Royal British Legion Sponsored Swim

 | Thu 16 May 2013 09:49 ICT

CityNews – Four members of the Chiang Mai Branch of the Royal British Legion arranged a sponsored swim at the Centre of the Universe sports complex in Chiang Mai.  Gill Dobson, Nancy Lindley, John Burnett each completed 100 laps (2.5 km).

The swimmers

There hope is to raise 40,000 baht for the Royal British Legion. Gill setup a link on the Just Giving website where people around the world can make donations by credit card/debit card, which will go direct to the Royal British Legion. So far 150 pounds sterling has been pledged on the website.

The next fundraiser is Mat 29th and is a quiz night at Kamala Gust house starting at 7.30 p.m.. There will also be another swimming event June 8th. If you’d like to get involved with any of these activities get in touch with Gill Dobson at gdobson713@aol.com or telephone 0871728785. 

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