80-year-old Clay Cross resident walking for Dementia UK

An 80-year-old Clay Cross resident has taken part in Dementia UK's 'Walk 30 Miles In September' awareness and fund raising campaign.

Thursday, 30th September 2021, 9:51 am
Despite his own mobility difficulties Harry Johnson has been walking up to two miles a day as his wife Lucy, once a familiar face delivering post in the town, has recently been diagnosed with this terrible disease.

Despite his own mobility difficulties Harry Johnson has been walking up to two miles a day as his wife Lucy, once a familiar face delivering post in the town, has recently been diagnosed with this terrible disease.

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Harry has surpassed the target and has now walked 41.64 miles raising over £1,130.

He said: “I have been amazed at the generousity of the wonderful people of Clay Cross and Danesmoor. As I have ambled around the town I have been approached several times and given donations, I even had a lady stop her car to make a donation.”

Donations may be made at https://www.facebook.com/donate/2035062309980315/