Lions raise £980 for town's rescue hovercraft charity
Lions Club has this week handed over a bumper cheque for almost
£1,000 to a rescue charity in the town.
Lions President Greg Kelloway presented a cheque for £980
to BARB, the charity that runs the town's rescue hovercrafts,
towards the cost of new equipment.
cash was raised by Lions Club members during collections from
shoppers at the town's Tesco supermarket.
Chairman Mark Newman and Operations Manger Mike Lowe, pictured,
thanked the group for their "very generous support"
and added that it will be used to purchase new searchlights for
use during night-time incidents.