Firefighter Dawn rises to the challenge

PUBLISHED: 13:39 19 August 2008 | UPDATED: 22:12 15 June 2010

WOMEN across East Devon are being invited to follow in the footsteps of a Honiton firefighter and sign up for a challenge.

WOMEN across East Devon are being invited to follow in the footsteps of a Honiton firefighter and sign up for a challenge.Dawn Fletcher has registered to take part in Marie Curie Cancer Care's annual Ladies' Drivers Challenge.The challenge allows women to drive all manner of vehicles, from diggers to heavy goods vehicles.The event takes place at Westpoint, Exeter, on Sunday, October 19.Dawn said: "I'm really looking forward to the challenge. It's a great opportunity to have some fun, learn something new and raise some money for charity - feel-good factor overload."Plus, you can boast to your other half that you've driven something bigger than they are ever likely to."For more information contact Samantha Surridge on (01884) 703535 or email Samantha.surridge@mariecurie.org.uk


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