2011 - Parker & Co sponsor the Annual Newport Clocktower Abseil for the Lord Mayor's Charity and Gary Parker keeps it safe
Each year the Lord Mayor allows the 120ft Clocktower on the Newport Civic Centre to be used as a charity event raising money for for his chosen charity which this year is Tenovus.
Gary Parker being an experienced mountaineer gives up his day to handle the safety and ropework on the day. Parker & Co sponsor the event and meet the costs of equipment and safety staff on the day. This year there were around 40 abseiler participants raising around £4,000 for Tenovus.