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Bikes To Billund 2018

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Kev Gascoigne

Join our journey as we attempt to cycle from London to Billund, Denmark to raise vital funds for Fairy Bricks!

Raising money for
Fairy Bricks

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Total raised
£7,040.95

Target
£20000.00

35%

Donations accepted until 27-12-2018

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About

We are a six strong cycling team, made up of four riders and two helpful (more likely hindering!) support staff. Peddling hard for Fairy Bricks will be Huw Millington, Ed Diment, James Pegrum and Ralph Doering. They will be ably assisted from the support van by Kev Gascoigne and Fly Tipping.

All six of the team hold Fairy Bricks very closely to their hearts. Huw allowed the first fundraising effort on his website Brickset back in 2013 when the name Fairy Bricks didn't even exist. Ed joined the Fairy Bricks Trustee Board in 2014 and has given a huge amount of time personally since and made the resources of his company, Bright Bricks available whenever possible. James and his LEGO Building friends Brick To The Past have constantly supported the charity by building incredible models to assist at Fairy Bricks events. Ralph continues to build inspirational LEGO mosaics, often building them live at Fairy Bricks events. Kev, aka the Hairy Fairy founded the charity in late 2013. Lastly, Fly has devoted countless hours in making LEGO donations directly to the hospitals Fairy Bricks visits.
 

Event details

Bikes To Billund 2018

The brave cycle team will be departing the LEGO Store in Leicester Square London at 08:30, Thursday September 20th. After eight gruelling days of riding they should arrive at The LEGO House in Billund, Denmark at 11:00 Thursday September 27th. The planned route is as follows

Day 1 London - Harwich 140km
Day 2 Hook Of Holland - Lelystad 130km
Day 3 Lelystad - Emmen 120km
Day 4 Emmen - Bremmen 165km
Day 5 Bremmen - Hamburg 110km
Day 6 Hamburg - Schleswig 140km
Day 7 Schleswig - Rodding 120km
Day 8 Rodding - Billund 50km

A total of 975 km in eight days! While supporting the incredible foursome along the route, Kev and Fly will also be sneaking away to make LEGO deliveries to hospitals on the route.

We would love to have people join us on the route so if you want to have a day with us, then please get in touch for our exact starting destinations.

We hope our effort and your sponsorship will enable Fairy Bricks to support more children, in more hospitals than ever before.  
 

Event date

20-September-2018 08:00  - 
27-September-2018 11:00

Event type

Overseas challenge

Event is completed

Donations

Keep up the good work!
Donation by Sybrand Bonsma
on 18-10-2018
£30.00
£0.00 gift aid
SparkyHam, a fellow user of Brickset.com. You guys are a real inspiration. Thanks for making a difference.
Donation by Mark Nam
on 11-10-2018
Congrats! It was great seeing you at Skærbæk 👍
Donation by Jamie
on 10-10-2018
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Mark Olsson
on 05-10-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Ed's Mum and friends
on 03-10-2018
£70.00
£17.50 gift aid
Fantastic cause, Fantastic Effort - Congratulations!
Donation by Lewis
on 01-10-2018
£10.00
£0.00 gift aid
A fantastic achievement for a brilliant cause. Well done to all involved and thanks to Brick Vault on YouTube for highlighting your cause!
Donation by Laura Bradburn
on 29-09-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Great job for a better cause!
Donation by bluedragon
on 29-09-2018
£50.00
£0.00 gift aid
Congratulations to the whole team on this incredible achievement! A proud moment for all involved and for a highly worth cause.
Donation by Sébastien Daniell
on 28-09-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Love Lego, love Fairy Bricks! You are AWESOME!!
Donation by Paul Barnett
on 28-09-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £7,040.95
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £7,040.95
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £8,045.45

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