Sidmouth Round Table’s £2k charity haul

PUBLISHED: 08:19 03 February 2011

(L to R)  Ray Davis of Sidmouth Rotary Club receives a cheque from Sidmouth Round Table Chairman Mark Badcock.

(L to R) Ray Davis of Sidmouth Rotary Club receives a cheque from Sidmouth Round Table Chairman Mark Badcock.

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SIDMOUTH Round Table members celebrated another successful year of fundraising by handing over more than £2,000 to help stricken people in disaster zones across the world.

SIDMOUTH Round Table members celebrated another successful year of fundraising by handing over more than £2,000 to help stricken people in disaster zones across the world.

The organisation chose disaster relief charity ShelterBox as the beneficiary of several events.

Money was raised from a local quiz night with teams from the Sid Valley. Winners were local Estate agents Harrison-Lavers and Potbury’s .

Mark Badcock, this year’s Round Table chairman raised further funds by running the 2010 London Marathon.

A total of £2,609 was handed over to ShelterBox and gratefully received by Ray Davis from Sidmouth Rotary Club.

Mr Davis said: “The members of Sidmouth Round Table have made a tremendous effort in supporting ShelterBox which is hugely appreciated. Sidmouth continues to deliver.”


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