Coffee morning raises cash for charity

NILABE120204b2, Coffee morning to raise money for macmillan cancer care, Flamstead centre, Albert Street, Ilkeston. Peggy Norman, Joanne Norman, Ann-Marie Golds and Andrew Golds.
NILABE120204b2, Coffee morning to raise money for macmillan cancer care, Flamstead centre, Albert Street, Ilkeston. Peggy Norman, Joanne Norman, Ann-Marie Golds and Andrew Golds.

MORE than £350 was raised for a cancer charity at a coffee morning organised by an Ilkeston family.

Refreshments and a raffle helped husband and wife Andy and Ann-Marie Golds and Peggy and Joanne Norman raise £363 for Macmillan Cancer Support at the Flamsteed Centre on Saturday.

Prizes donated by 5 a Day Fruit and Veg, Timpsons, Martin Ogden butchers, Tesco, The Professionals hair and beauty and Kool Driver training helped to sell tickets.

Andy said: “We’ve raised more than £700 now with other events. We want to thank everyone who helped make this possible.”