Come Dine With Me Leeds winner set for double Three Peaks challenge

COME Dine With Me winner Peter Benefer is to tackle a double Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge to raise cash for a hedgehog rescue centre.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 12:32 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 12:37 pm
Peter Benefer
Peter Benefer

The 41-year-old of West Park, Leeds, donated his £1,000 winnings from the Channel Four show, which was show screened last week, to the Herby Hedgehog Emergency Rescue in Bingley where he helps out as a volunteer.

Now Mr Benefer, who works as a recruitment consultant at Eden Brown in Leeds, is planning to tackle the double Three Peaks challenge on October 6 with work colleague Adrian Parkin, 33.

The pair raised around £500 for the centre when they completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks in ten hours earlier this month.

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Beekeeper Mr Benefer, who looks after around 20 hives in his spare time said: “The hedgehog is critically endangered in this country and we want to try and ensure they have a brighter future.” We want to try to ensure there is a brighter future for hedgehogs.”

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