Ulverston fellwalker to be guest star at Cumbria Memory Walk
Sion Jair, 66, of Larch Grove, Ulverston, made headlines in July when he scaled 12 Lake District peaks in less than 24 hours with his partner, Wendy Kolbe.
Now he has pledged to climb the equivalent of Mount Everest by making 12 ascents of Coniston Old Man over four consecutive days.
But before embarking on his latest challenge, Mr Jair will be a guest of honour at Memory Walk, the Alzheimer’s Society's flagship fundraising event in Cumbria, which takes place in Carlisle's Bitts Park on Saturday.
Mr Jair, who has Alzheimer's disease, said: "I'm thrilled to have been asked to take part... read more
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