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Easingwold Friend’s of Cancer Research – Talk by John Barry, Mountaineer and Raconteur

Date: Friday, 28 June 2019

John Barry Easingwold

Easingwold Friend’s of Cancer Research UK invite you to an illustrated talk by John Barry.

Join us on Friday 28 June 2019 at 7.30pm at the Galtres Centre.

Tickets are £12.50 (16 and under £10) and are available from the Galtres Centre (Tel: 01347 822472, office is open Mon-Fri 9am – 5pm). Refreshments will be available, for further information contact: christinegoodwin@lineone.net

John is a highly experienced mountaineer who has led expeditions in all of the seven continents and who can claim first ascents in five of them. Everest, Vinson, Denali, K2, Eiger North Face and a host of other well-known mountains all feature on his CV. John started his climbing career as a Royal Marine Commando and became responsible for Mountain and Arctic training. After a period as director of the National Mountain Centre he became an author of eight mountaineering books, a training consultant and an expedition leader. He has led many expeditions across the globe including to K2 and Everest and was the first Briton to scale Everest in this millennium. As an author, producer and presenter of television programmes, John has a wealth of tales and great experience in relating them in an inspirational and humorous manner.

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