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
360 miles.

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
supporter).

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























Romsey





















Stockbridge
























Winchester
















































Alresford




















































Sutton Scotney modern station























Sutton Scotney old station




























Andover














































Whitchurch
























Overton
























Kingsclere























Our first lunch stop at a pub in Kingsclere that advertised Good Food and
Traditional Beer!

























































































Tadley























Basingstoke























Popley























Hartley Whitney. Our sleeping accommodation!













































































































































Yateley























Rushmoor























Wellington























Fleet























Odiham























Alton













































Bordon









































Grayshott























Liphook













































Petersfield














































Horndean












































2nd days lunch at Gales Brewery's pub at Horndean























Waterlooville
























Havant













































Emsworth













































Hayling Island























Hayling Island























Southsea






















Copnor























Cosham






















Portchester























Fareham






















Gosport























Wickham













































Droxford
























Bishops Waltham
























Botley







































Hamble













































Hamble curry house for our second night's 'R&R'



















































































































Hightown





















































































St Mary's










































Headquarters






































Eastleigh






















Redbridge Hill











































Totton










































Lyndhurst










































Hythe























Hardley






































































Beaulieu







































































































Brokenhurst





















Lymington






















New Milton























Burley






















Ringwood












































'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!!!