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Rotary Club of Helston

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Event

RCF Charities 2013

RCF Host Club

Rotary Club of Helston, District 1175

Charity

Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity [RNRMC]

Venue

RNAS Culdrose, Cornwall

Date

7 October 2013

People

Mike Hales - President RC Helston

Petty Officer Aircrewman Richie Harker - Representative for Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity RNAS Culdrose

Captain Mark Garratt - Commanding Officer RNAS Culdrose

Commander Andrew Rose - Commander Sea King at RNAS Culdrose

Lieutenant Dave Anderson - Organiser Red Rats Team

plus members of the Red Rats Team and Squadron Personnel

Additional Info

Mike Hales - President of the Rotary Club of Helston said "It is an honour to be able to hand these cheques over to the Red Rats Team's representatives on behalf of Rotary Charity Fundraisers the co-ordinating fundraiser organisation. The Red Rats team are to be congratulated in raising such a large sum for three very deserving charities"

The cycle challenge was from RNAS Culdrose to the National Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas in Staffordshire. 400 miles in 5 days during the coldest winter for a decade including heavy snowfalls. The challenge was completed on 22nd March the 10th anniversary of the loss of Redrats 34 and 35 in the Northern Gulf during Operation Telic.

RCSCF REF: 1000069

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