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Climbs a mountain wth alzheimers

Discussion in 'Dementia-related news and campaigns' started by jimbo 111, May 18, 2017.

  1. jimbo 111

    jimbo 111 Registered User

    Jan 23, 2009
    North Bucks
    Good article in DM today
    Followed this evening on BBC1 7.00pm
    Good publicity for Alzhiemers Soc

    The man who gets up at 4am to climb a mountain before brekkie - every day! Impressed? The rest of his story will take your breath away
    The 67-year-old has suffered from*Alzheimer's disease for at least seven years
    Sion Jair has been up the Old Man of Coniston in the Lake District 5,000 times

    He climbs it in all weathers and has a bag containing a climbing kit and a radio*

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art...ets-4am-climb-mountain-day.html#ixzz4hSIa4jm9
  2. Kevinl

    Kevinl Registered User

    Aug 24, 2013
  3. SnowWhite

    SnowWhite Registered User

    Nov 18, 2016
    Saw this guy on TV last night. amazing!!

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