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Wing walker Tom Lackey

Shirley wing walker Tom Lackey vows to keep going until he "kicks the bucket"

The world’s oldest wing walker completed his 33rd performance and has vowed to keep going until he “kicks the bucket”.

Tom Lackey at Shirley's War Memorial.

Wingwalking ace's anger at war memorial red tape delay

Tom Lackey is furious after being prevented from restoring the Shirley War Memorial, which bears his own brother's name.

Wing walker Tom Lackey

Wingwalking ace Tom takes to skies again for Stephen

Veteran wingwalker Tom Lackey will take on his 30th challenge – in memory of fundraising teenager Stephen Sutton.

Tom Lackey holding a picture of his late wife Isabel which he carries with him on every stunt

Tom Lackey set for another walk on the wild side

Tom Lackey is set to smash his own world record once more by strapping himself to the top of an aeroplane travelling from Land’s End to the Scilly Isles this summer.

Wingwalking grandad plans next record-breaker

THE WORLD’S oldest wingwalker, Tom Lackey, is planning his next record breaker; a wingwalk across the Irish Sea.

Council Jubilee celebrations mark contribution of old and yound to the borough

GENERATIONS, both young and old, were brought together to celebrate their contribution to Solihull in a Jubilee tea party.

Wing walking Tom does it again

DAREDEVIL grandad Tom Lackey has received his sixth world record for wing walking.

Stolen poppy wreath returned to memorial

A CALLOUS thief seems to have had an attack of conscience after a stolen poppy wreath was returned to Shirley War Memorial.

Tom, 91, cleans up Shirley War Memorial.

A VETERAN wing walker from Shirley who has raised thousands of pounds for charity has now taken on a challenge closer to his heart.

Manager flying high in fundraising challenge

DAREDEVIL bank manager David Oughton swapped his desk for the wing of a plane in aid of the Autism West Midlands charity.

Tom proves inspiring in Babes’ cash challenge

THE world’s oldest wing walker Tom Lackey celebrated another fundraising award with the Breakthrough Babes last week.

Wingwalker Tom is the pride of Britain

WINGWALKING wonder Tom Lackey has won another award for his incredible efforts raising over £1m for charity.

Tom wingwalks for Alex

DAREDEVIL of the skies Tom Lackey has done it again with a record-breaking wingwalk across the English Channel - and back again.

Tom preparing for his final challenge

THE amazing Tom Lackey is planning his most spectacular wing walk stunt yet in what might well be his last stunt.

Record ‘walker’ is back on wing

THE OLDEST wing walker in the world will take to the sky again on November 14 to raise funds for Help For Heroes.

Adventure goes on for daredevil

THE OLDEST wing-walker in the world - Shirley’s 90-year-old daredevil Tom Lackey - said he has no plans to stop raising money for charity.

High flyer

I LOVED reading the article on Tom Lackey’s latest wing walk on his birthday; he really is an amazing guy.

Tom still wings it at age of 90

DAREDEVIL Tom Lackey celebrated his 90th birthday in style - strapped to the top of a plane.

Tom is flying high with a new record

INTREPID wing-walker Tom Lackey has got himself into the record books for the second time.

Shame on you

On Saturday evening a friend and I decided to eat out and drove to the Plough in Shirley.


Cathrina Hulse
Multimedia Journalist
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Multimedia Journalist
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