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Brecon man raises £40,000 by climbing Pen y Fan 365 times in 365 days

A man from is near completing his challenge of walking up South Wales' highest peak 365 times - in 365 days.

Des Lally has raised more than £40,000 for charity.

Des has battled all sorts of weather conditions over the year

The worst I've seen is probably 70-80mph winds, snow and really low visibility.

I've been up here everyday, most days, for the last year and you see four seasons in one day.

– Des Lally

Des said it has been physically demanding on his knees and ankles but said the thought of others suffering has spurred him on.

I'm only doing it for a couple of hours a day and people who have suffered injuries through the armed forces or have got cancer or who have had cancer - it's nothing compared to what they go through.

– Des Lally
Des has raised more than £40,000 for charity

He's walked nearly 400,000 steps and passed thousands of people during his walks - but one in particular stands out.

"We passed Geraint Thomas on the path. We thought he's probably come up here for a bit of peace and quiet after the Tour de France so we just walked past him and just gave him his quiet time."