With the Royal Marines’ 350th Anniversary celebrations coming up very soon, former Royal Marine, Mark Ormrod, whose life has been aided massively by the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund, which the celebrations will serve to raise money for, will take part in the Rock Run, along with Superman star Henry Cavill.
As part of her fundraising efforts in preparation for the Miss World pageant, Miss Gibraltar 2014 Shyanne Azzopardi today received a cheque for £500 from GM International Homes. The donation follows a skydive Shyanne carried out last month.
Next weekend will mark the Royal Marines 350th birthday celebrations in Gibraltar, with the Rock Run, Postal Walk, Gala Cocktail Reception, Royal Marines Band Concert and Freedom Parade.
The Royal Marines Band from Scotland are very much looking forward to staging a musical and visual extravaganza in St Michael’s Cave from 8pm on Sunday 26th October.
In aid of charity, former Emmerdale actor Dan Coll is set to travel from Yorkshire to Gibraltar, on only a tank of petrol and £10. The Mirror reports that the actor will see the support of a number of other celebrities on the journey, including actor Dan Carey.
Tom Lackey, a 94-year-old grandfather, will achieve one of his remaining ambitions when he flies around the Rock of Gibraltar next Friday 10 October. Tom will be strapped to the top wing of a vintage Boeing Stearman biplane.