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Wotton dentists climbing Kilimanjaro for charity

Wotton dentists climbing Kilimanjaro for charity

A dentist from Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, has travelled to Africa with his wife to climb one of the world’s most iconic mountains, Mount Kilimanjaro. Phil and Shaenna Loughnane travelled to Tanzania last Saturday and will spend ten days climbing the mountain accompanied by a group of friends. The mountain is the highest peak in Africa, with […]


Dentist To Take On Cycle Challenge For Oral Cancer Charity

Dentist To Take On Cycle Challenge For Oral Cancer Charity

Dentist, Simon Nocton, has signed up to take part in a gruelling cycle challenge to raise money for an oral cancer charity. Simon has signed up for the Deloitte Ride Across Britain event and will cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats hoping to raise £5000 for The Facial Surgery Foundation- Saving Faces, a charity […]


Bideford Dentist Completes Iron Man Challenge For Charity

Bideford Dentist Completes Iron Man Challenge For Charity

A dentist from Bideford has completed an Iron Man challenge to raise money for charity. Nick Percival, from Tower House Dental Practice in Bideford, completed the notoriously gruelling challenge to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The triathlon included a two mile swim off the coast of Eastbourne, a 112 kilometre mountain bike ride in […]


Exmouth Dental Practice Plays Host To Olympic Torch Bearer

Exmouth Dental Practice Plays Host To Olympic Torch Bearer

Members of staff at an Exmouth dental practice are celebrating after a busy week, which saw them pass an inspection and play host to an Olympic torch bearer. Colin Rowland, a marathon runner who was chosen to carry the torch through Hatherleigh, visited his local practice, the Bicton Place Dental Practice to show off the […]


Farnham dentist completes Kilimanjaro charity challenge

Farnham dentist completes Kilimanjaro charity challenge

A Farnham dentist has successfully climbed Africa’s highest mountain to raise money for charity. Tim Thackrah, from Elmsleigh House Dental Clinic, reached the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for Bridge2Aid and the Phylis Tuckwell Hospice in Farnham. Dr Thackrah flew to Africa to take on the gruelling challenge with the goal of raising […]