Raising mountains for the homeless

Raising mountains for the homeless

On Saturday 22nd June, a group of 25 eager volunteers tackled the National Three Peaks Challenge to raise over £5,000 for homelessness charity, The Fine & Country Foundation. But hiking three mountains in 24 hours is more complicated than it seems. DONATE HERE The epic challenge took place the day after the summer solstice, providing maximum light for the trekkers as they raced up Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon: the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales respectively. The Fine & Country Foundation gathered teams from across England who met at the base of Ben Nevis in Fort William at 6am on Saturday 22nd June. The klaxon sounded and they were off. Ben Nevis is the tallest mountain in the UK, reaching a staggering 4,411 ft. (1,345 m). The mountain route was filled with hundreds of trekkers from across the world, all enjoying the official National Three Peaks Challenge. The Fine & Country Foundation’s team glided past dozens of walkers, many of wh...

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2nd Jul 2019
Fine & Country Warwickshire golf day on par to help the homeless
The Fine & Country Warwickshire Golf Day returned for a sell-out event to raise £725 for two local homeless charities with The Fin...
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25th Jun 2019
2019 UK expedition: National Three Peaks Challenge
Could you do a 24-hour walking challenge across the highest mountains in England, Scotland and Wales: Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis and Snowdon, r...
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18th Jun 2019
Cakes for a cause
Fine & Country Foundation Coffee Morning a great success! Everyone loves cake, right?  So what better way to raise money for the F...
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16th May 2019
Warwickshire Golf Day Returns this June
The Fine & Country Foundation is delighted to announce the return of the Warwickshire Golf Day on Thursday 20th June. SOLD OUT Players...
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14th May 2019
Badass Mucker: muddy teamwork for homelessness
On Saturday 11th May, Fine & Country Lancaster and North Lancs and Windermere offices teamed up with Bookcamp Thornton and Lancaster &am...
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14th May 2019
Worcestershire fashion show returns for third year running
Back by popular demand, Fine & Country Droitwich Spa are delighted to host their third fashion show at Grafton Manor Hotel in Bromsgrove...
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8th May 2019
Worcestershire Autumn Ball, 28th September
Fine & Country Droitwich Spa invite you to the first Fine & Country Foundation ball, on Saturday 28th September.   BOOK TICKE...
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17th Apr 2019
Good mornings start with coffee! Annual coffee morning returns this May
Coffee mornings are the perfect way to raise money and awareness for homelessness in a relaxed and friendly environment. If you have a loca...
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16th Apr 2019
The Penultimate Marathon: Race 11: Kidderminster, Worcestershire
After possibly the longest year of their lives, Emma Preston and Clint Nykamp’s 12 Marathons Challenge is drawing to a close. The pair...
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19th Feb 2019
Leamington Spa's sleep out with a twist
Left to right: Fine & Country Leamington Spa team: Jonathan Handford (Managing Director), Henry Lacey, Nicola Moore, Mark Griffiths and...
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12th Feb 2019
Rugby sleeps rough for Hope4 in below freezing temperatures
Front and ice cover the cars as the temperature begins to drop.Fine & Country Rugby joined Hope4 for the coldest sleep out they have eve...
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6th Feb 2019
Wrap up warm: Helping Hands Sleep Out
Members of Fine & Country Leamington Spa will sleep rough to raise awareness of homelessness in Leamington Spa, Warwick and Kenilworth f...
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29th Jan 2019

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