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Episode 4 of the Distance Hiker Podcast features David Matthew's who is currently walking all around the UK, visiting each of the 201 Samaritan's branches. David hopes to inspire more people to volunteer with the charity and aims to fundraise £100,000 for his local Doncaster branch.
The Samaritans are a charity that offer a listening ear in time of need. The volunteers are available 24/7 to take calls and simply be present with anyone who is struggling.
This podcast was a delight to record. David comes with his own personal ray of sunshine, and shares an incredible story of why and how he is doing this walk,. We finish with an honest look into what it's like to train as, and become a Samaritan.
I hope you enjoy Episode 4 of the Distance Hiker podcast.