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James completes his 200 mile Challenge

James Cook, who is 70 and suffers from Parkinson’s disease, yesterday completed his 200 mile walk from Chittlehampton in Devon to Littlehampton on the Sussex coast.

At The Finish Line


James started walking on the 2nd of September, (follow this link to see the story), and has walked about 10 miles a day, every day, since then.

on the road


James has been walking in order raise funds for four charities that each have special meaning to him; Calvert Trust ExmoorABF The Soldiers’ CharityParkinson’s UK and Friends of St Hieritha’s Chittlehampton, and so far has raised over £15,000 to be split equally between the for charities.


water stop


Tony Potter, CEO of Calvert Trust Exmoor: "What a fantastic achievement! All of us at Calvert Trust Exmoor would like to congratulate James on completing his challenge. We are extremely grateful for the money he has raised, which will  go into our bursary funds, enabling guests who require financial assistance to be able to have a break with us."


At the finish


You can still donate to support James, please visit and make your pledge.


Please contact
our Fundraising Team:


Jeremy Duxbury

Tel: 01598 763221


Catherine Little

Tel: 01434 250232

Lake District

Lynn Healey

Tel: 01768 772255



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