The IoFs chief executive, Peter Lewis, has insisted that 'chugging' still has a future.
He said that last year 865,000 donors signed up to long term donations after being approached on the street, raising £130 million a year for charities.
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The force has been charged under the Health and Safety Act and will appear before magistrates in May.
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The club's plans have provoked much criticism, with Amnesty International describing Myanmar as an 'odd choice' for a tour.