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Jonathan Bromley

Jonathan's Big Beautiful Wall Walk

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

My story

[p]My wife Sally was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2008. Since then she has thrown herself wholeheartedly into fundraising and Parkinson's support work, and I thought it was about time I made a contribution too. Sally chairs the Oxford Branch of Parkinson's UK, and you can find all about it at [url=https://oxfordparkinsons.org.uk]the Branch's website oxfordparkinsons.org.uk[/url]. I love the North of England, I love visiting archaeological sites, and I love hiking. So what could be better than to walk the Hadrian's Wall national trail, and invite all you wonderful people to sponsor me to do it? Perhaps not the scariest challenge you may have seen here, but in my mid-sixties a walk of 84 miles over 5 days may be.... interesting. [/p][p]As I work my way eastwards I'll post updates on [url=https://oxfordparkinsons.org.uk/hadrian/]my blog at bit.do/jbbww[/url] where you can also track my location as I progress (there's a "Find Jonathan" button at the top of the page). My journey starts in Bowness-on-Solway on Monday 11th June and (if all goes well) concludes at the Segedunum museum in Wallsend, just east of Newcastle city centre, mid-afternoon on Friday 15th. I [i]really [/i]hope they sell blister pads in the museum shop![img]https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/resources/fundraiser-images//03870f5c-c5a3-405e-abbc-329c65ac3749.jpeg[/img][/p][p][img][/img][/p][p]I'm not roughing it - there are plenty of B&Bs and pubs within easy reach of the trail - but I'll be carrying everything with me, and the detours to overnight stays and Vindolanda museum will make the total walk close to 100 miles.[/p]
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Event

Personal Challenge Date

11 Jul 2018

Charity

Parkinson's UK

Parkinson's UK

Supporters

04-Jul-2018

Chris Dunabin

Enjoyed the blog, and it sounds as if you enjoyed the walk. Sorry for delay - I've been on two holidays!

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

29-Jun-2018

Anonymous

Thank you and well done.

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

28-Jun-2018

Bex

Well done Jonathan - and I so enjoyed your lovely blog! Lots of love Bex x

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

22-Jun-2018

Jim and Hilary

Well done Jonathan

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

20-Jun-2018

Janet & Laurence

Well done Jonathan

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

18-Jun-2018

Chrystalina James and Arthur

Well done Jonathan. Amazing!!!

17-Jun-2018

Anonymous

£20.00

17-Jun-2018

Janet and David Robertson

Best Regards........ Hope all is going well

£15.00 plus £3.75 Gift Aid

17-Jun-2018

Vickie

Congratulations, Jonathan

£25.00 plus £6.25 Gift Aid

17-Jun-2018

Val

Wow! Well done - and big thanks to Sally for all her help these last few days.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid