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Welcome to my Justgiving page.

I am sure you are checking that you have heard correctly, that I am embarking on the challenge of a lifetime - walking to Everest Base Camp!

On November 15,  2012 I shall be joining three other intrepid walkers, who are going to follow in some of the footsteps of the great Sir Edmund HIllary and Sherpa Tenzing - We will be endeavouring to trek through the barriers of temperatures reaching minus 10 and altitude levels way above normal.  All this is in the name of raising funds for The Argus Appeal, the charity of which I am proud to be chairman of.

I believe in being a chairman in deed as well as name and therefore am asking all family, friends, neighbours and readers to support me to raise funds for The Argus Appeal.  Once the frostbite heals I will be writing about my adventure in The Argus,  but for now it's training and preparing for the biggest adventure of my life.

As Ditchling Beacon is the only altitude training I am likely to get I expect to find this a huge personal challenge. 

Your support of me and The Argus Appeal would be appreciated and you have my personal promise that EVERY PENNY you donate will go towards helping those in real need in Sussex.   

Regards,

Michael     

 

 

Raising money for

The Argus Appeal

The Argus Appeal

Charity Registration No. 1013647

The Argus Appeal's objectives are to relieve sickness, poverty, hardship and to provide benefits for lonely, needy old people and underprivileged children and other persons considered appropriate by the trustees in the Sussex area. All funds raised are used to support causes where they can “make a difference”.

Donations 36

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Now what was that song from the Sound of Music...?

Donation by Lisa on 10/12/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Good luck Sherpa Tensing.

Donation by Gary Lester on 27/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Please don't bore me with the details once you get back.

Donation by John Pendleton on 26/11/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

Donation by Adrian Imms on 15/11/12

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

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Good Luck!! Look forward to hearing/reading about it on your return.

Donation by Jane Osler on 13/11/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Good luck and hope all gooes well

Donation by Peter Collins on 12/11/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Good Luck from Simon, Lottie and Bella. Don't forget your woolly hat !!!!

Donation by Simon Howarth on 08/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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It's a new dawn Editorial/Accounts cooperation! Good Luck

Donation by David Diment on 08/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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At least you wont have to watch Albion for 3 weeks! Good Luck.

Donation by David Church on 08/11/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

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Good luck - and if something goes wrong shout Ahok!

Donation by Dom Smith on 05/11/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Just remember to BREATHE! And enjoy the view...

Donation by Kim on 31/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Enjoy the fresh air!

Donation by Lyle Acott on 29/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Don't forget your woolly hat!

Donation by Alan McCarthy on 29/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Maunie Catcheside on 28/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Good luck from all at Brighton Racecourse!

Donation by Stuart Dorn on 25/10/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Don't forget Michael - if it gets cold just light the frier.

Donation by Peter Field on 23/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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I'd go with you HONEST but i've got the Sussex Business Awards to organise! good luck from Caraline and the Midnight team

Donation by caraline brown on 17/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Those yeti are partial to a bit of Brighton Rock - fill up Phil's rucksack! Have a great time and good luck!

Donation by Adam Bates on 11/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Can you take Mark Buckle with you ? ( ha ha now that would be FUN ) Have a GREAT time mate !

Donation by robbie raggio on 09/10/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

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It used to make me feel tired just hearing about bike rides to Paris but Everest...?! Good luck Michael!

Donation by Andrew Comben on 08/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

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Best Wishes Michael. See you when you get back

Donation by Nigel Lambe on 08/10/12

£50.00

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Climbing Everest is one thing but doing it in such dodgy company is another! If the climb doesn't kill you, Phil's jokes certainly will. Good luck.

Donation by Anthony Mernagh on 08/10/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

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Good luck Michael, keep Mr Frier on a tight leash!

Donation by Ryan Heal on 05/10/12

£25.00

+ £6.25 Gift Aid

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Michael, Good luck and I am sure it will be a fantastic experience and achievement, even with those aching muscles!!!!

Donation by Guy Hilton on 04/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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I hear they serve Harveys at the top!! Good luck.

Donation by Phil Graves on 02/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£1,060.00
  • Offline donations£650.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£1,710.00
  • Gift Aid£241.25

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