74-Year Old Cancer Fundraiser Cycles From Poole To Shaftesbury Dressed As Pink Bunny

Crowds cheered as Barrie Haynes pushed his bike up Gold Hill yesterday afternoon.

The 74-year-old Bournemouth and Christchurch Lions Club member cycled from Poole dressed as a pink bunny, to raise cash for Cancer Breakthrough.

Barrie Haynes with Johnnie and Tiggy Walker

Barrie and his son Steve battled strong winds, driving rain, a dislodged chain and a near-miss with a stray dog to complete the challenge.

Radio 2 broadcasters Tiggy and Johnnie Walker met the fundraisers at the top of the hill.