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West Moreland Gazette
Former Sedbergh pupil takes on charity challengesthis year have included the Three Peaks Challenge in April which involves summi
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
this year have included the Three Peaks Challenge in April which involves summiting the UK's three highest peaks - Ben Nevis, Scafell and Snowdon - in under 24 hours. In June and July he successfully completed The Wainwright Challenge which... Read more
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Weekly Times
Bureau tips wetter outlookand Portland (22mm). There were also handy falls in the Wimmera with Edenhope
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
and Portland (22mm). There were also handy falls in the Wimmera with Edenhope picking up 36mm, followed by Apsley (25mm), Ben Nevis (20mm) and St Arnaud and Stawell (18mm). The Mallee’s best falls were at Birchip, Sea Lake, Walpeup and Woomelang,... Read more
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express
Scafell Pike: Body found during search for missing Polish amateur mountaineerof three British peaks climbed as part of the National Three Peaks Challenge -
express / Posted 4 days ago
of three British peaks climbed as part of the National Three Peaks Challenge - the other two being Snowdonia in Wales and Ben Nevis in Scotland. Supt Justin Bibby from Cumbria police said walkers should never underestimate the mountains and... Read more
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Spalding Today
South Holland duo in dramatic round Britain sea tripbattling four-metre high waves in the Irish sea. The adventure-loving builders
Spalding Today / Posted 5 days ago
battling four-metre high waves in the Irish sea. The adventure-loving builders, who once put up scaffolding on the top of Ben Nevis in a world record bid, are raising cash for Spalding and Holbeach Macmillan Cancer Support. So far they have... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
A Marathon For The AV Foudation 'Supporting Our Owsmashed down (13 operations and a history of ill health) and then getting back
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 7 days ago
smashed down (13 operations and a history of ill health) and then getting back up and smashing back at life. I`ve managed Ben Nevis and Snowdon, both would have been simply not possibly even a few years ago. I`ve also pushed and ended up in Men`s... Read more
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express
Mountain rescue? It's just a bit of sport, says top climberother teams and we are grateful – not resentful – for the help.” Mr Stevenson,
express / Posted 7 days ago
other teams and we are grateful – not resentful – for the help.” Mr Stevenson, whose team is Scotland’s busiest, covering Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest peak, continued: “Mountain rescue has never been a sport, it is about putting the welfare of the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Sellafield union supports charitiesculture locally is very important to us. We wish them good luck with the show a
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
culture locally is very important to us. We wish them good luck with the show at Christmas." Last month, a group climbed Ben Nevis raising £15,000 for Calderwood House, Rosehill Youth Theatre and Safety Net UK. A charity ball, which aims to... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Dad and his friends complete charity climb in memory of mumspent her last days before she died. Born in Blackburn but now living in St He
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
spent her last days before she died. Born in Blackburn but now living in St Helens, Mr Clarke and his team climbed Ben Nevis, Scarfell and Snowden in under 24 hours. Mr Clarke said: “It is the hardest thing I have ever done, the lack of... Read more
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Scotsman
Volunteers pick up 4kg of chewing gum from Ben NevisAround 4kg of chewing gum has been collected from Ben Nevis during a clean up.
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
Around 4kg of chewing gum has been collected from Ben Nevis during a clean up. An empty bag of peanuts dating from the 1980s was also among the haul of rubbish taken from the mountain at the weekend. In total, 21 bags of litter were removed from... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
AV Foundation And The Fear Need Your Supportplea for your support. I'm championing the Villa Foundation 'supporting our own
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 days ago
plea for your support. I'm championing the Villa Foundation 'supporting our own' and would love your help. Ok, after Ben Nevis I thought I might give my body a break and stop doing daft stuff. I then thought again, where would the fun in... Read more
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Daily Record
Blantyre fundraiser hopes to hit the £20K mark this monthBowling Club raised over £22,000 for Macmillan Cancer Care following the former
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
Bowling Club raised over £22,000 for Macmillan Cancer Care following the former president’s diagnosis. A team climbed Ben Nevis in an event dubbed Nevis for Elvis, in a nod to Allan’s nickname. Lorraine hopes her next fundraiser will be a... Read more
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Daily Record
Peanut wrapper from 1987 found on Ben Nevis in epic litter picking sessionof volunteers removed nearly half a ton of rubbish from Britain’s highest mount
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
of volunteers removed nearly half a ton of rubbish from Britain’s highest mountains over the weekend. The 264lb haul from Ben Nevis included a 30-year-old peanut wrapper and a 9lb ball of chewing gum. Volunteers also made their way to the top of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain's highest placeshighest visitor centre, gift shop and cafe, no less. Snowdon isn't our highest
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
highest visitor centre, gift shop and cafe, no less. Snowdon isn't our highest mountain, of course. That title goes to Ben Nevis, Scotland's 1,344m behemoth. Or does it? One could argue that the UK's highest mountain is actually Mount Paget on... Read more
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Gazette News
35 new PC's join the police force in special ceremonycycled over 60km from Clacton police station to Police HQ in Chelmsford. Membe
Gazette News / Posted 14 days ago
cycled over 60km from Clacton police station to Police HQ in Chelmsford. Members of the A2 intake completed an indoor Ben Nevis climbing challenge raising £3,220 for, SNAP, that helps parents and carers of children with special needs and... Read more
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Gazette News
Student police officers raise more than £3K in climbing challengesPolice officers have raised £3,220 for an Essex based charity after scaling ind
Gazette News / Posted 15 days ago
Police officers have raised £3,220 for an Essex based charity after scaling indoor climbing wall equating to the height of Ben Nevis. Eighteen student Police Constables, part of Essex Police College’s A2 Intake, spent the day scaling 1345 metres... Read more
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Sussex Express
Three Peaks Challenge Store managers raise thousands for charitiesBaker, Charlotte Huet, Richard Packham, Andy Smith, and Matt Melling to climb t
Sussex Express / Posted 15 days ago
Baker, Charlotte Huet, Richard Packham, Andy Smith, and Matt Melling to climb the United Kingdom’s three highest summits – Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon. Despite numerous injuries and their mini bus getting a flat tyre on route, the group... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
O2 using helicopters and off-road vehicles to deliver high-speed 4G connectivity across Scotlandcompany said that by the end of this year, more than 800 Scottish towns and vil
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
company said that by the end of this year, more than 800 Scottish towns and villages will have been connected, from Ben Nevis in the Highlands to Aberdeen and rural areas around Inverness. Derek McManus, chief operating officer at O2, said:... Read more
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Daily Record
Water effort as Charles is heading up Everestdrink was not involved when the decision was made, but all I can think back on
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
drink was not involved when the decision was made, but all I can think back on is someone was probably whittering on about Ben Nevis when I agreed to do it, and by the time I woke up in the morning it was too late! “The trek does come with some... Read more
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Bury Times
Father bereaved three times by cancer completes Three Peaks Challenge for The Christie hospitalfriends and brother in law for The Christie, a charity which all three were car
Bury Times / Posted 19 days ago
friends and brother in law for The Christie, a charity which all three were cared for and treated at. The aim is to climb Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in 24 hours, including the journey in between. He said: "It was the toughest thing I... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Jacqui conquers mountain challenge for Weston Hospicecaremountains to raise money for Weston Hospicecare. Jacqui Elmer wanted to test h
Weston Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
mountains to raise money for Weston Hospicecare. Jacqui Elmer wanted to test herself physically and mentally by hiking up Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in memory of her parents who were cared for by the charity before they died. Jacqui... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich Hospital nurses among fundraisers who complete gruelling National Three Peaks Challengecompleted the gruelling Three Peaks charity challenge. Picture: SARAH TRENTER
Ipswich Star / Posted 22 days ago
completed the gruelling Three Peaks charity challenge. Picture: SARAH TRENTER The fundraisers reached the peaks of Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in a time of 25 hours and 50 minutes – just outside the 24-hour challenge. Mrs Trenter,... Read more
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walesonline
Why women with breast cancer are getting nipple tattoosmore than £50,000 for Breast Cancer Care. She’s also travelled to Cuba, Icelan
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
more than £50,000 for Breast Cancer Care. She’s also travelled to Cuba, Iceland and is now set to embark on a trek up Ben Nevis in Scotland for the charity.Carrie Ann Harper, 40, from Llanelli (Image: Rob Browne) Carrie’s daughters were just... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Viewtube Runners enjoy Ealing outingDeborah Harouma were in action at the Olympic Park Run Through 10k. Frank Da S
Newham Recorder / Posted 23 days ago
Deborah Harouma were in action at the Olympic Park Run Through 10k. Frank Da Silva, Pontes and Gianne Fanti took part in the Mamores VK 1000 metre climb of Na Gruagaichean hill race in the Scottish highlands and then climbed Ben Nevis the next... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
“Redundant” Becky sets out to hike the UK’s national parksas much of the parks as she can. “I’ve had so many great experiences so far it
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
as much of the parks as she can. “I’ve had so many great experiences so far its hard to single out one but summiting Ben Nevis was a highlight. “The fact that I’ve done it all on my own has also been an achievement. I’ve learnt how to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
“Redundant” Becky sets out to hike the UK’s national parksas much of the parks as she can. “I’ve had so many great experiences so far it
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 24 days ago
as much of the parks as she can. “I’ve had so many great experiences so far its hard to single out one but summiting Ben Nevis was a highlight. “The fact that I’ve done it all on my own has also been an achievement. I’ve learnt how to... Read more
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Daily Record
East Kilbride family battle to raise awareness of early onset dementiato highlight that dementia can strike at any age and does not just affect older
Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
to highlight that dementia can strike at any age and does not just affect older people. They recently completed a hike up Ben Nevis, raising cash for Alzheimer’s Scotland and Alzheimer’s Research UK to tie in with September being Dementia... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Trekkers help raise £15k for West Cumbrian charitiesA firefighter in full breathing apparatus has helped raise £15,000 for West Cum
Whitehaven News / Posted 25 days ago
A firefighter in full breathing apparatus has helped raise £15,000 for West Cumbrian charities by tackling Ben Nevis this weekend. Ade Kevern was with the Together We Can Fundraising group which walked the mountain to raise cash for Rosehill Youth... Read more
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Daily Record
East Kilbride grandad raises £1300 climbing Ben Nevis before 80th birthdaywho together raised an incredible £1300 for Marie Curie who looked after his da
Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
who together raised an incredible £1300 for Marie Curie who looked after his daughter in her final days.Frank at the top of Ben Nevis with daughter Caroline McCabe Frank is pictured outside his local, the Westwood Bar, presenting a cheque to a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Fundraisers' Ben Nevis trek for West Cumbrian charitiesFundraisers will be heading off this weekend to tackle Ben Nevis in aid of West
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 30 days ago
Fundraisers will be heading off this weekend to tackle Ben Nevis in aid of West Cumbrian charities. Together We Can Fundraising will be aiming to raise cash for Rosehill Youth Theatre, Calderwood House and Safety Net. They have currently collected... Read more

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