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Hinkes, Cave and Parks set for Sheffield Nepal Earthquake Appeal Fundraising evening Featured

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Six months on from the devastating earthquake, the Himalayan communities in Nepal still need our help to re-build. Sheffield-based charities, PHASE Worldwide and Sherpa Aid UK, have teamed up to present an evening with world-renowned mountaineers and adventurers.

Alan Hinkes with Book

Al Hinkes OBE, the only Briton to have climbed all fourteen 8000m peaks, will compère the evening, which will take place at Sheffield Students’ Union Auditorium. Speakers on the night will include world-renowned mountaineer and award-wining author, Andy Cave; Global Adventurer and author of ‘Just a little run around the world’, Rosie Swale-Pope; high-altitude mountaineer Adele Pennington; mountaineer and first ascentionist of the SE Ridge of Annapurna III, Ian Parnell; and Extreme Environment Athlete and author of ‘Beyond the Horizon’, Richard Parks. Dr Parun Sekhri from the charity, PHASE Worldwide, will also give an overview of the charity’s current work in Nepal.

Tickets cost £20 with all proceeds going to charities Sherpa Aid UK and PHASE Worldwide. Sponsors: Jagged Globe, Go Outdoors, Vertebrate Online

Date: Thursday 8 October 2015.

Time: 7pm - 10pm

Venue: Sheffield Students' Union Auditorium. Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN

Tickets are available from the Sheffield SU Box Office:

http://tickets.sheffieldstudentsunion.com/ents/event/8529/

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