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Target: £20,000
Raised so far: £4,689

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Please mention 'bikeabout' when asked how you heard about Child's Dream (via their confirmation email). This will ensure your donation is added to our £20,000 target to build a school in SE Asia.


We aim to raise £20,000 to build a school with in South East Asia. We are working with Child's Dream to do this. Thanks to everyone who has donated so far and sent us messages of support.

Tarnside Consulting
Pete Cunningham
Liz & Chris's wedding guests!
Hawes Primary School
Middleham Primary School
Chris Loynes
Bikeabout Ambleside crowd - raised through a raffle and auction, and donations!
Mike & Penny Gardner
Joanne Patterson
Vic Zonko
Bikeabout London crowd - raised through a raffle and auction, and lots of donations!
Sue & Barry Wilton - matching the money raised on the day!
Martin Burrows
Chris & Sarah Wilton donation, plus Bikeabout London Auction
Sarah Leakey & Richard Hargrave -  £10 per country! Plus Bikeabout London Auction
Karen Sprunt - I have just made a donation of £100 on behalf of the children at St Swithun's Junior School, Winchester, Hampshire. We wish you all the best in your continued efforts to enhance the lives of underprivileged children in South East Asia.
James Leakey
Zbynek Muzik - Very often I remember the two of you while travelling and I'm very glad to have met you. Finally I managed to make a donation to your project today.
30.00 EUR
Clare Stamp - We have just donated to your ultra good cause....I just wish we had more to donate! It has been wonderful following your adventure. Clare, Duncan and our 3 wee ones Stamp xxxxx
Swiss Nico who we met in Kiev and Lviv
100 UAH
Newfield Park School, New Zealand
$700 NZD
Harston Primary School, Australia
$30 AUD
Howard Denhart
Shelagh & David Leakey
Catherine Monaghan - from Benjamin and Edward of Middleham School who raised money for Child's Dream:
Kathryn Wilson
Jonathan Phelps
Bashar Labban
Catherine Monaghan - Just to say hang on in there, we are following and supporting you and your video DID make me pull my finger (and my credit card) out and make a donation! You really are doing an amazing thing. I love reading your blog!
David Farmer - Here's a small contribution towards your Herculean effort.  Sounds really tough at the moment, but keep going (and pray for a tail wind?!) it's a really good cause
Phil Buckley - Just watched your Gobi video. Bl**dy Hell. I'm impressed and humbled. Hang on in there!
David Eldridge - Completely stunning, makes me feel old. A mongolian flag on my blog is worth £10 GBP in the charity pot!
Madeleine Scott
Claire & Roger
Jonathan and Tina - Not sure I’d want to do so much pedalling, but camping out in all that fabulous scenery would suit me just fine. Keep it up – and I’m still looking forward to the ‘geek blog’ about your gadgets!
Salween Restaurant, Mae Hong Son
200 Baht
Rob and Pat Flavelle - To Chris and Liz, What an incredible journey so far. A great effort for a worthy cause. Rob and Pat Flavelle support your fund raising and wish you well from Hampton
Russell St School, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Nancy Goodchild
Jorrit Jorritsma & Nicky Forbes - Congrats on hitting the 7000km milestone, we're so impressed. It's been great looking at the projects that Child's Dream are involved in, would love to hear more about Tomato Village.
Sarah Daly & Jon Godsell
Chuen Chou
Andrea Chase
Julia & Michael Pearce
Angela Garrett
Carole Leakey - Wishing you a rewarding and interesting cycling experience and enormous success in your fundraising for such a worthy charity.  Hope those hills get easier Liz
Jane Witham
Kerrie Bevan
Vanessa, Keith & Talia Pallant
$20.00 (AUD)
Sabina Hine
John & Lesley
$20.00 (AUD)
Mr & Mrs Hyles
$20.00 (AUD)
Laura & Kelvin Chaffer - very jealous of your travels so far, however sleeping on the floor every night sounds like a challenge in itself. Keep up the good work and we will be ready to celebrate with you when you get home!!! Laura & Kelvin xxx
Barbara Likes - Please send Liz and Chris my good wishes  and the very best of luck with what they are trying to achieve.
Eddo Kloosterman - All the best of luck to continue your cycling all the way to London! I’m going to explore NZ for the coming two months on a bike :-) .
Joyce Finnie - Best wishes to you both on your grand adventure.  I am so very proud of you both and wish you every success in achieving your fundraising target.
Marjolein Smith - Good luck. You sound completely mad in my opinion but I think you’re heroes at the same time for doing this!
Olivia Dickinson
Chris Simpson


Messages of support

Katie Wilson – you are both bonkers but I’m super jealous! Best of luck!
Jim Howard  – sounds like a classic adventure – loking forward to seeing the updates!!! good luck
Claire Finn  – Have a fantastic time! Good luck, I know you guys have been talking about this for a long time! Keep us posted and have LOADS of FUN
Kirstie Emery  – What an amazing oportunity you have created – looking foward to reading your progress over the next 15 months
Andrew Marshall  – Kia ora Bro! I have sent the message out around New Zealand that you will soon be here! I am shining up my quickdraws especially.
May the Force be with you.
Jonathan Godsell  – 106 miles was more than enough for my derriere last weekend, so my thoughts are with both of you! The very best of luck. Buns of steel, no less.
Phil Buckley  – Liz and Chris – this is the craziest thing I have ever heard but am hugely impressed. Good luck!
Louise Scott  – Good Luck guys for September, looking forward to hearing all about it, I hope you will stop by and stay with me while you are on your way through Australia, you are always more than welcome!! All the best, and my donation is on the way!! Lou xx



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