Chalk Farm LDC is urgently raising funds for a new boiler in the hotel and its overall target is £5,000.

Emilie McIvor said: “To help raise these funds I am doing 100 miles of sponsored walking!

“This walk will be throughout the month of April and I will update you with my progress.”

She is Lead Student Support worker at Chalk Farm, based in Willingdon.

Chalk Farm LDC (Learning Disabilities Centre) is run by the local charity E.A.P.A.G. (Eastbourne Area Parents Action Group).

​Its aim is to give adults with learning disabilities the opportunity to receive training within a realistic working hotel setting and in our hotel gardens.

To sponsor, go to Emilie McIvor is fundraising for Chalk Farm LDC (