Date: Friday 17th May 2019

A total of £2,000 in sponsorship was presented to the organisers of the annual Yomp Mountain Challenge which is due to take place on the fells around and above Kirkby Stephen on Sunday, 2nd June, by the sponsor, builders merchant JT Atkinson. Upper Eden Rotary Yomp chairman Lawrence Cowin and club president David Whitehead receive the sponsorship cheque from Alan Barr, JT Atkinson Kirkby Stephen manager, who will again be taking part in the event, along with members of JT Atkinson staff.