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Epic charity challenge to visit Island

Nurse hopes to raise £500k

A children's nurse is to travel to the Isle of Man in a bid to raise £500,000 for charity.

Francesca Lennon is cycling a distance of 3,200 miles with the aim of visiting every hospice in the British Isles.

The marathon challenge is expected to take 70 days to complete.

Her journey begins on Monday (20 June).

The charity she is raising money for is Children's Hospices Across the UK (ChatUK)

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