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Malcolm Wearing and Rachel Adams

In August 2018, Malcolm and Rachel are cycling the entire length of the UK in aid of local charities.

Raising money for
Prince of Wales Benevolent Fund

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Total raised
£7,007.00

Target
£10000.00

70%

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About

Malcolm lost his daughter in September 2017 which inspired him to complete a long-time ambition of cycling Land's End to John O'Groats. One of the charities that helped Malcolm's daughter before she passed away are now, in her memory, creating a pilot scheme building kennels for the homeless that have dogs. Previously, dogs were not allowed in sheltered accommodation with their owners, but soon they can have their faithful friends looked after as well.

Rachel has only been cycling seriously since January 2017 and was also inspired to complete this life-changing event. In this her first year, she has reached a landmark 1,000 miles under her own pedal power!

Event details

Land's End to John O'Groats Cycle Ride

The classic challenge of Lands End to John O'Groats (‘LEJOG’ or, when ridden in reverse, ‘JOGLE’) is just over 1,100 miles and it takes us all the way from the tip of Cornwall, right through some of the most scenic areas of the United Kingdom and on to the very top of the Scottish mainland.
  
LEJOG starts at Land’s End and from there the route takes us along the north coast of Cornwall, across Dartmoor and through Bristol via the suspension bridge. Continuing north through the rolling Cotswold countryside, passing through Cheltenham and on via Herefordshire and Shropshire, around Liverpool and across the wild countryside of Northern England to the Scottish border. After Dumfries we pass by Glasgow and continue on to the glorious scenery of the Isle of Arrran, back to the mainland we go through Fort William and Loch Ness on our way to John O’Groats with a celebratory meal and glass of bubbly!
 

Event date

22-August-2018 00:00  - 
08-September-2018 00:00

Event type

Cycling

Event is completed

Donations

Good luck. I hope it all goes well.
Donation by Ian Davies
on 28-08-2018
£30.00
£7.50 gift aid
hope all is going well and you can enjoy the scenery?!
Donation by Kevan & Tina
on 26-08-2018
£50.00
£12.50 gift aid
Great cause, good luck everyone, and to Ken B supporting rider today...
Donation by Gareth Lane
on 26-08-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Best of luck to you both xx
Donation by Megan Foulkes-Wearing
on 23-08-2018
£20.00
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck Poppa from us Breenz xx
Donation by Zoe Breen
on 21-08-2018
Safe journey!
Donation by Dick Smith
on 21-08-2018
£10.00
£2.50 gift aid
Best of luck both - such an amazing thing to do for such great charities. Xx
Donation by Nicky.C
on 21-08-2018
£20.00
£5.00 gift aid
Good luck to you both xxx
Donation by Tracey and rob
on 21-08-2018
£10.00
£0.00 gift aid
Good luck and enjoy!
Donation by Sharon
on 20-08-2018
£10.00
£0.00 gift aid
Very best wishes for your fantastic undertaking
Donation by Charles Perkins
on 14-08-2018
£40.00
£10.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £3,997.00
Offline Donations: £3,010.00
Total Raised: £7,007.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £7,357.50

Donations closed

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