Forth Rail Bridge Abseil - June 2018
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This unique challenge allows you to abseil (freefall style like the SAS) from the iconic Forth Rail Bridge – Scotland’s best loved landmark. It is a 165ft drop taking in some stunning scenery and finishing with a soft landing on the sandy beach below.

You can choose to raise funds for your local Cats Protection branch too.

Don't fancy taking part but would still like to be there on the day to support Cats Protection?
We are looking for volunteers to represent Cats Protection and help out at the event so if you would like to help, we would love to hear from you.

Registration fee £21                Minimum fundraising pledge £185

For more information please contact Gina in our Events Team by emailing: or calling 01825 741 960

Thank you so much

Skydive for Cats Protection 2018

By pledging to do a sponsored parachute jump, you will raise vital funds for Carlisle & District Cats Protection Branch and have the experience of a lifetime. We recommend allowing yourself a minimum of six to eight months to raise the required minimum sponsorship if choosing this option so please bear this in mind when selecting dates.

To find a location near you please visit our national charity skydive provider by clicking here to choose your own location and date.

Once you have booked, you will be contacted by Rebecca from our Events team who will support you throughout your fundraising and skydiving experience. Registration fee and minimum sponsorship pledge applies and may vary between locations and dates.

Zipworld Velocity 2018 – Saturday2nd June

Zip World Velocity, Bethesda, is the fastest zip line in the world and the longest in Europe. Take in the stunning views from the Big Top of Velocity, out towards Anglesey with views of the Isle of Man on a clear day! You will then descend down the Big Zipper over the quarry lake often reaching speeds well in excess of 100mph. We ask you to pay a non-refundable registration fee of £25 and pledge to raise a minimum of £120. We will provide you with full support and ideas to ensure you feel confident in raising the pledged sponsorship and give you a yellow branded bandana to wear while you zip through the air.

Age 10 years and upwards – under 17s MUST have a participating adult accompanying them.

Great Manchester Run 10K and Half Marathon - Sunday 20th May 2018

Take in the views of Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium, the award-winning Imperial War Museum and The Lowry.

The event organisers have got a great ‘bands on the run’ programme for you this year, with 10 music zones, DJs, live bands and Inspiral Carpets’ legend Clint Boon’s Boon Army stage at the halfway point to lift you for the second leg. To secure a place please register directly with the event organisers then let us know you have done so by calling or sending us an email on the details below.

We will provide you with a dedicated runner's Facebook group to network with fellow cat-loving runners and a branded yellow Cats Protection vest to train and run in, plus ideas, resources and support to help you fundraise.

Please contact Rebecca in our Events Team by emailing: or calling 01825 741 960 or 07812 736 180. Our Events Team will be able to give you advice on any local events available to you and support you if you are looking to take part in your own challenge.

Thank you for your support
Carlisle & District 
Cats Protection Branch

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