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Charity Lacrosse Match in memory of Amelia Roberts

A lacrosse match raising money for the Epilepsy Society will take place at Uppingham School on Sunday 5 May.
Mia's Match
Mia's Match

Amelia Roberts (2013 leaver), tragically died at her home on 20 December 2018, after suffering an epileptic fit aged just 21.

A group of her Uppingham Sixth Form friends have arranged a lacrosse match against the England U23’s on Sunday 5 May. Miss Aldcroft (former Head of PE) will be the goalie for the Amelia Allstars team! This will be followed by a novices match including two of Amelia’s uncles in goal!

12.00pm onwards, match begins at 2.00pm at the Middle Playing Fields, Uppingham School, LE15 9QE.

Entrance fee is £10.00 per person (£5.00 for students) at the gate.

Bring a picnic (no alcohol allowed).

The event is open to all and all money raised will go to the Epilepsy Society.

If you are unable to attend but would like to support the charity in Amelia’s memory, please visit

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