pensioner set to make new fundraising parachute jump
73-year-old Burnham-On-Sea pensioner is preparing will make his
second sponsored parachute jump next month.
Hill will leap out of a plane on May 28th after a friend, who
suffers from Parkinson's disease, was recently refused medical
permission to make a jump, thereby leaving a vacant space.
far, Malcolm has been offered £200 in sponsorship, and is
hoping to raise a good sum towards fighting the disease.
Malcolm is well known locally, having been an active member of
the Royal British Legion, and in receipt of the Lord Lieutenant's
Award in 2009.
did his first parachute jump in September 2009 for the Royal Marine
Association, and Help For Heroes and his medical fitness certificate
for that jump still stands.
jump will take place at Netheravon in Wiltshire, the headquarters
for the Paras.