The annual Willow Wood Hospice Midnight wander through the streets of Tameside which has previously only been open to women is opening it's doors to men this year.
The head of fundraising at the hospice, John Fellowes, said " the move to accept men will mean the event appeals to more people ". He also added that the " Midnight Wander " is the hospices most popular sponsored event and the money it raises is vital.
Events organisers want to reassure people that the unique atmosphere will continue this year and the Wanderers can invite their husbands, boyfriends, fathers, brothers, and male friends.
This years "Wander" will take place on friday 11th July 2014.
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