Tyne challenge is just SOFAB
A neonatal nurse and a mum whose child was born prematurely will be flying down a zip wire off the Tyne Bridge to help a charity close to her heart.
Mum-of-one Catherine Osborne will be raising funds for SOFAB (Supporters of Families and Babies), a Yorkshire charity that raises funds to improve family-centred care in local neonatal units, including Dewsbury. She will be joined by her friend - and charity trustee - Louise Peever on Sunday, October 16.
Mrs Osborne said: “There are only five of us who all work and fundraise for SOFAB in our spare time. Fun Days, parties and cake sales take a... read more
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