star helps to raise £2,000 for village hall revamp near
well-known BBC TV sports presenter has helped to raise thousands
of pounds for a village hall near Burnham-On-Sea.
John Inverdale was the VIP guest at the fundraising quiz night
in Mark which raised £2,000 towards the refurbishment of
Mark Village Hall.
of supporters attended the successful event, which included an
auction. Villager Peter Nourse, pictured with John, made a winning
bid for three sports books.
was a very successful evening, with much laughter and banter and
we are delighted that around £2,000 was raised towards the
refurbishment of our village hall's bar," said co-organiser
his visit to the area, John Inverdale also visited Hugh Sexeys
School in nearby Blackford where he gave a popular question and
answer session with the pupils who play rugby.