rest in peace andy

Andy Reid, our dear friend, colleague and Chief Executive of Mile End Climbing Wall, passed away unexpectedly on 27 January 2021. Andy had been the Chief Executive and the driving force behind MECW delivering the charitable aims of Development through Challenge.

Andy was also a former Chair of the Association of British Climbing walls, and helped create the National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme (NICAS).

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closed due to covid-19

How you can help

We are a charitable organisation and we've had a number of very kind people asking how they can help during this difficult time. Here are a few suggestions:

Unfreeze your membership

Some people have said that they are more than happy to keep paying their membership or e-wallet even though we are closed. This is a lovely thing and we really appreciate it. If you would like to do this please let us know by email.

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Buy a voucher

Vouchers are available for all our products and courses and by purchasing something now you are helping our current non-existent cash flow situation. We will extend the life of all vouchers purchased by at least the amount of time we have to be closed.

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Make a donation

If you wish to make a financial contribution to help keep us afloat (every penny will be used solely for that purpose), please chose an amount that you can afford from the buttons below.