Craig is fundraising

A Highland Hike for Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

£1065.00 + £146.25 Gift Aid = £1211.25
Donated to Craig’s £1000.00 Goal
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THE WEST HIGHLAND WAY FOR WILDLIFE !

British wildlife is being wiped out. Over 50% of our biodiversity has been destroyed since the 1970s. Some 44 million individual birds have been lost and even once common species such as swift, starling and house sparrow are in free fall. Intensive agriculture and habitat destruction are the main cause and the carnage is being allowed to continue. The controversial badger cull is being expanded, foxhunters continue hunting with dogs and the shooting fraternity keeps on killing protected birds of prey. The latter being most prevalent in North Yorkshire. Fortunately, North Yorkshire also has a wildlife charity that is dedicated to saving lives...

Founded in 2009, Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary https://www.whitbywildlife.co.uk provides a rescue, rehabilitation and release service for the North East of England. It operates 24/7, 365 days a year, caring for over 3,000 sick, injured and orphaned animals and birds. It is run by 70 volunteers and includes many people with special needs. For this all to continue and to care for an increasing number of animals, the charity needs donations to pay for day to day running costs (feed, bedding, vets bills etc) and ultimately relocate to larger premises. If you want to help - then please sponsor me!

On September 10th, me and my faithful pooch Meg will set off on the West Highland Way from Loch Lomond to Ben Nevis. I will camp the entire 96-mile route and endeavour to climb Nevis on the last day. Thanks in advance for your support! ;-)


Craig & Meg

     


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Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary is a registered wildlife rehab charity (1165589), caring for over 2500 rescues every year. Our goal is to release wildlife successfully back into the wild where they belong. Animals come to us due to being orphaned, in sickness and in injury. We work with all manner of wildlife with 80% of rescues being birds - from little garden birds to seabirds, birds of prey to waterfowl. We also work with a number of mammals with hedgehogs being our most common rescue.

Registered Charity Number: 1165589.

Find out more about Whitby Wildlife Sanctuary

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