Firemen will get on their bikes for Barnardos

A team of firefighters will set off tomorrow on a 708km, five-day cycle from Mizen Head to Malin Head, to raise funds for children’s charity Barnardos.

18th July, 2009

A team of firefighters will set off tomorrow on a 708km, five-day cycle from Mizen Head to Malin Head, to raise funds for children’s charity Barnardos.

The 15 firemen from Tara Street Fire Brigade are expected to spend a total of about 30 hours in the saddle on the journey.

The group includes ten novice cyclists who have never participated in a cycling event of this distance before. Their goal is to raise €12,000 for...

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