Phil said that the sponsored hitch-hike
had so far raised pounds 6,500 for the hospice, but money was still rolling in.
"Because it was a bank holiday everybody had their family with them so it was a uniquely bad time to try to hitch-hike
Soon, I saw the truck that had gone ahead overturn," said Rajya, a woman who had taken a hitch-hike
ride in the ill-fated truck.
THEATRE: Fredonia tells the story of two guys who hitch-hike
across America to Fredonia & the Marx Bros convention.
The challenge was to hitch-hike
across Europe all the way to Morocco to raise funds for charity.
Earlier that summer he and seven friends had set out to hitch-hike
their way to Montreal to see Expo '67--the world fair that was celebrating Canada's centenary--and had then gone on to Quebec City.
Following his discovery that anyone with a pilot's licence can sometimes "hitch-hike
" in the co-pilot's seat of a plane, Buckley decided to put the theory to the test and see how far round the world he could get.
She decided to set off on foot after she told an AA mechanic she could not afford the necessary repair and would have to hitch-hike
the remaining 80 miles.
WORRIED children were forced to hitch-hike
home in the small hours after Ireland's biggest rock concert of the year.
From getting up at 5am to milk the cows and hitch-hike
20 miles to school every day, she now lives life on the road, supporting Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash and her new pal Neil Young - all after a fling with ex-Mr Madonna, Sean Penn.
A PATIENT in a wheelchair was so desperate to escape from University Hospital he tried to hitch-hike
along the motorway to Lincoln.
Fifty-four is a great age to become a dad because you are up three times a night anyway." Les Dennis opens up on fatherhood "I decided I would go down and hitch-hike
so I could get to a store and get things for breakfast for my daughter and myself.
TWO former firefighters turned back the clock as they set off to blaze a trail across the country in a marathon charity hitch-hike
With that job done, and long overdue for my release, I decided that I would make my own way home by means of an aerial hitch-hike
. Pan-African Airways flew me to Athens, where I was arrested for having no passport, no money and a maroon beret that singled me out as a possible soldier of fortune for the civil war simmering in the hills.
Kerry said if he had not been mad enough to hitch-hike
to the World Cup, he would never have met the girl of his dreams.