Tour de Calderdale feat for hospice

On a breezy Sunday morning, 47 riders set out on Overgate Hospice’s first Tour de Calderdale cycle sportive, raising more than £2,000.

Friday, 8th March 2019, 12:02 pm
First sportive: More than £2,000 was raised as cyclists took on the Tour de Calderdale.
First sportive: More than £2,000 was raised as cyclists took on the Tour de Calderdale.

Sponsored by and supported on the day by After Accident Care Team based in Sowerby Bridge this early season ride challenged all participants who were thankful for a hot drink and piece of cake when they returned to the hospice.

Liam Johnstone Jnr, who travelled from London to support the event, said: “I really enjoyed the whole day.”

Neil Sheard, lottery and challenges fundraiser said: “We are so grateful to all who joined us and took on the challenge in support of the Hospice.”