twins raise £2,000 from head shave for cancer centre
Burnham-On-Sea mother and her sister have raised over £2,000
for a cancer support centre after a family member was diagnosed
with the illness.
Luscombe's son Peter is receiving treatment for Germ Cell Cancer
and she and her sister, Celia Martin, recently launched a fundraising
campaign to raise money for the centre that is helping him.
Sunday they held a successful sponsored head shave at The Reed's
Arms on Burnham seafront in front of family, friends and supporters.
was also the twins' 64th birthday as well and a big crowd turned
up to support them.
money raised is going to the Hammersmith Hospital and the Velindre
Cancer Hospital in Cardiff where Elaine's son has been treated
and his family supported.
are so grateful for all the support that the hospital has given
us and we wanted to help them by raising money for the work they
do," said Elaine.
are delighted to have raised a good sum for the centre and thank
everyone who has helped us."
next event will be a coffee morning at Burnham-On-Sea Community
Centre in Berrow Road on 20th September between 10am and 12pm.
Fundraisers Elaine and Celia during the event and, above, with
family and friends (pics Jan Bonus)