So following Saturdays announcement that the UK was going back into lockdown. It was clear that we needed to rethink our approach to fundraising for the next four weeks (at least).
As much as we are going to miss doing these walks together, staying safe is of key importance. But equally these two conditions will not be taking a month break, so neither will we!
As a family we needed to find a way we could all contribute to the cause, but remaining apart as per the rules of lockdown.
We decided a distance challenge that we would all work towards would be a good idea. We have keen walkers and cyclists within the group, so chosing something in which we could combine the two, seemed pertinent.
Our challenge: Walk or cycle a total of 2,000 miles as a group
Our Timescale: 5th November 2020 - 2nd December 2020
Please follow our progress in our blog posts and our social media pages, and support us by donating to our fundraising page found on the following link.
So far we've raised a massive £9154.82, thank you!
Visit our Just Giving page to donate now.
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Ladybower Reservoir walk.
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