Great North Ride
Event: The Great North Ride's fundraising
£115,000.00 raised of £60,000.00 target
£115,000.00 raised so far
How to make a donation
Donate online at - www.justgiving.com/The-Great-North-Ride
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Please support our London-Edinburgh ride to raise money for Combat Stress and the Light Dragoons Colonel's Appeal.
For ease of administration all money raised through Just Giving will be paid to Combat Stress who will share the proceeds with the Light Dragoons Colonel's Appeal.
Between 25-28 March 2011 Ewen Cameron and Neil Cross will attempt to ride the 400 miles from London to Edinburgh. We aim to replicate the ride of Sir Robert Carey, who in 1603 took the news of the death of Queen Elizabeth I to her heir James VI of Scotland. His journey took three days. Much of the route that he took is now motorway so we will follow an alternative, longer route using bridleways and minor roads and aim to reach Edinburgh within four days. We will use a total of 160 horses provided by friends and supporters.
The money raised from your donations will go to Combat Stress for the care of veterans suffering from mental illness as a result of their operational service. It will also go to the Light Dragoons Colonel's Appeal. It wil give enduring support to Light Dragoons wounded on operations or in regimental service, to their families and to the families of those killed in the line of duty.
For further information about the Ride please see our website www.greatnorthride.co.uk.
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Raising money for
Charity Registration No. 206002
Combat Stress is the leading UK charity specialising in the care of Veterans’ mental health. We are currently supporting more than 5,200 ex-Service men and women. This includes 724 who served in Iraq and 396 who served in Afghanistan.
- * Online donations£9,000.00
- Offline donations£106,000.00
- Text donations£0.00
- Total raised£115,000.00
- Gift Aid£2,169.36
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