Morecambe electrician’s leap of faith for uncle

Photo: David Hurst'Darren Forsyth, front left, whose uncle died of Motor Neurone Disease and regulars of The Royal Bar and Hotel, Morecambe, are taking part in a parachute jump to raise money for the Motor Neurone Disease Charity.
Photo: David Hurst'Darren Forsyth, front left, whose uncle died of Motor Neurone Disease and regulars of The Royal Bar and Hotel, Morecambe, are taking part in a parachute jump to raise money for the Motor Neurone Disease Charity.

A Morecambe electrician will take part in the highest tandem skydive in memory of his uncle.

Darren Forsyth and 14 friends will jump from a plane at 15,000 feet to raise money for Motor Neurone Disease.

Darren lost his uncle Philip Wilson to the disease in 2011. The skydive will take place on June 13.

A free charity night at the Royal Hotel, in Morecambe, has also been organised on Friday May 15.

Divers are; Darren, Vanessa Morrison, Archie Welsh, Joe Hassett, Emma Fletcher, Lee Grant, Chris Morton, Sam Morton, Carol Royle, Dean Fitzsimons, Tracy Litherland, Terry Litherland, Declan Murphy, Pat Rosco Smith and Natalie Luraschi.

To donate visit just giving online – Darren Forsyth.