Pictures by Will Day and Jacob Burgess.
In the early hours of Thursday 22nd February a
27-strong team of Countryside Alliance supporters completed the six-day
trek to the summit of Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro in
Tanzania. If you would like to sponsor one or more of them, please
Between them they have raised more than £40,000 for our campaigning
work, but there is still time to sponsor them if you haven't already.
This is an amazing achievement by all the trekkers and we are very
grateful to them for their hard work and determination.
The diverse age-range of the team (from 18 to 67) and the diverse jobs
they do (farmers wives, a GP, a photographer, Hunt Masters, a solicitor,
a farrier) proves that there is no such thing as a typical rural person,
so please help this group to help us promote and defend the countryside
they all love.
This really has been the ultimate challenge in aid of the ultimate