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Lawyers will walk 130 miles for Sobell House hospice

Byoxfordnewspaper

Sep 7, 2022

Law firm RWK Goodman have announced ambitious plans for a 130-mile sponsored walk with the aim of raising £20,000 for charities Centrepoint, Sobell House, Swindon Food Collective and Trauma Breakthrough.

The ‘Step Ahead Challenge’ will see RWK Goodman employees walking the distance between their Bath and London offices, over 10 working days from September 12 to 23.

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Offices of RWK Goodman in Bath, London, Oxford and Swindon have respective charities they raise money for all year round – London – Centrepoint, Oxford – Sobell House, Swindon – Swindon Food Collective, and Bath – Trauma Breakthrough.

The firm previously completed the challenge in 2018.

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Sophie Webb, chair of the charities committee at RWK Goodman, said the 2018 event was ‘incredibly successful’, raising almost £18,000 for chosen charities.

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This story was written by Andy Ffrench, he joined the team more than 20 years ago and now covers community news across Oxfordshire.

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