Open Chest charity shop donates £500 to Wisbech Stroke Club

15:04 06 December 2012

From left: Linda Canham, Barbara Fewster, Kathy Dudley, Patricia Spriggs, Molly Wombwell and Michelle Ellmore.

From left: Linda Canham, Barbara Fewster, Kathy Dudley, Patricia Spriggs, Molly Wombwell and Michelle Ellmore.

Archant

THE Open Chest charity shop in March has donated £500 to Wisbech Stroke Club after its cause was put forward by a club member and regular donater.

Brian Arling suggested that the shop donates funds to the club, which has members from across Fenland and highlights the need for support for stroke survivors.

The money will be used to finance running expenses, transport costs for disabled members, outings and social activities.

• New members from the areas covered by this newspaper are welcome and should contact Sue Lowe on 01945 772824 or e-mail susan@slowe9.wanadoo.co.uk

• Donations are urgently needed at Open Chest. Contact Kathy Dudley on 01354 654403.

0 comments

More news stories

10:01
Wisbech market place. Picture: Steve Williams.

The team working on the Wisbech High Street Project will be holding an informal event in the town next week to show people how the scheme is progressing and get their feedback.

09:29
Caitlin Sheppard

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of 14-year-old Caitlin Sheppherd who was last seen in Whittlesey yesterday morning.

08:10
Dove court summer fete, Wisbech. Raffle prize winners, Picture: Steve Williams.

A fun-packed summer fete raised more than £560 for activities at a home for people who suffer with dementia.

Yesterday, 10:30
One of the cars that went off the A1101

Three vehicles left the A1101 Sutton Road between Wisbech and Long Sutton on Sunday evening.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition today E-edition