Ottery jazz night raises �1000 for churches

Nine-piece band Ellingtonia, which specialise in playing the music of Duke Ellington performed wowed a strong turnout

MORE than 200 people enjoyed an evening of Jazz in Ottery Parish Church last Friday, raising more than �1000 for local churches.

Nine-piece band Ellingtonia, which specialise in playing the music of Duke Ellington performed wowed a strong turnout leaving organisers hopeful of an encore performance next year.

Proceeds will be split between Otter Valley churches and Sustainable Ottery.