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'Blind Dave' Heeley embarks on new challenge

The fundraiser and athlete, 'Blind Dave' Heeley, will embark on his latest challenge tomorrow.

Dave and his friend, Steve Dugmore, will join twenty cyclists as they travel through seven countries in seven days.

'Blind Dave' Heeley will ride from Switzerland to Birmingham Credit: Fiona Hanson/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The team are raising money for the Harry Moseley charity and start their journey in Switzerland, before ending up in Birmingham next Sunday.

Comedy event to raise cash for Harry Moseley charity

A comedy extravaganza is being held today to raise cash for a charity set up by tragic young brain cancer victim Harry Moseley.

Harry Moseley, who died aged 11 two years ago after a four-year battle with cancer Credit: ITV Central

Local professional stand-up comics including Mickey Sharma, Karen Bayley, Andy White and Steve Day will perform at Highlight Birmingham today to raise cash for Help Harry, Help Others.

The charity was set up by Harry, who died aged just 11 in October 2011 after a four-year battle with brain cancer.

He raised hundreds of thousands of pounds for charity during his young life.

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