Biddulph Mayor to take on 100MPH zip wire to raise money for Charity

Biddulph Town mayor, John Jones is set to embark on a fundraising mission to raise funds for charity cry.

Cardiac arrest in the young is a local charity nominated by John Jones.

John and His wife will take on the velocity 2 zip wire in Wales which travels 1.5KM at speeds of over 100mph. People can donate by visiting his just giving page. John Jones said

“am the current Town Mayor of Biddulph and, as part of my tenure, it is beholden upon me to try and raise money for local good causes. The last year has been a difficult one for fund raising with it being almost impossible to hold any sort of events so, in a last ditch attempt to raise some cash for my nominated local beneficiary "CRY" Cardiac Risk in the Young, My wife and I . are taking on the terrifying "VELOCITY2" ZIP WIRE (1.5Km at up to 500ft at up to 100mph !!!!!!) Please support us and help us to raise a few quid for this very worthy cause.”

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