Saxmundham: Crowds out in force for fundraiser

Organisers of the easter extravaganza fundraiser at The Gammon Rooms, Station Approach, Saxmundham a

Organisers of the easter extravaganza fundraiser at The Gammon Rooms, Station Approach, Saxmundham are, left to right, Roxy Clarke, Daniella Duffy, Raymond Churchyard, Georgie Churchyard, Lewis Howes, aged 7, Paul Churchyard and Emma Churchyard. - Credit: Andrew Partridge

VISITORS turned out in force for a seasonal fundraiser.

An Easter Bonanza was held in the Gannon Rooms in Saxmundham.

There were around 20 stalls, including garden ornaments, jewellery, jam and chutney and bird boxes.

The event was held in aid of the Somersham Ward at Ipswich Hospital.

Emma Churchyard, who organised the day with Danielle Duffy, said the event had raised £410.50.


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“I’d just like to thank everyone who came out to support us and all those who helped out,” she said. “I have had people who I was very close to pass away from cancer on Somersham Ward so it’s a cause that’s very close to my heart.

“I did a similar event at Christmas and wanted to carry that on.

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“We have raised an excellent amount.”

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