Sexes swap clothes for Rotherham to Sheffield fundraising walk

By Admin | 17/06/2016 0 comments

Sexes swap clothes for Rotherham to Sheffield fundraising walk

THE battle of the sexes takes on a whole new meaning as fundraisers take on the challenge of walking from Rotherham to Sheffield.

For the men will all be dressed in women’s clothes and the women in men’s as they embark on the 13 miles from Rotherham Hospice to St Luke's Hospice in Sheffield as their contribution to the 2016 Master Cutler’s Challenge.

This Saturday’s walk by Attercliffe company Progressive Safety begins in Rotherham at 9am and is scheduled to reach its Sheffield finish at approximately 4pm, when a celebration will be held at the Rising Sun pub.

“Once again, another company has come up with a very different way of supporting the Challenge and its charities of the year, the two hospices,” said St Luke's Corporate fundraising coordinator Jack Kidder.

“We suspect, though, that there might be some sore feet by the end — especially the ones that aren't used to wearing high heels.”

Tags


No messages

Please login or register to enter your message click here

The fact you are here means you are interested in what goes on in your town.

We want to continue holding local authorities to account, attending court and council meetings, as well as providing breaking news, competitions and offers – but it costs money. Online advertising does not cover costs, therefore we feel the need to ask for your help in ensuring we can provide the best possible coverage, online and in our printed products.
For as little as £1, you can support the Rotherham Advertiser – and it only takes a minute.
Click here to support local news.


Spotted something we should know about?

Call our Newsdesk on 01709 768146
Or email newsdesk@rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk
Message us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheRotherhamAdvertiser/