Wainwrights for Tearfund – Blog

This is the place where we randomly chat about things as we walk the 214 Wainwrights in the Lake District for Tearfund’s ‘No Child Taken.’

Tearfund is hoping to raise 1 million pounds to protect 50,000 children from the dangers of trafficking in 2015. We aim to raise £36 for each mountain we climb, so protecting 214 children and providing them with a safe and secure family environment.


Fantastic People for Tearfund

A big thank you to all those who have sponsored us. Donations now stand at £928. We will soon cross over the £1,000 mark, that means that Tearfund are able to prevent 28 children from being trafficked, and get close to their target of 50,000. It makes it a worthwhile...

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Tearfund walkers in the Westmorland Gazette

We are featured in the Westmorland Gazette this week, the local newspaper for the South Lakes, Cumbria. The picture is from our first walk when we climbed our first three Wainwrights for Tearfund: Harter Fell, Kentmere Pike and Shipman Knotts on 4th January, 2015. You...

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Thank You, Tearfund Sponsors

A big thank you to all of you who are encouraging us on this walk. We endured freezing temperatures and frozen Snickers on our first walk over Harter Fell and Kentmere Pike :-). On our second walk, over Loughrigg, we faced 80mph winds and hailstones, but it is all...

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