Southport teen Katrina Halsall to skydive in memory of her dad July 17th, 2015 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Katrina Halsall A Southport teenager is taking part in a skydive on her 16th birthday. On Thursday (July 23), Katrina Halsall will jump out of a plane at 15,000ft and fall to the ground at a top speed of 120mph. Katrina is performing the dive to raise money in memory of her dad, George Halsall, who died of a heart attack in 2013. Loving dad-of-two, George, was just 46 years old when he passed away. Katrina said: “I wanted to do something to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. “I am doing this in memory of my dad, because I want to, not because I have to. “I’m so grateful for the support, so lets keep spreading the word and raise as much money as we can!” If you would like to donate to Katrina’s cause, click here Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!