Stories are at the heart of the One Million Step Challenge. Each participant has their own story, some which are shared on this page. If you'd like to share your story, please email onemillionsteps@diabetes.org.uk and the team will be able to provide more details.

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Linda's story

Linda took part in the One Million Step Challenge last year and fundraised to support her husband, John, who has type 1 diabetes. Having originally set a fundraising target of £200, Linda raised a staggering £2,425.63.

Read Linda's Story

Graeme's story

Graeme took the challenge last year after being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes following a heart attack. He wants to raise awareness of type 2 diabetes and encourage people to make healthier choices with their food and also get more active.

Read Graeme's Story
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