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Baking for Bears

PUBLISHED: 14:32 05 March 2008 | UPDATED: 14:26 25 August 2010

AN ANIMAL-lover is baking her way towards a 50km hike across the Romanian mountains to raise money for a bear sanctuary.

AN ANIMAL-lover is baking her way towards a 50km hike across the Romanian mountains to raise money for a bear sanctuary.

Jacqueline Wall, 46, a police communications officer from Bexleyheath, is in training for a hike through Romania's Carpathian Mountains in May to help rescue brown bears from a life of captivity. Miss Wall is raising the £2,200 needed to take part in the trek by selling buns and muffins to her work colleagues.

She said: "Luckily they are gannets! So I have a solid customer base. I look set to raise the full amount of money and waistlines besides!

To support Jacqueline visit: www.justgiving.com/no-point-in-dieting.

To sign up yourself to take part in the Bear Adventure trek contacting 0800 316 9772. or log on to: fundraising@wspa.org.uk.

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