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Harrison Spinks take to the sky for industry charity

Three daring employees from Leeds bed manufacturer Harrison Spinks have raised £1,400 for us by completing a tandem skydive.

Richard Essery, managing director at Spinks Springs; Darren Marcangelo, commercial director at Spinks Springs; and Chris Townsley, components production manager at Harrison Spinks, bravely took to the sky on Saturday 5 May and jumped from 15,000ft at Skydive Hibaldstow, Lincolnshire.

Darren Marcangelo, commercial director, said: “Harrison Spinks recently became a corporate member of The Furniture Makers’ Company because of the shared values we have towards supporting the furnishing industry. This is a great charity doing very good work to help others and provide much needed support to people in need.”

Hayden Davies, Master of The Furniture Makers’ Company, said: “I would like to congratulate Richard, Darren and Chris for completing their skydives and thank them for doing it in aid of us. Supporter-led fundraising events such as this are great for raising funds for the charity and creating awareness of what The Furniture Makers’ Company does amongst employees.”

You can support Richard, Darren and Chris by sponsoring them via their Just Giving page: