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Angus Loder

I aim to walk the West Highland Way (roughly 96 miles) with my Dad and summit Ben Nevis (1345 metres) in support of Horatio's Garden charity.

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Before starting my third year at Eton College, I wanted to do something for a good cause during my long summer holidays. 

Horatio's Garden was set up following the sad death of a fellow Etonian. Horatio Chapple planned to study medicine having really enjoyed volunteering at Salisbury Spinal Centre in his school holidays. It was his patient research that established the need for a beautiful garden to be created.

Tragically, Horatio did not live to see the garden grow. At the age of 17, while on an expedition to Svalbard, he was killed by a polar bear. He acted with unfaltering courage and lost his life. 

The charity, Horatio's Garden, creates and cares for beautiful and accessible gardens within NHS Spinal Injury centres all over the UK. The next garden, due to open later this year, is at Stoke Mandeville Hospital which is where I was born.


Event details

Walking the West Highland Way and Ben Nevis

I will be going on a week long trip to Scotland where I will walk the West Highland Way and climb Ben Nevis at the end of the walk.

In total I expect to walk roughly 155 kilometres and climb 1.5 kilometres. 

Your generous support would be much appreciated. 

Event date

13-August-2017 11:00  - 
19-August-2017 18:00

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed


Angus - am rather behind on my emails so apologies this is so late but great cause, well done
Donation by The Jack family
on 19-10-2017
£3.75 gift aid
Well done Angus!
Donation by Simon Sharman
on 19-08-2017
£2.50 gift aid
Well done Angus! (And Sandy)
Donation by Hallattt family
on 18-08-2017
£12.50 gift aid
Well done ...
Donation by Anonymous
on 15-08-2017
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by Sandra Loder
on 15-08-2017
£12.50 gift aid
Good luck Angus! From Jane, John, George and Victoria x x
Donation by Jane Chunilal
on 14-08-2017
£0.00 gift aid
Enjoy and happy hiking! Well done - the BOs xxx
Donation by Vanessa, Roger, Oscar, Martha & Eliza
on 14-08-2017
£5.00 gift aid
Well done Angus, hope Dad manages to keep up with you!
Donation by The Carrs
on 14-08-2017
£5.00 gift aid
Well done Angus, what a great expedition in aid of such a wonderful charity
Donation by Helen Savage and family
on 13-08-2017
£5.00 gift aid
Have fun Angi and look after Dad!
Donation by Clare, David, Oscar, Anna, Pippi and Bella
on 12-08-2017
£7.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £1,200.00
Offline Donations: £100.00
Total Raised: £1,300.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £1,540.00

Donations closed

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