Sid, Lara and Claire are walking 100km across the Sahara and you can join them to raise money for Home Start St Albans.

The charity provides support to local families who are facing difficulties for all sorts of reasons.

If you’d like to join the challenge, contact Sid Khan on 07838 167 147.

There’s also the opportunity to book a table or seat at the fundraising dinner planned for 19th May at St Michael’s Manor.  The challenge itself takes place in November.

If you’d like to sponsor the team, you can find the Just Giving page by going to

You can hear Sid and Suzy from Home Start taking about the challenge in this audio clip