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Banker to bike length of UK for charity

Halifax Bank worker, Mark Rafferty, doing charity bike ride, John 'o Groats to Lands End, for Alzheimers

Halifax Bank worker, Mark Rafferty, doing charity bike ride, John 'o Groats to Lands End, for Alzheimers

A Sowerby Bridge banker is taking to the saddle in preparation for a nine day sponsored September cycle from Lands End to John o’ Groats for Alzheimer’s charity.

Cyclist Mark Rafferty, a banker at Halifax Bank, Sowerby Bridge, will join other employees on the 970 mile ride. Fundraising through baking and in branch raffle ticket sales have already raised £1,200 for the charity that provides care and research for Alzheimer sufferers and their families. Mr Rafferty said: “My grandad suffered with the disease and some of our customers do - I want to do something to help a good cause.” To donate call 01422 421600.

 

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