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York soldier climbs for heros

York soldier climbs for heros

5:52am 4th June 2010

A former York solider's scaling the three highest peaks in the UK to raise funds for Help the Heros.

36 year old Darren Smith was a Lance Corporal in the Army for 14 years serving out in Iraq, Bosnia and Sierra Leone before he left in 2008.

He's told Minster FM, having seen troops injuried in the field he knows how vital this charity is.

In the next 24 hours Darren will climb Scafell Pike, Snowdon and Ben Nevis.

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