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Celebrities Raise £20K For Fishing For Heroes

July 24th, 2012 0 comments

Our very own James Horne attended this event and did extremely well at the events, enjoying the day immensely and coming away from the auction with a day’s fishing with Chris de Margary of Simply Red.

 
Celebrities from the world of rock and roll, sport and TV gathered recently to fish and shoot in the stunning surroundings of Meon Springs Fishery in Hampshire.
 
Sky Sports covered the event where sixteen teams of four, including two teams of military veterans, helped raise over £20,000 for Fishing for Heroes, a charity which provides fly fishing courses to help veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
 
Sir Ian Botham, Mike Atherton, David ‘Bumble' Lloyd, Glen Tipton (Judas Priest), Chris de Margary (Simply Red), Muriel Gray, Sam Thomas (Gold Cup winning jockey) and Adam Henson (BBC's Countryfile) were among the celebrities that helped make the day such a success..... Read More

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