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The team, led by Steve Price, tackling Pen Y Fan in the Brecon Beacons. 

A tough challenge in itself as it stands 886m high and is part of the Special Armed Forces selection criteria... But no, this is not all, Steve will be carrying a piano on his back!  Now you may have an image of a burley chap, a big brute of a man?  Oh no... the Piano is almost the same weight as he is.

 

Steve has had this thought for some time, inspired by the continued support following high profile press coverage of the terribly debilitating Meningitis virus.

 

Managing to find 'like minded' people was almost as challenging as the challenge!  However, he managed to persuade…

 

Dave Joyce, retired paramedic

Phil Rylance, retired CID

Danny Kinnear, Farmers Arms lubrication technician

Martin Currums, Mechanical Engineer

 

 

Updates 43

Well.. this is the last update for this event.. If you are visiting the site and want to donate you can... it will still make a difference. We have tried to thank everyone on our forms but may have some spelling issues... not everyone's writing was legible but we tried!!

24/05/14 11:28

Ian Chapman, Lisa Bishop, Dale Moore, Yvonne Palmer, Chris Mutch, Elaine Lynch, Theresa Heaney..... A great big thank you to you all!

24/05/14 11:26

Pete Robertson, John Smith, Mike Ward, Russell Williams, Gail Taylor, Stephen Humphreys, Sandra Walker, Stu McHugh, Robert Whitehead, D Williams, U Humphreys, John Gilbert, B Williams, Phil Gary, Carol Broderick, Lynn Fryer, Bob Blythe, Caron Horridge, Roy (Hygiene)...

24/05/14 11:24

Jenny Paterson, P Davidson, R Nash, L Bence, Nicky Stanway, A Birch, Dianne Ruffell, Alison Kendrick, John Unger, Tony Gray, Amanda Ellis, Kerry Turner, Tanya Atkinson, Jenny Johnson, Paul Giles, G McAy, Mark Jackson, John Pengelly, Karl Williams, Steve Hancock, Bibby...

24/05/14 11:13

R Haney, R Biscuit, H Brown, S Jones, C Warren, I Horne, S Hughes, T Brockles, Charles Botting, Dan Jackson, Owen Thomas, Phil Maddox, Chris Leloustre, Gill Green, Jim Pinches M Spence, J Lockett, K Johnson, J Peacock, A Stringer, L Peers, V Gayton, M Penman, Jo Jones...

24/05/14 11:10

Raising money for

Meningitis Research Foundation

Meningitis Research Foundation

Charity Registration No. England 1091105,SC037586, Ireland CHY 12030

Meningitis is deadly; killing and seriously disabling in hours. Small children and young adults are high risk, but all ages can be affected. Globally 1,000 people die daily. We fundraise to invest in research, campaign for vaccines, provide symptom information and support those already affected.

Raising money for

Run by Meningitis Research Foundation

Charity Registration No. England 1091105,SC037586, Ireland CHY 12030

Donations 55

Great contributions from our sponsor forms....

Donation by Anonymous on 24/05/14

£465.00

+ £116.25 Gift Aid

Well done steve and the team. Quite a hill to climb you done very well. Not many people crack the peny and tell the tale. Well done I applaud you.

Donation by paul adams on 13/04/14

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Anonymous on 12/04/14

£340.00

+ £85.00 Gift Aid

Met you on the way down, how you managed as it was "blowing a hoolie" on top - impressed, well done

Donation by Anonymous on 11/04/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Sponsorship Donations on 06/04/14

£205.00

+ £51.25 Gift Aid

Well Done

Donation by LAW COSTING LTD on 31/03/14

£200.00

Well done Steve and team.

Donation by Colin Gilmore & Andy McGreal on 12/03/14

£250.00

Well done Steve and team.. Great cause, fab challenge.

Donation by Marion Flanagan on 10/03/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Good luck everyone!

Donation by St John's on 06/03/14

£250.00

well done boys

Donation by Louise Scheffel on 25/02/14

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Anonymous on 25/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Well Done guys - met you on your way down, let us know if you want a copy of the picture we took!! Congratulations and hope we did not ruin your 2 O'Clock pic. Jonny and Jodie

Donation by Anonymous on 25/02/14

£10.00

Well done all of you

Donation by Colin Hawitt on 25/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Well done! We saw you when we were coming down the mountain :) Claire and Laura

Donation by Claire Weston on 24/02/14

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

Well done Steve price,tommy price and the rest of the crew. Great effort.

Donation by Paul Mackenzie on 24/02/14

£10.00

Well done lads!

Donation by Anonymous on 21/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

we struggled through hail & gales to reach the top y'day. Someone at youth hostel asked if we'd seen the 'man with piano' on our journey, we missed u but applaud u.The weather was truely vile in parts

Donation by The Ainsley Family on 21/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Passed the team yesterday (20th Feb), was tough going in that hail and wind and i never had a piano, Good luck you must have balls of steel

Donation by Andrew on 21/02/14

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

Donation by Mandi Elliott on 20/02/14

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by D Hiles on 20/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation by W Plant on 20/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation by M Liatt on 20/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Bob Calver on 20/02/14

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

Donation by J P Baguley on 20/02/14

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

Donation by Sid Towers on 20/02/14

£28.00

+ £7.00 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£2,586.00
  • Offline donations£2,936.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£5,522.00
  • Gift Aid£454.00

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