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Thanks and kudos to AQL for the SMS to email service that made this possible!

Here are the latest blogs from all the teams on the rally. Only teams that have included location data in their blogs appear on the map, and their location is the last one we know about; having said that, we do try to add their location if they mention where they are!

Tuesday 17 Jun 2014 08:41
Monday 16 Jun 2014 13:03
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Monday 16 Jun 2014 08:06

Mon 16th June 2014

Greetings from grindelwald, in the shadow of the eiger. First 1000km or so down, no major incidents! So far we've found the centre of Luxembourg (no mean feat!), seen some bears in bern and enjoyed belgiums fully lit and even more fully potholed motorway. Photos attached are of Judith here in grindelwald.

Btw the other photo (the one down in the valley) is from grindelwald this morning as the clouds cleared. The jury's still out as to whether the peak is actually the eiger or just one of its neighbours. Still, we thought it looked pretty cool.

Hope you're enjoying work - we'll spare you all a brief thought! :P  read more »

Thursday 12 Jun 2014 18:57
Wednesday 04 Jun 2014 18:28

We're still on track to set off in just under two weeks, on Monday 16th June.

We're still undecided whether we will cross from Hull or from Dover to Calais, however either way we'll be keeping a blog throughout our trip (no doubt the posts will be quite brief)!

Tuesday 27 May 2014 22:34
Thursday 22 May 2014 19:09

Our vehicle is now ready to go! We've just received the new registration number from the DVLA and are now transferring the car onto UK plates, so it's completely legit on British roads now :)

We are still waiting for our visas to come back, but when they do we are ready to go. Our intended departure date is the 16th June.

Friday 11 Apr 2014 17:38

We now have our ride for the journey. It's from Greece, and it's a 2005 Renault Scenic 1.6 Petrol.

The car we'll be usingThe car we'll be using

Thursday 03 Apr 2014 18:16

What's it all about?

It’s all about the Roof of the World Charity Rally, organised by the GO HELP NGO to raise funds and supply vehicles for its Central Asian projects.  read more »

Monday 10 Feb 2014 13:01

smiley-cool.gif Our Thanks to Wood Festival 2014...Henry will be enstalled there - hopefully covered in children learning some basic First Aid and a bit about the Silk Road.

 

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https://www.facebook.com/woodfestival

 

Sunday 02 Feb 2014 17:50

smiley-laughing.gif 2 dry days in a row here in the Chilterns! Mild too...Still snowing in Dushanbe 'tho... -3 is high...-13 the low! BRRRRRRRRR...July seems a good time to visit them :-)

Well we're a third of the way to the 'Go Help' minimum fundraising target...thanks to lots of people, and a few 'don't pay me...donate it to the fund' 'invoices' from John.  read more »

Sunday 26 Jan 2014 09:53

So, here we are, setting everything up to really make it happen in July. We have been thinking about it a lot and now we are getting closer and closer towards the start. When setting up our timeframe we noticed quite a lot of things have to been upfront. Visa's, fundraising, publicity, the route, and so on.. It is fun though, to zoom out on Google Maps and seeing the route which covers a big part of our globe. Knowing we will do this in half-an-year makes us very happy. We will be doing this for many good reasons and that is giving us a lot of energy.  read more »

Tuesday 21 Jan 2014 14:51
Sunday 01 Dec 2013 10:35

Last month to find an ambulance! !!!!

Thursday 28 Nov 2013 11:39
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