck Carole xx

  • Mrs Maggie Maguire Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 01/08/2015

    Good luck Carole, keep tight hold lol x

  • Anonymous Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 29/07/2015

    Good luck Carole, great cause, From Hugh and Beverley Stephenson and family

  • Mrs Anne Paton Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £70.00 24/07/2015

    You're very brave Carole, better you than me (us). Will be thinking of you on the 15th. Harry, Anne & Mr McStovie

  • Miss Fern Holmes Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £5.00 02/07/2015

    Good luck mrs. love Fern x

  • Mrs Pat Williams Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 09/06/2015

  • Mrs Debbie Large Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 03/06/2015

    Great cause, I bet you love the zip wire and get hooked!

  • Mrs Paula Coxon Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £20.00 03/06/2015

    Good luck you lunatic! Such a good cause xx

  • Mrs Michelle Thompson Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 01/06/2015

    Best of luck Carole, you'll be great!

  • Anonymous Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £5.00 29/05/2015

    Good luck Carole, lots of love from Gran x

  • Mrs Joanne Dixon Donated to Carole Transporter Zip Wire Challenge £10.00 29/05/2015

    Good luck Carole xx

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    Owner:Bill Burnett Target: £3,000.00 Raised:£567.50

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    Owner:Bill Burnett Raised:£637.50

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    Owner:Bill Burnett Target: £500.00 Raised:£1,140.81

    So folks, its Great North Run number three for Molly and I. In keeping with previous years, we're running for Macmillan and Betty's tribute fund. We're determined to smash the £20K barr...

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    Owner:Bill Burnett Target: £1,000.00 Raised:£1,554.38

    The Zipwire Challenge is now rearranged for Sunday 4th October. As usual I'm doing this in memory of my marvellous mam, proceeds going to Macmillan to ensure that no-one faces cancer al...

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    Owner:Bill Burnett Target: £500.00 Raised:£1,106.35

    Molly and Pete: raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support. In memory of Betty Burnett.

    This year, Molly will be running the mini junior Great North Run for her granny. I'...

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    Owner:Bill Burnett Target: £500.00 Raised:£1,958.36

    Well, this is my first Great North Run and I thought what better way to mark the occasion than by raising money for those fantastic and inspirational people at Macmillan.

    If ...

  • Kelly Smith's Great North Run

    Owner:Bill Burnett Target: £150.00 Raised:£516.75

    I'm running my third Great North Run this year which could also be my most challenging after having Adam 9 months ago.
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Run by:
Bill Burnett
Target:
£20,000.00
Total raised £22,501.16 With Gift Aid: £24,243.97