Cricket club partnership nets £320 for Sidmouth Hospiscare

PUBLISHED: 07:34 13 August 2016

Devon County Cricket Club present a cheque of £320 to Sidmouth Hospiscare. from left to right, Anthony Dibble of the cricket section, Robert McIlwraith , a Trustee of Sidmouth Hospiscare, Neil Gamble ,Chief Executive of Devon CCC and Jo De Remer ,

Devon County Cricket Club present a cheque of £320 to Sidmouth Hospiscare. from left to right, Anthony Dibble of the cricket section, Robert McIlwraith , a Trustee of Sidmouth Hospiscare, Neil Gamble ,Chief Executive of Devon CCC and Jo De Remer ,

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A successful quiz evening hosted by Devon County Cricket Club (DCCC) has raised £320 for Sidmouth Hospiscare.

The club donated the proceeds from a raffle to the charity, following the event at Sidmouth Cricket Club last month.

The team is keen to support community projects and will be raising money for the Admiral Nurse Campaign, the David Shepherd Cricket Trust and Sidmouth Hospiscare, during a series of three-day county matches at Sidmouth Cricket Club, starting on Sunday.

Robert McIlwraith, a trustee of Sidmouth Hospiscare, said the charity was grateful for the donation.

He added: “Both the funds provided and the awareness of Sidmouth Hospiscare raised, through events like this, allow us to continue to support the people of our town.”

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