On Thursday May 18, 2017, Jack’s PACK (Police Against Cancer in Kids) from the United Kingdom will fly out with British Airways to New York’s John F Kennedy Airport to take part in their annual Central Park Half Marathon and Jetblue Plane Pull. Total of 105 police officers including
And officers from the Metropolitan Police, Essex Police, Surrey Police, City of London Police, British Transport Police and officers from H.M. Royal Navy will all travel to NY at their own expense to take part in fund raising for Joining Against Cancer in Kids. Saturday, May 20th they will run a half marathon in Central Park and on Monday, May 22nd they will pull a Jetblue Airways Airbus A320 at JFK.
PC Mark ‘Taff’ Edwards MBE said “This is our biggest PACK yet and we are very much looking forward to our departure from London Heathrow on May 18th. If it were not for all the agencies that help us we simply would not be able to get this off the ground. The support we receive internally from our respective forces and from our partners in the private sector is unbelievable. I would like to take this opportunity to thank them all for their generosity and support”.