David Wood Baking boss David Wood is cycling more than 1,000 miles for charity - visiting his company’s six production sites and HQ. 

Wood’s ‘Tour de Bakeries’ is raising funds for Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity, Motor Neurone Disease Association, Children with Cancer UK, Cancer Research UK, CFM Radio’s Cash For Kids, and Demelza Hospice Care for Children.

The ride will see him visit production sites in Scarborough, Workington, Bolton, Flint, Dudley and Sheerness, before finishing at the firm’s head office in Leeds.

At the time of going to press, Woods had raised £1,075. He is continuing to fundraise through his Just Giving page.