Thousands raised for hospice following walk

Warming up. Photo by Derek Pelling Photography

Warming up. Photo by Derek Pelling Photography

First published in News Bucks Free Press: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

AS the clock struck midnight, the heavens opened, and more than 600 ladies and specially nominated male walkers took part in a charity walk.

They set off from Aylesbury College for the fifth Gemstone Midnight Walk in aid of the Florence Nightingale Hospice Charity on Saturday.

Early indications show £45,000 being pledged on the night with money still to come in.

Wet-eared walkers walked the six or 13 mile challenge across Aylesbury. For more information visit or

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