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    Weʼve raised £602 to help fund my 1000-mile trek and raise money for Guide Dogs for the Blind UK.

    Coventry, United Kingdom
    Funded on Monday, 18th December 2017

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    One man, one thousand miles. Beginning on September 27th, I will be walking an astounding 1000 miles over the Pyrenees mountains from southern France to western Spain! I’ll be trekking on the world-renowned Camino de Santiago de Compostela, and then I’ll be walking all the way back!

    Some would say I’ve lost the plot, others would say I never had it, but after having just graduated, I wanted to do something truly challenging and rewarding before entering the big wide job world. So, naturally I thought of going for a three month pilgrimage walk!

    My aim is to raise £2,000 – half of all the funds raised will go towards the trip, and the other half will go directly to Guide Dogs for the Blind UK, a fantastic charity that does some really great work. In the UK, there are close to two million people living with sight loss, a large number of which feel isolated and trapped in their homes. Living without one of your five senses is impossible to imagine, and it's probably something most of us take for granted, so I have chosen to raise for Guide Dogs to give those with sight loss a restored quality of life. It costs £27,300 to train a guide dog, so please dig deep and help a truly deserving cause!

    Thank you in advance for any support – any donations, big or small, would be absolutely amazing, and if you could help spread the message to your family and friends I would be really grateful!

    Be sure to follow my Facebook page to stay up to date with news of both the preparation for the walk and the trek itself – I’ll be doing vlogs so you can see the PAIN.

    Thank you again and see you on the other side!

    James

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      43

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 2, 2017

        Great idea - all the very best!

        £10.00

      • Tim HONEYWILL

        Tim HONEYWILL

        Nov 23, 2017

        Well done for doing this, James!All the best!Dr Honeywill

      • Laura Blakewell

        Laura Blakewell

        Nov 7, 2017

        Massive well done you crazy cat!!!! xxxxx

        £10.00

      • James Thomas

        James Thomas

        Nov 4, 2017

        £10.00

      • Nathan Emerson

        Nathan Emerson

        Nov 3, 2017

        Amazing!

        £30.00

      • Brian H

        Brian H

        Nov 2, 2017

        Well done James, good cause! Best of luck on your trek.

        £20.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Nov 2, 2017

        Good job!

        £10.00

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      James Dance

      James Dance

      Coventry, United Kingdom

      I'm 22 years old and recently graduated from Nottingham University with a 1st class degree in Modern Language Studies.

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