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Click on the image to read what Antony has to say about his road trip and why he is doing it ...
"Ten years ago, I completed ‘My Big Fat Greek Road Trip’ through 10 countries over 5 days with a "co-driver" after I lost my own father to cancer. This time, I'm going to 'up the ante' by driving solo through 13 countries in 5 days...all for Cancer Research UK and the fine work they do every day to try and beat illnesses that seem to surround us on a daily basis. I'm not a long-haul driver and I have some anxiety and confidence issues, so this drive - although daunting - is a suitable challenge and a small token of what I can do for a very worthwhile charity.

"But Antony, which countries will you be driving through?" I hear you ask. An excellent question, if I may say so. Well, after a fundraising day on the 1st July, the drive will officially begin on the 3rd July from Calais, then travelling through France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (catchy name) and Greece, ending my journey at the Acropolis in Athens on - all being well - the 7th July 2018.

The fundraising day will take place at the Mews BrewHouse on Sunday 1st July from 1pm to 4pm. We'll have a Scalextric tournament for youngsters, the winner of the tournament winning the actual Scalextric set. There will also be a prize raffle with lots of prizes including a bottle of Greek brandy, a car service, a £25 gift voucher to spend at Little Potters craft studio...even a doggy pamper session (bow tie included!).

I'm dedicating this charity drive to everyone who has been affected by cancer in whatever way - as a friend to a sufferer, a family member, or even if you're going through cancer treatment at the moment. I hope to get as much support for this challenge and am looking to reach my £5000 target for Cancer Research UK!"

Thank you Antony for the info we wish you well and hope you reach your target!

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