Football fans walk for Willow Wood

A GROUP of friends from Tameside walked from Old Trafford, the home of Manchester United FC, to The Project Solar Stadium, home of Hyde United FC, whilst visiting other football clubs along the way.

Chris Grimshaw, Lewis Johnstone, Matt Riley, Carl Riley, Jimbo Stirling, Ross Schofield, Alex Charnley, Matt Harrop, Ryan Millington, Gary Sandiford and Tom Marsland decided to embark on the walk of around 23 miles to raise money for Willow Wood, as they have all known somebody who has benefitted from the Hospice’s services and they wanted to give something back.

They have already raised more than £3,700 for Willow Wood and you can still make a donation to support their fundraising efforts at

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