FG Burnett surpassed £5,000 charity target

October 14, 2015
aviemore 10k

Three FG Burnett employees tackled the last leg of their fundraising mission last weekend by competing in the Aviemore 10K.

This was the final hurdle of the year for FG Burnett employees, which led to the company surpassing its £5,000 fundraising target for Wooden Spoon, a UK charity that supports disadvantaged and disabled children through rugby.

With the picturesque Cairngorm Mountains in the background, David MacLeod, Christopher Yannaghas and Derek Richardson ran 10K across forest tracks, paths and roads in a bid to reach the target.

This follows a year of fundraising success for FG Burnett, with teams of employees collectively completing the Baker Hughes 10k in May and the Beast Race in September.

David MacLeod, director at FG Burnett, comments: “We had a great time at the Aviemore 10K this weekend, and were lucky enough to have good weather! It was challenging running a new course, but Christopher did brilliantly, knocking 6 minutes off his time achieved at the Baker Hughes 10K.

“It was a huge achievement for all three of us to take FG Burnett over the finish line and be part of surpassing £5,000 target for Wooden Spoon. Everyone has worked so hard throughout the year and this is a testament to our hard work.”

Angus MacCuish, managing director at FG Burnett, adds, “Supporting charities is extremely important to us all at FG Burnett, and we are delighted to have selected Wooden Spoon as out corporate charity of the year. This is an excellent charity and all our team members should be extremely proud of their fundraising efforts this year.”

FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Unit 5, Kingshill Commercial Park, located in the affluent Aberdeen suburb and subsea hub of Westhill, Retail/Open… https://t.co/imnfy5ZAib 4 days ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Do you require office accommodation in Aberdeen for just yourself or up to 10 people? To discuss available office s… https://t.co/oZ7Jc848OM 4 days ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett West End Retail Unit close to The Capitol and The Silver Fin Office Buildings available To Let. For further inform… https://t.co/vgOzYwC7sL 5 days ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Prestigious west-end offices available To Let. Fully refurbished and with superb parking. Contact Graeme Nisbet 0… https://t.co/SDvUbiOKaw 6 days ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Development opportunity in the heart of Aberdeen city centre adjacent to Marischal Square. Call David Henderson 01… https://t.co/Mmx3HGenMR 7 days ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett We are delighted to be offering prime retail premises at 239 Ingram Street, Glasgow, To Let. More info? Contact R… https://t.co/HkvubfJ3dJ 1 week ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett 156 Union Street, Aberdeen. Former Hydro Electric Shop, For Sale. CLOSING DATE 12 NOON FRIDAY 28 SEPTEMBER 2018. C… https://t.co/6i33ALs01n 1 week ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Acting on behalf of the landlord, we are pleased to announce the letting of 257 North Deeside Road, Peterculter to… https://t.co/SQ2rrYL3KY 2 weeks ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Union Street Retail Unit available To Let on Full Repairing and Insuring terms. For further information please con… https://t.co/dRU3M18ofl 2 weeks ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett New build business units For Sale off the Charleston Junction (AWPR) at City South Business Park, Portlethen. Avail… https://t.co/xcAB3EbP17 2 weeks ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett Modern Office Unit To Let at Unit 29, Abercrombie Court, Westhill. Flexible terms are available. Sub-division pos… https://t.co/2R5R9T3087 2 weeks ago
FG Burnett FG Burnett @FGBurnett We are delighted to have advised the landlord on the letting of 81 Rosemount Viaduct to Harris & Fox. For advice o… https://t.co/BQFQkI2lL5 2 weeks ago