Skip to main content

Beth's charity coastal walk around Britain

Fundraisers Banner image
Fundraisers Profile image

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

Total raised
£587.40

Target
£80000.00

0%

Donations accepted until Closed

Donations closed

View donation summary

About

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.

Please find out more by vising me on...
My website: http://bethfootforward.co.uk/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BethFootForward
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BethFootForward
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/charitycoastalwalk/?hl=en

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

Event already started

Donations

Very well done and good luck
Donation by Nicky
on 14-01-2019
£5.00
£1.26 gift aid
Amazing effort so far - good luck for the rest of the journey
Donation by M Simmons
on 14-01-2019
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck and enjoy the walk
Donation by Paul Stilwell
on 14-01-2019
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Inspirational!
Donation by Sharon
on 06-01-2019
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Lovely to meet you today! Good Luck with your adventure! I will be following on Insta! 😁 x
Donation by Kylie Trott
on 06-01-2019
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Good luck on your adventure! I will be following your walks on Twitter :-)
Donation by Michelle
on 16-12-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Great to walk with you on Sunday. Will be following you with interest ;)
Donation by Jon
on 05-11-2018
£10.00
£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
£5.00
£0.00 gift aid
Great effort, good luck and good on you!
Donation by Sam JH
on 25-10-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck with your fund raising journey Beth 😊😊
Donation by Carolyn fagg
on 25-10-2018

Donation summary

Online Donations: £380.00
Offline Donations: £207.40
Total Raised: £587.40
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £663.66

Donations closed

MyDonate is not responsible for the content fundraisers post on their pages, but if you see something you feel is offensive or inappropriate, please let us know