The Sue Ryder Charity was first introduced to Ascension Island by Joan Clary, a senior nurse at the Georgetown Hospital, with help from the RAF who kindly allowed her to put some boxes of used clothing on the flights from Brize Norton on a regular basis.
The start of this week’s thrilling instalment begins at the American wind turbines. Cars gathered with a number of first time hashers visiting the island amongst the motley crew – did they know what they were letting themselves in for, it’s doubtful they had been properly informed.
As we enjoy communications worldwide with knowledge on any subject at our finger tips. We are in the early stages of an era making the industrial revolution appear pedestrian. The question in many minds is how many of the foundations of our past need to accompany us into the unknown world of tomorrow.