Doing a skydive has been a lifelong dream for Alan, a companion at Emmaus North East, and now he’s finally crossed it off his bucket list!

With his feet firmly back on the ground Alan said:

“I felt exhilarated, but it was terrifying because I kept thinking the canopy might not open. You feel free but it’s hard to describe because you fall so fast. I’d love to do one again and maybe raise money for charity. I’m not sure if the next one would be better or worse…”