IN PICTURES: Thrillseekers out in force for church tower abseil

17:11 09 July 2014

Feniton Church abseil day. Colin Butler - Feniton Primary School head teacher with pupil Max Mullenger. Max retrieves his teddy, Spider Max, from the zip wire. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref mhh 7124-28-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.midweekherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Feniton Church abseil day. Colin Butler - Feniton Primary School head teacher with pupil Max Mullenger. Max retrieves his teddy, Spider Max, from the zip wire. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref mhh 7124-28-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.midweekherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

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Proceeds from abseil and teddy zipwire will be split between the Otter Valley Federation, the Melanesian Mission and Feniton Parish Church.

Thrillseekers flocked to Feniton to take part in a 50ft charity abseil down the village’s church tower.

More than 20 took part in the abseil last Saturday at St Andrew’s Church.

Children were also able to bring their cuddly toys for a teddy zipwire from the church tower.

Money raised from the event will be split between the Otter Valley Federation - Feniton and Tipton St John Primary Schools - the Melanesian Mission and Feniton parish church.

The abseil was organised by Feniton Primary School and the Melanesian Mission UK. The money raised is still being counted.

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