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LYNN GILDERDALE

Lynn's Story

This section is dedicated to Lynn and showing the issues relating to her life living with ME (Mylagic Encephalomyelits). and consequential death

As an organisation, we are here to portray the truth and reality of living with this condition and will not try to 'cover up' anything in order to please others

Items in the Press

APRIL 18TH 2011

Kay Gilderdale's book 'One Last Goodbye' about her daughter Lynn's life was published on Thursday 14th April 2011.

Ebury Publishing Press Centre LINK

Extracted from One Last Goodbye by Kay Gilderdale, published 14th April by Ebury at £6.99. © 2011 Kay Gilderdale. To order a copy (p&p free), call 0845 155 0720.

Various News Items relating to book launch

Kay Gilderdale on Woman's Hour 14th April 2011

Part 1 7.46 mins

Part 2  8.05 mins

 

Kay Gilderdale also appeared on BBC South East Today local news programme on April 14th  2.49 mins

 

In depth radio interview: Lynn Gilderdale's mum on Irish radio (part 1 of 2). 14.20 mins

part 2. 9.08 mins

 

Interview with Kay Gilderdale on 'This Morning' on Friday 15 April 2011.  10.46 mins

 

9 December 2008</
Mother Kay Gilderdale is held on suspicion of killing ME daughter
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/health/article5309918.ece

17 April 2009
Mother charged over death of ME sufferer Lynn Gilderdale
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/health/article6105443.ece

20 Jan 2010
Father of ME victim Lynn Gilderdale defends former wife
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/crime/article6993897.ece

23 January 2010
Mother 'tried to ease pain of ME daughter', court told 
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/7054732/Mother-tried-to-ease-pain-of-ME-daughter-court-told.html

25 Jan 2010
Kay Gilderdale: A devoted mother - Her 31-year-old daughter Lynn led an "unimaginably wretched" life and "feared degeneration and indignity far more than death
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2010/jan/25/kay-gilderdale-devoted-mother

25 January 2010
Mercy killing mother cleared of murder after helping seriously ill daughter die 
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2010/jan/25/mercy-killing-kay-gilderdale-cleared  

25 January 2010
Mother cleared of trying to murder sick daughter 
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/mother-cleared-of-trying-to-murder-sick-daughter-1878570.html

25 January 2010
Trapped by ME, Lynn Gilderdale made it clear she wanted to die
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2010/jan/25/lynn-gilderdale-me-assisted-suicide

25 January 2010
Kay Gilderdale: A devoted mother
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2010/jan/25/kay-gilderdale-devoted-mother

25 January 2010
Mother Kay Gilderdale found not guilty of murder attempt on ME sufferer daughter
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/7072403/Mother-Kay-Gilderdale-found-not-guilty-of-murder-attempt-on-ME-sufferer-daughter.html

26 January 2010
Devoted mother Kay Gilderdale should never have been prosecuted, says judge
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/crime/article7002405.ece

26 January 2010
Lynn Gilderdale’s moving account of why she decided to end her life
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/health/article7002306.ece

26 January 2010
'Selfless' mother cleared of trying to murder ill daughter
http://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/selfless-mother-cleared-of-trying-to-murder-ill-daughter-2031252.html  

26 Jan 2010
Kay Gilderdale: what is ME?
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/politics/lawandorder/7073201/Kay-Gilderdale-what-is-ME.html

29 January 2010
How can they say I murdered Lynn when I just loved her so much?'
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1246645/Kay-Gilderdale-Mother-cleared-murdering-ME-stricken-daughter-Lynn-speaks-out.html

29 January 2010
Lynn's lasting legacy for the victims of ME ( I wrote to this guy thanking him)
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-1246859/MARTIN-SAMUEL-Lynns-lasting-legacy-victims-ME.html

31 January 2010 (I wrote to Jeremy thanking him)
Jeremy Vine: my admiration for Kay Gilderdale
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/7113471/Jeremy-Vine-my-admiration-for-Kay-Gilderdale.html

LYNN'S ONLINE DIARY

The ME victim's diary of despair: 'My body is tired and my spirit is broken. I have had enough, I long to die'
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1246053/Lynn-Gilderdales-heartbreaking-online-diary-chronicled-life-suffered-ME.html

Assisted Suicide debate just a couple of links

Kay Gilderdale case: A clear verdict on the law's confusion on assisted suicide (Guardian, 25 January 2010)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2010/jan/25/kay-gilderdale-case-expert-view

Gilderdale case prompts fresh calls to clarify the law on assisted dying (The Times, 26 January 2010)
http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/law/article7002006.ece

 

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