fundraiser's race night raises
£1,100 for cancer charity
fundraising race night held at Highbridge's Oaktree Arena has been
hailed a success after raising over £1,100 for the charity
'Children with Cancer UK'.
event, held on Saturday March 10th, was organised by Burnham-On-Sea
fundraiser Lindsey Ripley as part of her efforts to help the charity.
also running the London Marathon for the charity in April, as we
recently reported here.
big thank you goes to everyone who came along and supported the
event - we had a good turnout and I'm really pleased we raised a
total of £1,103.37," Lindsey told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
With Cancer UK do the most marvellous work supporting families at
the most difficult of times. I was so touched when I heard about
is the UK's biggest child killer and 'Children with Cancer UK' is
the leading national childrens charity dedicated to the fight
against childhood cancer."
4,000 children and young people are diagnosed with cancer every
year in the UK. The charity aims to determine the causes, find cures
and provide care for children with cancer, improving young lives."
on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge