6th June 2017
Bradford nurse Martin Booth hopes to scale Mount Kilimanjaro for Marie Curie hospice
Kathie Griffiths T&A Reporter
Martin Booth (R), looked after John Tempest’s wife at Sherrington House nursing care home in Bradford. The photo they are holding was taken by John Tempest (L) himself at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro in 1961. Martin is doing the charity mountain to raise funds for Marie Curie
A NURSE about to climb Africa’s highest mountain for charity has been taking tips from an 84-year-old who conquered the peak back in 1961.
Martin Booth, who has already been on previous treks through Peru and Sri Lanka in aid of Marie Curie’s Maudsley Street hospice, flies out for the start of his latest adventure on July 7.