Mud, sweat and tears – but all for a good cause! – Wiltshire Times

They pedalled 500 kilometres between them over a 12 day period from December 1-12 and have raised £578 plus gift aid with more donations coming in.

“As a result of this, Julian House have just set up an additional 10 camp beds, on top of the existing 30 beds, in our very small and cramped hostel in order to prevent winter deaths of rough sleepers.

“As a family, however, we can try and do something to help raise money for one of the charities that work towards making it fair, so we chose Julian House.”

“We don’t need to know her story to know that she needs a safe, warm place to sleep. I couldn’t answer my daughter’s questions of ‘Why?’ or her indignant cries of ‘But it’s not fair’.

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“This all came about after a visit to the fireworks display in Bath, where we met a young woman who was homeless.

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