Chesterfield firm backs expedition

Franke Sissons, Chesterfield has sponsored the specialist clothing for four severely injured soldiers to kayak 465 miles down the Yukon River in Canadian Alaska, September 2015 with Pilgrim Bandits Charity.
Franke Sissons, Chesterfield has sponsored the specialist clothing for four severely injured soldiers to kayak 465 miles down the Yukon River in Canadian Alaska, September 2015 with Pilgrim Bandits Charity.

Chesterfield firm Franke Sissons has sponsored the specialist clothing for four severely injured soldiers to kayak 465 miles down the Yukon River in Canadian Alaska in September.

The fab four will be part of a Pilgrim Bandits Charity expedition designed to help injured men and women from the Army, Navy, RAF. Police, Ambulance and Fire Service with their rehabilitation by taking on tough challenges.

Andy Dukelow, managing director of Franke Sissons, said: “We’ve supported the Pilgrim Bandits on a couple of occasions but this expedition is incredible.”