raised for local couple who had their wedding fund stolen
fundraising appeal has raised almost £1,000 for a couple who
had their wedding fund of more than £3,000 stolen by burglars.
Dawes and Luke Jones returned to their home aftre a shopping trip
to find Mel's car missing from the drive and money, jewellery and
other valuables stolen.
couple have friends in the Burnham-On-Sea area and are members of
Burnham's Coastal Archers group.
22, says the expereince has been "devastating" as they
have lost over £5,000 in total.
found the upstairs of their home completely ransacked. The thieves
stole necklaces, bracelets and bangles, as well as a Play Station
and games belonging to Luke.
Vauxhall Corsa, which was uninsured and kept off road, was later
discovered embedded in the wall of a garage in Weston-super-Mare.
They had to pay a £75 release fee and £150 for a vehicle
carrier to deliver the vehicle to their home as it couldn't be driven
because it has no insurance.
22, a hospital care assistant, is set to marry Luke, 28, on April
the couple's archery friend, Amanda George, heard of the burglary,
she created a GoFundMe fundraising appeal and many poeople have
donated to the couple, by clicking
has been charged in connection with the case and was remanded in
custody at a court hearing.