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Walking With The Wounded Take The Stage At The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show

Walking With The Wounded Take The Stage at

The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show

Saturday January 28th at 10:30am

Ed Parker, Walking With The Wounded Founder and member of the 2011 North Pole Expedition & 2012 Everest Expedition, will talk live at The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show – the UK’s only event dedicated to offbeat travel experiences, where the true spirit of adventure is revived.

In the run-up to this year’s Everest Summit attempt, Walking With The Wounded Founder Ed Parker will be appearing at The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show.  Come down for an exclusive chance to hear him talk about the North Pole expedition, the arduous selection and training process in preparation for Everest, as well as his personal reasons for founding the charity.

Walking With The Wounded aims to raise money to re-skill and re-train injured servicemen and women from the British Armed Forces. Walking With The Wounded aims to raise a further £2m for identified education projects and training courses, which specifically account for both physical and mental injuries sustained by servicemen and women. During the North Pole Expedition, four wounded servicemen were joined by Expedition Patron, HRH Prince Harry, in a world-record trek to the North Pole.  Now the charity are setting their sights even higher: to take five wounded servicemen to the top of the world and summit Mount Everest.

The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show is packed with inspirational travel advice from experts, explorers, tour leaders and writers, who will help you uncover your perfect adventure. The best specialist travel operators will be on hand to offer advice on everything from walking and trekking to exploratory journeys, safaris, overland trips, underwater discoveries, life-changing volunteering projects and much more.  It’s where your adventure begins.

Ticket offer: Friends of Walking With The Wounded can obtain tickets to The Telegraph Adventure Travel Show for only £6 – saving £4 off the door price!

Just quote ‘WWTW’ when booking online at www.adventureshow.com or when calling 0871 230 7159 (calls cost 10p per minute plus network extras)

 

For pictures or further information please contact

 Ash Bhardwaj at Captive Minds

 on 020 7422 8262 or Ash.Bhardwaj@captiveminds.com

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