25th Anniversary Of Virgin Challenger Crossing To Be Celebrated

Kathy Stedeford from Bryher

Were you part of the celebrations when Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic Challenger II successsfully crossed the Atlantic to win the Blue Ribbon trophy?

If so, Kathy Stedeford from Bryher is arranging a 25th anniversary celebration on June 25th.

The Virgin boss became friendly with islanders the previous year when he was rescued  100 miles of Bishop Rock during an earlier record attempt.