Donations to Arctic adventurer's charity exceed £6k

Philip Goodeve-Docker aimed to raise money for The Queen's Nursing Institute.
Philip Goodeve-Docker aimed to raise money for The Queen's Nursing Institute. Credit: PA

The charity page set up by Philip Goodeve-Docker ahead of his trek across Greenland has attracted in excess of £6,000 as strangers continue to honour the adventurer.

Mr Goodeve-Docker took on the challenge in a bid to raise £4,000 for The Queen's Nursing Institute but died on Sunday after he and his two teammates Roan Hackney and Andy Norman got into difficulty.

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British man dies on Arctic trip

A British man has died after getting into difficulty during an expedition in Greenland. Philip Goodeve-Docker was crossing the Greenland ice cap with two friends on a 'trip of a lifetime' when the group got into trouble. Two men remain in hospital.