Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Veterans skydive in aid of The London Taxi Benevolent Association for War Disabled.

Friend of the London Taxi Trade, Frances Luczyc Wyhowska will be doing a skydive of 12000 foot with the Red Devils on 25 Aug in aid of the charity to raise funds for Normandy next year

If anyone wanted to sponsor her this is the link. Another committee member, Graham Pike and two veterans are also jumping

And tag it Frances

Any help as ever gratefully received

Two WWII veterans, Ted Pieri (90) and Fred Glover (92) are undertaking a tandem skydive with the Red Devils on Thursday 25 August 2016 to raise funds for next year’s Taxi Charity D-Day trip to Normandy. 

Ted and Fred will be joined by Taxi Charity committee members Frances Luczyc Wyhowska and Graham Pike.

Ted, who lives in Erith, Kent, joined the 1st Airborne division in 1943. He did his first parachute jump in 70 years in 2015, and enjoyed the experience so much that he’s willing to jump again to raise money for the charity.

Fred Glover was a member of 6th Airborne ‘A Company’ who were tasked with landing within the infamous Merville Gun Battery in 1944. This will be Fred’s first parachute jump since his time in Normandy.

Please watch this short video where London Taxi Driver Allan "Ossie" Osbourne,  talks about why he loves taking the veterans on these trips.


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The London Taxi Benevolent Association for War Disabled

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