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SURE appeal - latest donations
7:40pm Saturday 12th July 2014 in News
ALMOST £3,000 was donated to the County Gazette-backed Somerset Unit for Radiotherapy Equipment charity over the past week.
Among cash raised was £207 from the Compton Dundon Short Match Bowls Club’s annual charity match; £124 from Nikki Plummer, of Bridgwater, from change left by visitors in the rooms of her B&B; and £124 from Puriton Bingo sessions.
The New Horizon Singers raised £1,500 through various fundraising activities throughout the year, including two concerts at the Baptist Church in Taunton; £14.15 in 5p coins was collected by Andrew and Tina Potter, family and friends; £8.70 in 5ps from Nora Thorne; £10.45 from a collection pot at Chilees; and £812.83 from Wellington Operatic Society from a bucket collection from the audience on the way out from six nights of their performance of Singing in the Rain.