Wednesday 17th October 2018

The Heavy Metal Truants took to their bikes for the sixth year, riding from Alexandra Palace in London to Download Festival in Donnington in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust , Nordoff Robbins and Childine.  Once again, metal's biggest industry professionals cycled the 161 mile journey in just 48 hours!

The Truants announced this year's fundraising total during an epic night at The Big Red in Holloway, revealing that they've raised £111,000 for their three chosen charities in 2018!

The Heavy Metal Truants have now raised an unbelievable £193,500 for Teenage Cancer Trust over the past six years!

2019's ride, the 7th cycle trip to Download, is already underway but we know there'll be lots of amazing events before then - make sure to check the Truants' website for all the latest news! 

Heavy Metal Truants, we salute you!