The team at Berry’s has taken on the Ullswater Challenge, raising nearly £11,000 for the chosen charity, Dementia UK.

Nearly 20 members of the Berry’s team from various stores completed the 20-mile challenge on Sunday, September 12th.

The events comprises a 20-mile walking adventure around Lake Ullswater, the route circumnavigates Ullswater and gives participants the chance to take in surrounding scenery too.

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It has been described as one of the best lower-level walks in the Lake District.

Speaking to Professional Jeweller sister title, WatchPro, operations manager Simon Oxby explained how donations for the event reached £5440.12.

He went on to confirm that Simon Walton, managing director, has promised that Berry’s will match that, taking the total sum to just short of £11,000.