|On the weekend of 23rd, 24th and 25th of June 2006 Fordingbridge Fire Station rode
bike's around all the Fire Stations in Hampshire. 53 in all, plus Headquarters in a total of
The eight man squad were Peter White, John Mouland, Dean Palmer, Paul Dorrington, Dan
Palmer, Lee Dorrington, Nigel Lunt (First Responder) and Tony O'Connell (a local
Starting and finishing at Fordingbridge Fire Station they raised £1500.00 split between the
Fire Services Benevolent Fund and The Hampshire & Isle of Wight Air Ambulance. The
following photographs show a taste of a hard but enjoyable weekend.
Fordingridge Fire Station 5.30am. The Start
First stop Telegraph Hill on top of the Forest
Sutton Scotney modern station
Sutton Scotney old station
Our first lunch stop at a pub in Kingsclere that advertised Good Food and
Hartley Whitney. Our sleeping accommodation!
2nd days lunch at Gales Brewery's pub at Horndean
Hamble curry house for our second night's 'R&R'
'The Fordingbridge Fire Station Cycle Challenge Team'
L to R Dean Palmer, Pete White, Dan Palmer, John Mouland, Nigel Lunt, Paul
Dorrington, Tony O'Connell and Lee Dorrington
Fordingbridge The Finish
Back at Fordingbridge after 360 miles and 53 fire stations– Sunday 25th June 2006
L-R: Dean Palmer, John Mouland, Pete White, Nigel Lunt, Paul Dorrington,
Tony O’Connell, Lee Dorrington & Dan Palmer
What a weekend!!!