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GALLERY: Town council gives a helping hand

17:00 08 May 2014

Councillor Simon Pollentine (centre) presenting the cheque for £750 to Steve Smith and Hope Brodie of Sidmouth Sailing Club

Councillor Simon Pollentine (centre) presenting the cheque for £750 to Steve Smith and Hope Brodie of Sidmouth Sailing Club


Deserving organisations from across the Sid Valley gathered as the town council dished out a record £12,850 in grants at the annual town assembly.

Grants included £250 to Sidmouth Carnival, £100 to the Sid Valley Horticultural Society, and Sidbury Cricket Club was given £200. East Devon Citizens Advice Bureau was presented with £1,000, Sid Vale Athletics got £200, the Sidholme Organ Friends Association received £100 and Sidmouth Arboretum was awarded £1,000.


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