Brave Northampton dad to take on eight-hour swim in aid of charity that helps his disabled daughter ride horses
A selfless Northampton dad is set to attempt an eight-hour fundraising swim across the Sea of Galilee in Israel to raise money for a horse-riding charity who have helped to raise the confidence of his disabled daughter.
Stuart Hacker of St Crispins is hoping to raise up to £5,000 to donate towards the Hannah Payne Riding for Disabled Association group (RDA), who specialise and offer riding therapy for up to 20 blind and disabled children each year.
Mr Hacker’s seven-year-old daughter, Katie, has a rare condition that affects her brain, but with the help of the charity she has been riding... read more
- 19:39 Trevor Hopkins obituary
- 19:37 Toys R Us founder dies aged 94 just weeks after life’s work collapses
- 19:37 Group of ‘men dressed as women’ attack IHOP manager after he asks...
- 19:37 Man jailed for raping blind children when he was 12-year-old schoolboy
- 19:37 Luke Shaw does not have what it takes to salvage Man Utd career -...
- 19:32 Cate Blanchett on Woody Allen: 'I don't think I've stayed silent at...
- 19:32 Gala concert a fitting end to great festival
- 19:31 Birmingham man arrested on suspicion of preparing for terrorist act
- 19:31 Abandoned cars is costing this council - and local taxpayers -...
- 19:30 Man exposed himself to girl in Knaresborough
- 19:30 More than 30 police quiz drivers in hunt for missing Fife student
- 19:29 England boss Gareth Southgate confirms Jordan Pickford will start...
- 19:28 Lemon, grapefruit and rice: Handy tips for cleaning tricky...
- 19:27 Jose Mourinho tipped to appease increasingly unhappy Man Utd board
- 19:27 Paul Ince hits out at Jose Mourinho over treatment of Man Utd star,...
- 19:26 Lena Waithe addresses co-star Aziz Ansari controversy with hopes...
- 19:26 “Bloody Tam” Dalyell and his card games with the devil
- 19:25 Lemon, grapefruit and rice: Handy tips for cleaning tricky...
- 19:25 Obesity causes cancer - Cumbrian GP warns of increased risk
- 19:25 Cambridge University reveals 15% gender pay gap
- 19:22 Sherborne school bus attacker jailed for 16 months
- 19:22 Fantasy football tips: Goalkeepers and defenders with most Premier...
- 19:22 He earned mega-bucks at Birmingham City but where is Alex Hleb now?
- 19:22 Jose Mourinho receives Manchester United injury boost with Ander...
- 19:22 Port Vale striker joins the Lambs on loan
- 19:22 Aston Villa's Keinan Davis saves the day with late England winner
- 19:19 Kenya payout for mother made to deliver on hospital floor
- 19:19 Dapchi kidnap: Government 'will not abandon' lone hostage
- 19:19 Midland Classic announces major changes to bus services
- 19:18 Marcus Rashford sends thank you to Zlatan Ibrahimovic following...