Thursday, 9 July 2009

Day 52 - BFBS - Mark Hearn, Rosie Laydon, Karim Kronfli.jpg

Today was a wonderful boost for my morale. I was met by an old friend Karim and BFBS (British Forces Broadcasting Service) with a wooden goblet and a bottle of champagne to celebrate reaching the £10,000 mark.

We did a bit of filming, an interview and lunch. It was quite relaxed and good humored. Let's hope it will generate more interest. I was at least able to say how much support there is out there for the armed services.

Now here's the thing. Last night I discovered my mileage mistake. I was going from one map to another and hadn't noticed my start point today was on both maps. So instead of 13 miles today my route is now just 8 miles, so I intend to push on and drive down a little of tomorrows walk.

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2 comments:

  1. Hi congrats at reaching your £10,000 goal well done from Hector and Cath at St Ronans Innerleithen

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  2. It was an honour meeting up with you Malcolm! You are inspiring. The champagne and the filming was the least I could do to help. Here is to a successful rest of your journey. Karim

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