(by Freemasonry Today, 07 August 2018)
SOMETIMES IT JUST NEEDS A GOOD CAUSE, SOME CRAZY IDEAS AND LOADS OF ENTHUSIASM TO MAKE SOMETHING WORTHWHILE – WHICH IS WHAT HAPPENED WHEN 60 SURREY FREEMASONS, ALONGSIDE FAMILY AND FRIENDS, WENT DOWN THE WORLD’S FASTEST ZIP WIRE AND RAISED OVER £35,000 FOR CHARITY
They came together in Snowdonia on Sunday 15th July 2018 to take part in the fifth, and final, of their ‘Big Five Challenge’, in support of the 2019 Festival Appeal for the Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution.
As if abseiling down the spire of Guildford Cathedral last year was not crazy enough, this year’s challenge was for 60 Surrey Freemasons to ride Velcity 2, which is also the longest zip wire in Europe.
Reaching speeds of over…