Sidmouth fundraisers boost causes across Devon

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centr

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centre) of Sidmouth Hospiscare with a donation for £250. Picture: Stan Hodge - Credit: Archant

Quizzes, coffee morning and musical performances have helped raise thousands for charity.

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centr

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centre) of Sidmouth Hospiscare with a donation for £250. Picture: Stan Hodge - Credit: Archant

East Devon DayTime Band presented a cheque to Alzheimer's Society Devon & Cornwall for £150 raised at its Easter hymning at Tesco Superstore in Exmouth.

Author Sir Michael Morpurgo joined forces with the Devon Freemasons to help disadvantaged children following a £63,000 donation to Farms for City Children.

Devon County Cricket Club saw a bumper attendance at its charity quiz and souvenir brochure event. With 90 people competing in 15 teams, WBW Solicitors announced the winners. On the night, £400 was raised for Sidmouth Hospiscare, Sid Valley Memory Café and the David Shepherd Cricket Trust. Sidmouth Amateur Dramatic Society recently held a coffee morning in aid of Sidmouth Hospiscare raising £250. The Lions Club of Sidmouth donated £500 to Ivybridge based charity Dame Hannah Rogers Trust.

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centr

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centre) of Sidmouth Hospiscare with a donation for £250. Picture: Stan Hodge - Credit: Archant

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centr

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centre) of Sidmouth Hospiscare with a donation for £250. Picture: Stan Hodge - Credit: Archant

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centr

Heather Hodge and Dr Gill Ryall of Sidmouth Amateur Dramatics Society present Audrey Harcourt (centre) of Sidmouth Hospiscare with a donation for £250. Picture: Stan Hodge - Credit: Archant


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