Category Archives: Challenges

2.6 Challenge!

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a catastrophic effect on charities, with the cancellation of thousands of events and the loss of billions in income through fundraising events. 26.2 miles would have been run by thousands of people this week on Sunday 26th April in the iconic London Marathon. This is just one of so many events that…
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Walk the Wall 2019

Walk the Wall 2019 took place on Saturday 18th May. It was a fabulous day, with 100% turnout and £3,000 worth of fundraising. We made lots of new friends, from fellow walkers and fundraisers to a cute little lamb who cheered us on!
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Jeff to cycle Kenya for COCO!

One of the faces of North East TV is helping an international children’s charity by tackling a 200-mile cycling challenge in Africa later this year.  Jeff Brown, who presents Look North on BBC1, has signed up for the Victoria Cycle Challenge, an initiative being run by North East based international children’s charity COCO (Comrades of…
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Victoria Cycle Challenge – Will Whitaker

Well, we did it. 280(ish)kms across the unpredictable Kenyan terrain, from the (almost) flat planes of the Maasai Mara to the well-paved shores of Lake Victoria. And while the journey may have been net downhill - a fact that provided little solace halfway up day two's mountain - I've come out the other end feeling…
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