Take on tall challenge for hospice

Doris Long celebrating her 100th birthday by abseiling down the Spinnaker Tower
Doris Long celebrating her 100th birthday by abseiling down the Spinnaker Tower

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SPACES are still available for people to take part in a charity abseil.

The Rowans Hospice has slots for the second day of the tall challenge down Spinnaker Tower in Gunwharf Quays.

On Sunday ‘Daring’ Doris Long will be taking will be attempting to break her own Guinness World Record as the world’s oldest abseiler at the age of 101.

Altogether, more than 60 people are registered to abseil on Sunday and Monday.

Karen Kay, events fundraiser at the hospice, said: ‘Doris is an amazing lady and a huge inspiration.

‘She has been abseiling for more than 10 years now and has raised more than £11,000.’

There are still spaces available to abseil on Monday. Email fundraising@rowanshospice.co.uk