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Details about  Andrew Mitchell's Reflex Westminster Bike in aid of Nyumbani UK

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Andrew Mitchell's Reflex Westminster Bike in aid of Nyumbani UK
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02 May, 2013 19:01:18 BST
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of the sale of this item will benefit Nyumbani UK
Every 14 seconds a child is orphaned in Sub Saharan Africa. Nyumbani works to provide HIV and AIDS affected children in Kenya with the best nutritional, medical and psychosocial care.
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Item specifics

Used: An item that has been previously used. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully ... Read moreabout the condition
Brand: Reflex
Frame Size: 22 inches Type: Westminster
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About Nyumbani
Nyumbani UK works to provide HIV and AIDS affected children in Kenya with the best nutritional, medical, educational and psychosocial care. It does this through three distinct projects: a slum outreach program called Lea Toto in Nairobi which helps 3,000 children, the Nyumbani Home that supports 100 children and finally the Nyumbani Village that provides care for 1,000. At the very centre of village life are the Hotcourses Primary School and the Lawson High School.
Andrew Mitchell's Bike
A sturdy bike with blue frame, this men's Reflex Westminster has been a regular commuter to and from the House of Commons over the years with numerous journeys to the Department for International Development & Number 10 Downing Street.
Complete with front basket, lights, horn, gears, pannier rack and mud guards, this hard working two-wheeler, still in perfect working order, is now looking for a good home out of the limelight for its retirement years. This is a seven year old Hybrid bike offering stability, comfort and ease of use, making it perfect for new cyclists, casual riders and especially urban commuters.
Summary of features:
  • Blue 22 inch frame
  • 18 speed Shimano gears
  • Promax brakes
  • Bontrager saddle
  • Front basket
  • Front lights
  • Rear mud guard
  • Rear pannier rack
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Q. What is Bid for the Bike?
A: Andrew Mitchell, the former International Development Secretary & Chief Whip, has donated his bike to Nyumbani UK to be auctioned on eBay for Charity. 100% of the funds raised will support the work of Nyumbani UK.
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A: A letter from Nyumbani UK will accompany the bike stating that it was donated by Andrew Mitchell and is authentic.
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