Oldham’s Mayor, Cllr Elaine Garry, is looking for local residents to join in her she takes on her latest challenge in aid of local charities. On the 17th July she will be climbing Snowdon, the highest peak in Wales, alongside her consorts, Cllr Graham Shuttleworth and Peter Davis, and others.
Cllr Garry said “Snowdon is certainly a challenge but one that takes place in beautiful surroundings. I am really grateful to everyone who is joining me on the day or has sponsored the team. We hope to raise a lot of money for some good causes that are close to my heart. I just hope the weather stays dry!”
Cllr Garry, who represents Failsworth West ward, has nominated the following charities for her mayoral fundraising:
North West Air Ambulance
Broughton House Veteran Care Village
Pennine Pen Animal Rescue
Oldham Cancer Support Centre
Oldham Young Carers service
Oldham Bereavement Support
The Oldham Band (Lees)
The Snowdon challenge takes place on the 17th July, with a £15 registration fee which includes coach travel from Oldham for the first 40 people to register. To register, or for further details contact Juned Ahmed on 07949 917 732 or Toklis Miah on 07801 213 748.
For details of how to sponsor Cllr Garry email firstname.lastname@example.org .