David Pugh Aims For The Top (Of The World)

Leader of the Council David Pugh will be attempting to climb a rather large oak tree in Ryde today.

Leader of the Isle of Wight Council, David Pugh will getting his leg up later today as he climbs the new Goodleaf Tree in Ryde.

David Pugh On Top of the World4pm is the time and Appley Park is the location as David will attempt to scale the heights of the beautiful oak tree.

Readers will remember that the Isle of Wight Council have kindly agreed Goodleaf can make use of this tree in Appley Park from this Sunday until the end of August.

This is great news for Islanders, visitors and of course the guys at Goodleaf, over the summer.

Goodleaf will be offering one hour tree climbing sessions every Sunday over the summer for just £10 and Cllr David Pugh makes the inaugural climb today to launch the service.

Competition time!
Thanks to everyone who entered the ticket competition. The winning photo will be announced later today on VB.

Find out more about Goodleaf by checking out their Website.

Friday, 10th July, 2009 12:43pm


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I hope he was wearing a climbing helmet, not due to the risk of falling but for the flying golf balls!