Plucky (or mad) local resident, Brian Forgie, is setting off to Tennessee in the US to fulfill a lifelong dream of carrying out a HALO parachute jump.
This technique is often employed by special forces and stands for High Altitude Low Opening and involves leaving the aircraft at a high altitude, in this case around 9.5 kms and freefalling for some two and a half minutes before opening the 'chute.
Published on Sunday, 01 May 2016
Despite our best efforts the 100 club has not been a successful scheme and therefore we have made the decision to discontinue it with immediate effect.
Please find below a list of winners from the December draw through to the last draw which took place at the end of April. (A full list of winners can be found here
December 2015 - No 20 Andrey Dennemark
January 2016 - No 27 Bill Fisher
February 2016 - No 6 Maria Cawsey
March 2016 - No 50 Emma Domaille
April 2016 - No 8 Sharon Peterson