Friday, 8 May 2015

Barnsley dementia group plans fundraising walk


Barnsley Independent Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support is looking for people to take part in a fundraising walk next month.

The event on Sunday, June 14 is held at Worsbrough Mill Country Park.

Walkers can choose to do a 3.5km or 5km route.

The walk will be followed by a bring-your-own picnic with entertainment provided by Kexborough-based all-female choir, The Phoenix Singers.

Linda Pattison, Chief Officer for BIADS, said: “Our celebration walk is always a fantastic day with people doing the walk for a variety of personal reasons.

“Now in its sixth year, this year’s walk is extra special as the month of June sees us here at BIADS celebrate our fifth birthday.”

To register call 01226 280057.

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