Romford builders merchant conquers Snowdon and raises £10,000 for Macmillan
PUBLISHED: 17:00 02 November 2018
Selco Builders Warehouse
Nigel Preece and fellow staff and suppliers of Selco Builders Warehouse completed the gruelling climb which is more than 3,500 ft above sea level.
The branch manager of a builder’s merchant in Romford has conquered Snowdon as part of a charity challenge for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Nigel Preece, completed the climb along with fellow staff and suppliers of Selco Builders Warehouse, in King George Close, raising £10,000 for Macmillan in the process.
The group battled wet conditions to scale the mountain in North Wales, which is over 3,500ft above sea level.
Since 2012, Selco employees, customers and suppliers have raised over £550,000 for Macmillan.
Nigel said: “The climb was a gruelling challenge, but knowing you’re doing it for such a worthy cause certainly makes the trek a little easier. It was a memorable experience and very pleasing to raise vital funds for a fantastic charity.”