night in Brean raises over £2,400 for breast cancer charity
£2,400 has been raised for a local breast cancer support
charity from a successful ladies night held at Brean over the
Breast Cancer Now - formerly known as Somerset Breakthrough Breast
Cancer - held its annual ladies night on Friday 9th October at
Dickies Bar in Brean.
Holly Macbeth, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We
raised a staggering £2434.20 which is a totally amazing
figure and surpasses all previous years!"
were overwhelmed by the generosity once again from all who came
and supported the night. It was full of laughs, fun, happy tears
and all for such a worthy cause for Breast Cancer Now."
would like to say a special mention to all the team at Brean Leisure
Park for letting us hold the event once again and donating raffle
prizes, including one special henry the giraffe who was auctioned
off and raised £120! Also thanks to Sadie hairdresser, Unwind
hair & beauty salon, and special cupcakes made by Sam Pashley
& Forever Living for their donated raffle prizes."
big thanks goes to The Dream Men for making the night so successful
added; "Right now, breast cancer is at a tipping point. More
women are surviving. But more are being diagnosed than ever before.
And every 45 minutes, another woman dies from the disease. Were
going to change that. By doing whatever it takes, however we can,
working tirelessly every day. Were bringing together the
brightest minds, the boldest fundraisers and the most determined
campaigners. And we need you to join us. Because if we all act
now, by 2050, we believe everyone who develops breast cancer will
Breast Cancer Now Group's next events will be on 22nd November
when Shop for a cure returns for Christmas 10.30-3pm. The charity's
ball will also be held on 5th December at 7pm at The Batch.