Workers take the plunge!

left to right, Neil Suttie, Chris McAvoy, Cheryl Colston, Fiona Riley, Lousie Bain and Alex Greens. Some of the Scotmid post office staff who will take part in a charity skydive for Maggie's.
left to right, Neil Suttie, Chris McAvoy, Cheryl Colston, Fiona Riley, Lousie Bain and Alex Greens. Some of the Scotmid post office staff who will take part in a charity skydive for Maggie's.

LOCAL Post Office staff are among those taking to the skies to raise money for charity.

Eight brave Scotmid Post Office workers from branches throughout Scotland, including Mayfield, will take part in a Skydive for cancer charity Maggie’s on November 1. The fearless staff will jump from 3000ft in the hope of raising £4,000 for Maggie’s.

If you would make a donation you can via www.justgiving.com/postofficeparatroopers. They also have a special text line set up as well where you can donate. You can donate by to the challenge by texting PARA59 and the amount to 70070. The amount must be £1, £2, £3, £4, £5, or £10.