Grandfather’s charity skydive

PUBLISHED: 18:00 20 July 2015

Drummond Forbes completed a charity skydive. Photo by Chas Breton.

Drummond Forbes completed a charity skydive. Photo by Chas Breton.

Chas Breton Photography

A CLEEVE grandfather has completed a 15,000ft skydive in aid of a hospital charity.

Drummond Forbes, aged 68, took on the challenge to raise money for Above And Beyond – a charity which raises money for city centre hospitals in Bristol.

The charity’s Golden Gift appeal is raising £6million to benefit the Bristol Royal Infirmary and the Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre.

Drummond, who is on the board of the charity’s trustees, said: “We all benefit from Above And Beyond’s work.

“When I jumped from that plane I thought of all those who have put effort in and supported our Golden Gift appeal.”

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