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Fundraising photographer tackles mountain storms to support seriously ill baby


An award-wining photographer has battled hailstorms, freezing rain and 60mph winds to scale England’s highest peak six times in 24 hours in a bid to give a seriously ill baby a chance of a longer life. Joe Giddens, 33, picked some of the worst weather of the winter so far to attempt an epic challenge on the 3,209ft (978m) Scafell Pike to help seven-month-old Marley Powell, who has a rare genetic disorder. Marley’s parents Rosie-Mae Walton, 19, and Wes Powell, 22, from Driffield, East Yorkshire, are hoping to raise enough money so he can access “the most expensive drug in world” in the United States in a bid to make sure this Christmas is not his last.Zolgesma, the world's most expensive drug.

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