Historic vehicle club rolls for charity
PUBLISHED: 12:17 13 December 2006 | UPDATED: 19:53 01 June 2010
WISBECH and District Historic Vehicle Club held their annual cheque presentation and Christmas buffet at the Three Tuns Inn, Norwich Road, Wisbech. The club raised £500 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance by the sale of raffle tickets and a further £900 f
WISBECH and District Historic Vehicle Club held their annual cheque presentation and Christmas buffet at the Three Tuns Inn, Norwich Road, Wisbech.
The club raised £500 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance by the sale of raffle tickets and a further £900 from their 14th Annual Road Run in August, split between six local charities/good causes.
The beneficiaries, each receiving cheques for £150 were: Wisbech & March Bramley Line; Kings Lynn and Wisbech Cancer Care Treatment Fund; Marshland Smeeth Fen Museum; Tara's Pet Refuge - Manea; Friends of Wisbech Hospital and Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance
In addition to the W&DHVC donation, Club President, Mr Peter (Twizzle) Fewster, added an extra £200 to Tara's Pet Rescue, raised from generous donations at his 60th birthday party.
And club member Mr. Geovanni Pettinato gave the Cancer Treatment Fund another £100
Pictured are front row, left to right: W&DHVC President, Peter Fewster and Eileen Plater (Friends of Wisbech Hospital)Back Row, left to right: Mary Dunn (East Anglian Air Ambulance); Kay Mitchell (Tara's Pet Refuge); Peter Downes (Bramley Line Railway); Brian Howling (Marshland Smeeth & Fen Museum); Giovanni Pettinato (Cancer Care Treatment Fund) and W&DHVC Chairman, Paul Cousins.
The club would like to thank Elgoods Brewery for their continuing support, Roger and Teresa at the Three Tuns and everyone with the fund raising. The W&DHVC meet at the Three Tuns on the first Tuesday of every month, anyone wishing to join the club can do so at the meetings or 'phone: 01945-464609
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