Kilimanjaro Celebrities See The Net Result

4 December 2009 | Jo Jenkins | Kilimanjaro

In March this year nine celebrities undertook the mammoth challenge of climbing the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for Comic Relief.
Thanks to the support of the British public their incredible effort raised over £3.5 million and this month six of the climbers will travel to Uganda to see for themselves how some of that money is helping to fight malaria, Africa’s biggest killer.
Ben Shephard, Chris Moyles, Fearne Cotton, Gary Barlow, Kimberley Walsh and Ronan Keating will be assisting with the distribution of half a million mosquito nets, and witnessing how these simple items can help save lives.

Written by Jo Jenkins

Jo’s enthusiasm for safari as a child when her parents worked in Zambia, then Kenya. Jo quickly fancied herself as a safari expert and has been a keen game tracker ever since. Although, more recently, she is very keen to trial many of the (more luxurious) beach lodges we now offer.

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