West Hill collection bid for Ottery scouts jumble sale

PUBLISHED: 19:19 20 January 2009 | UPDATED: 12:17 17 June 2010

A COLLECTION of unwanted items that could be sold at the1st Ottery St Mary Scout Group s annual jumble sale will take place in West Hill on Saturday (January 24).

A COLLECTION of unwanted items that could be sold at the1st Ottery St Mary Scout Group's annual jumble sale will take place in West Hill on Saturday (January 24).

Organisers of the famous sale, the scout group's major yearly fundraiser, have organised for a van to take donations outside Potter's Country Market from 9.30am. They will then go door to door in Ottery on Monday and Tuesday next week.

Once again this year's sale will be held on two days, Saturday January 31 and Saturday February 7, across three venues, The Institute, Coleridge Play Group and the Old Boys' School.

A book fair will be held in the Coleridge Play Group at 11am on the 31st before

jumble sale festivities begin at 2pm. An auction of certain items will also take place at 2.45pm.

Organisers cannot accept items like mattresses or large pieces of furniture and anything that will cost money to dispose of.


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