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Wall of Fame

The MCS team really appreciate all of the hard work that goes into organising a fundraising event and would like to thank the following people for their support in protecting our seas, shores and wildlife.

Laura Truelove from Aberystwyth University Surf Club raised £70.00 at their SUP event

Elspeth Jones took part in the Ride100 London-Surrey and raised a fantastic £755.00

Katia Vastiau organised a Go Blue! swim at Queenford Lakes in Oxfordshire and raised £162.70

Eigg Primary school organised a beach clean up on the Isle of Eigg and raised £20!

Jurassic Paddle ran a SUP event and raised £98.00!

Chapel Haddlesey Primary School, Yorkshire took part in a one mile walk dressed in blue and raised £28.35


BBC Springwatch presenter Maya Plass led a dive to clear away rubbish in the sea and on the beach at Babbacombe in Torquay

Anna Süki (2nd from right) raised £300.00 for MCS by cycling from London to Brighton along with Wendy, Beejal, Daniel and Sanne.


Broad Haven YHA in Pembrokeshire organised a snorkel safari and a surfing taster session day



Fundraising Champions


Antony Kiftn did a Skydive in aid of MCS and raised £188.00

Peter Richardson took part in the Big Sea Swim and raised £307.34

John Chapper raised £458.00 by taking part in the St. Neot's Triathlon

Heather Scott swam the Big Sea Sea swim and raised £220.00

Oli Minto and Matt Zietz cycled from Poland to the UK and raised £105.00

Dollar Academy Eco Committee organised a Blue Cake Bake day and raised £50.20

Craigrothie Primary School held a pirate day at school and raised £21.40

Crownfield Infant School took part in Go Blue! and raised £93.30 by holding a non-uniform day and dance

St Helen's Primary school also held a non-uniform day for Go Blue! and raised £185.00

Musician Alexi Murdoch performed at Bushstock festival recently in West London and raised £880.00

Guy Russell at Jurassic Paddle Sports took part in the Blue Mile challenge and raised £98.00

Laura Truelove paddled the Blue Mile in Aberystwyth and raised £15.00

Hattie Frisby organised the Gylly Beach Wipeout event near Falmouth and raised £40.00

Charlie Buckley did the Northampton to Huddersfield cycle and raised £160.00

Riverside Primary Scool donated £55.10

Alan Minshull raised £35.00 through his 'Pirate Invasion' in Liverpool dressed up as Captain Jack Sparrow

Sarah Allison raised £1290.00 for our Beachwatch programme during her clipper race from Australia to China

Emma Henry donated £5.00 to us in lieu of gift for her friend

Nigel Riley ran the Desford Triathlon raising £5.00

Sarah White took part in London Marathon and raised a magnificent £670.79

Hannah North did the 'Color Run' and raised £30.00

John Noble_Milner raised £101.00 through his 'Geckoman' Art Raffle

Patrick Joel raised £113.50 by taking part in the Plastic Challenge

Sanjay Mitra took part in the Plastic Challenge and raised £138.50

Caroline  McKay entered the Brighton Marathon and donated £280.00

J E Anderson donated £60.00 to MCS during Earth Hour

Nigel Riley scompleted the Desford Triathlon and raised £15.00

Abigail Ferrar raised £35.00 by taking part in the Plastic Challenge

Alexandra Dodds took part in the Marine Mountain Challenge and raised £100.00

J Wilson and J Bennet  raised £100.00 for our turtle project

Iain Morrison sold golf balls collected from his local golf course and raised £20.00

Judith Brant raised £50.00 from sales from a snack cupboard at work

Vanessa Calland and High House Nursery held a 'Fish Fete' as a finale to the school's ocean learning and raised £628.39

Carol Pringle raised £229.64 from fundraising events organised with her team at International Financial Data Services

Debbie Whitney donated £7.00 from her book sale

Joanne Hughes and St. Stephen's Infant School raised £120.00 after holding a Valentine's Day sale

Lorraine Brooks went dry for January and raised £150.00

Heeral Patel ran a dress-down day which raised £40.00

Rosalind Hully raised £353.00 from her bake sale

Jane Rose held a Bring & Buy sale and raised £100.00

Woodlands Coffee Shop of Pontrilas held a prize raffle and raised £140.00

Edward Norris raised £10.00 through his 'Clean the Tank' fundraiser

Kay Foster collected and donated £20.00 from a Sea Champions talk at the Kirby Lonsdale Wildlife Trust

Caroline Robertson-Brown donated £10.00 from her birthday gifts

Ysgol Gyfun Llangefni (Llangefni Comprehensive School) raised £300.00 through their fundraising events

Katy Phillips took part in the Great South Run and raised £243.00

Federica Squadrilli-Carr donated £20.00 from the sale of Christmas cards

Chloe Hanks, Lou McCurdy & Hannah Chilton organised the 'Dirty Beach Party' fundraiser and donated £200.00

Alan Kemp and all at Show We Care raised £300.00 with the International School of Stavanger

James Johnson raised £76.14 through the Blue Mile 2013

Carol Pringle raised £582.80 from fundraising events organised with her team at International Financial Data Services

Claire Klomp has raised a total of £160.00 by doing the Scotland Coast to Coast Challenge

Patrick Stevens participated in the Moontrekker 40k Challenge and raised HK$600.00

Dan Osmond completed the Welsh 3000s Challenge and donated £169.50

Rosie Hopegood raised £145.00 by taking part in the Great Scottish Run 2013

Natasha Trenchard-Turner took part in the Big Sea Swim 2013 and raised £40.00

North Down BSAC held a film night and collected £32.50 in donations

Hannah Pihama raised £115.00 by asking for donations instead of gifts for her birthday

Simon Webb collected money through an 'honesty box' at his place of work and raised £150.00

Yealmpton Primary School raised £63.24 at their Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds week

Clare Lewis raised £626.00 at her annual Inter Island Walk

Jane Brockman took part inthe Blue Mile Weymouth SUP event & raised £15.00

Kai Hebblethwaite raised £19.00 through their 12 mile hike 

Andrew Medlock completed the Big Sea Swim raising £140.00

Jennifer Ablett took part in the Big Sea Swim & raised £60.00

Isobel Knight (aged 10) swam one mile & raised £17.00

Godolphin & Latymer School raised an incredible £550.00 with their charity day

Tessa McLean completed the Great North Swim and raised £102.00

Annie Perry raised £177.20 through her World Oceans Day event

Bill Shelton took part in Swim Round the Pier raising £240 for MCS

Christine Jones & Justin covered 840 miles through a variety of activities, raising  £381.07

Shiona Scott from the Dollar Academy raised  £164 with their Eco Fashion Show!

Falfield Brownies held a collection at a recent MCS talk and raised  £20.00

Fiona Campbell cycled 101 miles along the Kennet & Avon Canal raising  £85

Minehead Middle School's charity day raised  £5.00

Stef Scott belly danced to Haddaway's "What is Love" for 4 hours non stop & raised an amazing  £305.01

Emily Smith raised  £570 by going plastic free for Lent!

Robert & Kate requested donations instead of gifts for their wedding & raised  £120

Rosie Tuck Powell completed the Paris Marathon and raised  £65

Kitebrook House School donated tickets sales from their school performance raising  £123.43

Izzy Godden held a pub quiz and raised  £157

International School of Stavanger organised a sponsored walk which has raised  £1500

Rachel Fradgley swam from Woody Bay to Lee Bay & has raised  £50

Sarah Thompson completed the OSS River Dart 10k & raised  £210

Anja Fischbach swam 2 miles up the Bristol Channel & raised  £125 

Andrew Sands raised  £300 by completing the Cardiff Half Marathon

Fishkeeper Glasgow held a raffle which raised  £99

Jenny Ford completed the OSS River Dart 10k & raised  £125

If you would like to feature on our Wall of Fame and have photographs of your fundraising event, please email them to

Have you been inspired by the amazing MCS fundraisers? Visit our Events page or contact the fundraising team about organising your own event.

Thank you to everyone who has shown their support for our seas, shores and wildlife by raising vital funds for MCS.

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