Hundreds raised for cancer sufferers at Sidmouth coffee morning

Staff member Charlie Gwillim with the delicious range of homemade cakes.

Staff member Charlie Gwillim with the delicious range of homemade cakes. - Credit: Archant

Cancer patients are set to benefit from hundreds of pounds thanks to the generosity of those who attended a Macmillan coffee morning in Sidmouth.

A small baking team at Hall and Scott Estate Agents put on a wonderful spread in aid of the cause which supports hundreds of thousands of cancer sufferers and their families across the UK.

Staff and visitors helped to raise £363 at the event which was held as part of the charity’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning drive.

Staff member Charlie Gwillim said: “We were so pleased with the success of our coffee morning. It was very well supported and in fact, people popped in throughout the day to make a contribution and to take-away a cake.”

Hall and Scott are currently looking for a local charity to support for the next 12 months and would welcome recommendations from anyone in the Sidmouth area who could suggest a worthy cause.

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