FUNDRAISING NEWS: Children's Wish set for prison run funds

The Children's Wish Foundation plans to raise around £10,000 from its second triathlon challenge between prisoners and officers at Wormwood Scrubs prison next Thursday.

Last year's triathlon raised £2,000, but twice as many teams are competing this time. Six groups of three people will row 31 miles, cycle 116 miles and run a marathon, in the prison gym.

Three teams of inmates and one team each from staff, the probation service and the charity will compete for the Steve Conibeere Memorial Trophy, named after a fellow prison officer who died last year.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register
Already registered?
Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus