£70,000 raised for Hospitality Action with #clockupthemiles

What wonderful news to hear midweek, that our industry charity Hospitality Action has raised over £70,000 in one fundraiser event this weekend!

From Thursday-Monday entrants ran, walked or cycled their way to contribute to the 20,000 mile challenge, which saw 552 participants clock up 20,252.44 miles – just over the amount needed to travel the UK from Lands End to John O’Groats.

Our founder Gaynor Black joined in with fellow Hospitality Action Northern Board colleagues total a collective 173.09 miles, raising £2337 between them, a huge commitment, and an amazing amount raised.

A truly brilliant event, this fundraiser has raise funds for those within our wonderful industry who are facing unheard of challenges following this pandemic, giving much needed hope and relief during this time.