Sally has summit to be proud of!

Sally Newman-Carter and Mimi Pearce, who have completed the Three Peaks Challenge in aid of Help for Heroes.
Sally Newman-Carter and Mimi Pearce, who have completed the Three Peaks Challenge in aid of Help for Heroes.
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LOCAL estate agent Sally Newman-Carter has conquered three of the UK’s highest peaks in aid of Help for Heroes.

Sally, a property valuer with Rollo Davidson McFarlane, took on the Three Peaks challenge with her old schoolfriend Mimi Pearce, stepping in with only a week’s notice after Mimi’s original walking partner had to pull out because of injury.

The Three Peaks challenge involves walking the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales - Ben Nevis (4409 feet); Scafell Pike (3209 feet), and Snowdon (3560 feet).

In 24 hours, the pair walked a total of 27 miles and drove for over nine hours.

Sally said: “I am exhausted but proud to have finished it and we hope to raise a lot of money for Help for Heroes.

“Both of our fathers were soldiers and Mimi and I wished to support Help for Heroes with all the fantastic work they do helping the wounded from Afghanistan and Iraq.”

To help boost Help for Heroes funds go to http://www.justgiving.com/MimiandBeccy