FIREFIGHTERS in Oxfordshire are taking part in an extreme physical challenge over 75 consecutive days to raise money for armed forces personnel and their families.

The team of 25, which consists of both serving and retired firefighters, armed forces veterans, fire and rescue support staff and Friends of the Fire and Rescue Service, are doing a daily five-minute plank – a challenge they started on VE Day.

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The finale is on July 21 and members have already raised £2,000 for the cause.

To donate to the fundraiser for the armed forces charity visit justgiving.com/fundraising/mick-dunn1966