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Bluebell Railway Track Trek 2017

Many thanks to everyone who took part in the Bluebell Railway's 5th sponsored "Track Trek", an 11 mile walk between East Grinstead and Sheffield Park stations on Saturday 18 November 2017. The walk took place during the daytime, raising money for the Tr(ack) Action Appeal, that was formally launched in October.  This is an appeal set up to...

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Total raised
£14,124.00

Target
£15,000.00

94%

Donations accepted until 03-04-2018

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Bluebell Railway Track Trek 2017

Many thanks to everyone who took part in the Bluebell Railway's 5th sponsored "Track Trek", an 11 mile walk between East Grinstead and Sheffield Park stations on Saturday 18 November 2017.
The walk took place during the daytime, raising money for the Tr(ack) Action Appeal, that was formally launched in October.  This is an appeal set up to raise £250,000 for the renewal of track along parts of the Railway. The target for the Track Trek is to raise £15,000 which will buy a new 60 foot track panel.
A complimentary bus service operated to take trekkers from Sheffield Park to East Grinstead in the morning and then back to their original starting point at the end of the Track Trek.

Participants registered in advance for the Trek.  Details of this are available at www.bluebell-railway.me.uk/fund/TrackTrek2017.pdf

Watch the video of our innovative overnight track renewal operation earlier this year.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMIlvbRn_4c

Event date

18-November-2017

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed

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Location

Bluebell Railway, Sheffield Park Station,
Sheffield Park,
East Sussex,
TN22 3QL,
United Kingdom

Event Contact

Key contact
James Young
Telephone
01825 720800
Email address
tracktrek@bluebell-railway.co.uk

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Activity log

Nigel donated to Nigel Currah
on 22/01/2018
Anon donated to Nigel Currah
on 18/12/2017
Anon donated to Michael Philpott
on 18/12/2017
Royal Oak Barcombe - Alan donated to Lizzie Blackmore
on 13/12/2017
Anon donated to david gowland
on 07/12/2017
Anon donated to Lizzie Blackmore
on 07/12/2017
Anon donated to Kenneth Wells
on 07/12/2017
Anon donated to Chris Moor
on 07/12/2017
A well wisher donated to David Chappell
on 29/11/2017
Peter Ashton donated to Graham Aitken
on 27/11/2017

Donation summary

Direct donations:(online) £511.00
Direct donations:(offline) £8,900.00
Donations to fundraisers:
(online)
£3,961.00
Donations to fundraisers:
(offline)
£752.00
Total Raised: £14,124.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:
£15,025.25

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