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Elizabeth Wickes

1 woman walking the coastline of Britain, raising money for the Association of Lowland Search & Rescue and the RNLI

Raising money for multiple charities

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Donations accepted until 03-10-2021

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Hello, I'm Beth and I will be walking around the coast of Britain, walking from lifeboat station to lifeboat station, to raise money and awareness for the Association of Lowland Search & Rescue and the RNLI.

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Event details

Walking the coast of Britain

The Association of Lowland Search & Rescue is the governing body for the 35 UK Lowland Rescue teams, providing official S&R coverage “From Hill to High Water”. They work with Police to locate people who are deemed to be in danger from bad weather, ill-health, age or their location. Many teams also work alongside the Fire Service for flooding, wildfire search & rescue, and drone support at major incidents.

Funding is used for training of the local teams but they are about to undertake a large dog training program with an aim to deliver 100 ground scenting search dogs nationally, plus invest further in Drone technology. They are run entirely by volunteers and rely on donations to do their vital work.

The RNLI is the largest UK charity that saves lives at sea, through lifeboat search and rescue, lifeguards, water safety education and flood rescue. It has 237 lifeboat stations and operates 444 lifeboats, plus lifeguards operating on more than 200 beaches. Giving these lifesavers (most of whom are unpaid volunteers) everything they need is costly. In 2017, it cost the RNLI £176.5M to run their lifesaving service, mostly funded by legacies and donations.

Event date

03-October-2018 11:00  - 
03-October-2020 16:00

Event type

Running / Walking

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Great to walk with you on Sunday. Will be following you with interest ;)
Donation by Jon
on 05-11-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Very much hoping your walk is a good one. Well done and sending you good luck wishes from Angela
Donation by Angela
on 02-11-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Great effort, good luck and good on you!
Donation by Sam JH
on 25-10-2018
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck with your fund raising journey Beth 😊😊
Donation by Carolyn fagg
on 25-10-2018
Donation by Anonymous
on 19-10-2018
£7.50 gift aid
Bit of a surprise meeting you yesterday (Sunday 14th October) whilst having lunch at our friends house! Hope all goes well, stay cool and hang loose!
Donation by Anonymous
on 15-10-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck Beth!! We'll be following your progress avidly on instagram, can't wait to hear all about it :) Love Anna & Claire x
Donation by Anna & Claire
on 01-10-2018
£12.50 gift aid
Good luck . Keep safe xx
Donation by Jan Brookes
on 29-09-2018
£5.00 gift aid
We briefly met years ago; I'll buy you an ice cream at Mumbles Life Boat station!
Donation by Anonymous
on 24-09-2018
£12.50 gift aid
As support for your coastal walk and the charities you support. Thank you, life saving volunteers, for all your work, from a litter picker in the Netherlands.
Donation by Jan Daamen aka Capt.ZAPpoz
on 09-09-2018
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £325.00
Offline Donations: £49.00
Total Raised: £374.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £436.50

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