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CASCAID Around the World Challenge

3 team members

Challenge complete

Fundraising for this challenge has ended so we're no longer accepting donations. Thanks to everyone who supported this challenge.

Total raised so far £0.00

Target £0.00

Total plus Gift Aid: £0.00

Raised offline: £0.00

Team story

[p]Please give generously! [url=https://www.bmo-around-the-world-challenge.com/][b]CASCAID Around the World Challenge[/b][/url][b] [/b]- Drive around the world without leaving the UK….Visit Canada, Chile, New Zealand, Israel, the USA, Australia, Russia and Trinidad & Tobago without needing a Passport.[/p][p]As you may be aware, [url=http://www.cascaidcharity.com/][b]CASCAID[/b][/url] has returned for another round of events to raise money, this time for [b]Great Ormond Street Hospital[/b], in London. Since its formation in 1852, the hospital has been dedicated to children’s healthcare and to finding new and better ways to treat childhood illnesses. Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is an international centre of excellence in child healthcare with the broadest range of dedicated, children’s healthcare specialists under one roof in the UK. The hospital’s pioneering research and treatment gives hope to children from around the world with the rarest, most complex and often life-threatening conditions. On average, 618 children and young people arrive at GOSH each day for life-changing treatments. Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity needs to raise money to support the hospital to give children who need help the most, the best chance for life. The charity funds research into pioneering new treatments for children, provides the most up to date medical equipment, funds support services for children and their families and supports the essential rebuilding and refurbishment of the hospital. Our aim is to contribute to the new cardiac catheter theatre for GOSH – their current one is not fit for purpose.[/p][p][b]The challenge[/b][/p][p]The aim is to drive around the UK to towns/villages/cities that share a name with a town/city overseas. Points will be awarded for towns visited, and any additional found on route (there are plenty). The start is provisionally Hyde Park in London with teams allowed to choose any route, with the caveat that certain destinations are compulsory. Teams must spend a maximum of £750 buying and pimping an 'old banger' with which to complete the challenge…we have found ourselves a gas guzzling gold Jag with 126,000 miles on the clock (see pictures below). Wish us luck, we are going to need it![/p][p]Thank you for taking the time to read our page. Please support John Tevenan, Rob Thorpe and David Wahi as we embark on this challenge and donate to this fantastic cause! [/p]
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Jul 2, 2019

Alex H

Great cause - hope you have some fun on the tour.

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jul 2, 2019

Mike Duffy

David. What a fabulous fun idea and money raiser. I hope it was as much fun as it looked. Best wishes , Mike

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Jul 1, 2019

Anne R

Well done!

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jul 1, 2019

Tom Hanafin

Great effort guys! My back is in bits after about 2 hours in a car!

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jul 1, 2019


Great effort (and great car) well done

£250.00 plus £62.50 Gift Aid

Jun 30, 2019

Richard Durell

Fantastic cause well done and good luck.

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jun 28, 2019


Good luck & drive safely! Great cause, well done!

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Jun 28, 2019

Steven Bell

A great idea for a great cause. I dreamt of you reading this while hunched over a bust engine on the M1. I've been misfiring too- I sponsored a rival team thinking it was you. I'd say 'wish I was with you' but 34 deg tomorrow ...' Beers will be provided.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid

Jun 27, 2019

Paul And Ru

Good luck Dave!


Jun 27, 2019


Can you sell me the car when you're done? Have fun Wahi.

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

John Tevenan

John Tevenan

David Wahi

David Wahi

Robert Thorpe

Robert Thorpe