Firefighters present cheque to young girl with dyskinetic cerebral palsy after Royston charity ladder climb

PUBLISHED: 10:04 25 May 2016 | UPDATED: 11:01 25 May 2016

Firefighter Jordon Gilks and crew commander Derek Hutton, with Poppy and her parents Rob Cundy and Zoe Cundy.

Firefighter Jordon Gilks and crew commander Derek Hutton, with Poppy and her parents Rob Cundy and Zoe Cundy.

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After a team of firefighters from Royston and others from North Herts raised thousands by climbing the height of Everest on a ladder to help a young girl with dyskinetic cerebral palsy walk, a cheque has been presented to her family.

Poppy Cundy, aged six, and her parents Rob and Zoe were invited down to Royston Fire Station to receive the cheque for almost £3,000.

Poppy is unable to do all the little things that many people take for granted, like feed yourself, get dressed, or just get up on your own.

To find out how to get involved in fundraising to help buy Poppy equipment to walk, search for the Facebook page ‘Help Poppy Walk’.

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