church's music marathon and fayre raise charity funds
Highbridge church held a fundraising music marathon and summer
fayre on Saturday, featuring scores of local musicians.
12-hour event at Highbridge's St John's Church drew spectators
into the church to listen to the free entertainment.
was a busy weekend for the church. Its Summer Fayre was also held
on Saturday followed on Sunday by a Songs of Praise
service for the Queen.
year our focus for fundraising is Christian Aid. At St Johns
we want to help raise funds for all their work worldwide,"
said Rev Simon Bale, Assistant Curate.
Aid does so many wonderful and different things to help those
less fortunate than ourselves and it's our hope that we can raise
a serious amount whilst also learning more about what they do,
and having fun at the same time."
dont yet have a final total, but we raised well over £400
for Christian Aid."