Pocklington woman to climb three highest peaks in memory of her father

Raising awareness...Rebecca Craggs.
Raising awareness...Rebecca Craggs.

A hairdresser from Pocklington is set to climb the three highest mountains in England, Scotland and Wales in 24 hours in memory of her father.

Rebecca Craggs, of Kirkland Street, is aiming to conquer the National Three Peaks Challenge over the weekend of 7 and 8 September. The 24-year-old will first climb Ben Nevis in Scotland, then Scafell Pike in England and finally Snowdon in Wales.

Full story in this Thursday’s paper (15 August).