17 JUL 2019
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Michael completes mountain challenge for Rathore School

10 July 2019

Michael Shiels completed 22 gruelling climbs of Slieve Martin Mountain in Rostrevor on Thursday and Friday for the Rathore School Starburst Project – despite suffering a knee injury in the early stages of the daunting task.

The South Down dad took on the challenge – the equivalent of climbing Mount Everest and back – to help raise £100,000 for the Newry school to deliver a new multi-sensory room for its 200-plus pupils.

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