Lancashire TelegraphSamlesbury father and son in London to Paris bike ride (From Lancashire Telegraph)

When news happens, text LT and your photos and videos to 80360. Or contact us by email or phone.

Samlesbury father and son in London to Paris bike ride

Lancashire Telegraph: Michael Crompton Michael Crompton

A FATHER and son team are to ride from London to Paris to raise money for good causes.

Michael Crompton, 52, and his son Jonathan, 22, will take part in the bike ride in July, in aid of the Children with Cancer charity.

The Samlesbury pair hope to raise around £600 and already have £215 pledged.

Michael said: “I’ve never done anything like this before and I just thought that it was about time that I did something for charity.

“I started training in July and we are both really looking forward to it.

“It will be a great experience and it’s great that I will be sharing it with my son.

“He is studying in Newcastle and I hope that he has been training as much as me.”

To sponsor Michael and Jonathan, visit


Comments are closed on this article.


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree