Colleague Lucy Zip-Wires for Charity

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Colleague Lucy Zip-Wires for Charity

UKCS staff member Lucy Ainsley will be donning fancy dress and braving a 120 foot zip-wire run from the maternity block of Ipswich Hospital.

The Superhero Zip Wire charity event takes place on bank holiday Monday, 28th May.  Lucy is raising funds for the children’s ward play therapy team, who have provided extensive help and support to Lucy’s own family, having three boys whose lives are affected by Hereditary Multiple Exostoses (HME).  Their cause is our chosen charity of the year, and you can read more about it here: UKCS Charity of the year: Brew for Blake

In her own words on the importance of the play therapy team, Lucy writes:

The play team have been a massive help to my family, with frequent hospital appointments & procedures and the team are always on hand to help with the children.  They spend time with the children, offer ward tours for anxious children, attend clinics with the children, and offer pre and post-operative services.

Anyone who wishes to support Lucy with a donation can do so via the following link: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/lucy-ainsley1

We wish Lucy good luck on the day and look forward to seeing the photographs!

 

By |2018-05-26T10:29:12+00:00May 26th, 2018|Charity, Community, UKCS News|Comments Off on Colleague Lucy Zip-Wires for Charity

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David joined UKCS in April 2016, where he supports the CFSP bureau. David began his career in customs compliance at CEVA (formerly EGL) in 2004. His main areas of competency are CFSP, bonded warehousing, IPR and both import and export procedures. He has managed accounts for clients from a diverse variety of industries, including aerospace, engineering, clothing, food and children's toys. David enjoys watching films, upgrading his PC, and has a keen interest in news and current affairs. He has a BA in Politics from the University of Essex, and is married with five children.