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Mayor and MP to sleep rough for charity

Erewash mayor cllr Jennifer Hulls and Catherine Wormald the great great granddaughter of the 1st mayor Francis Sudbury.

Erewash mayor cllr Jennifer Hulls and Catherine Wormald the great great granddaughter of the 1st mayor Francis Sudbury.

Fundraisers sleeping rough for charity will be joined by the Mayor of Erewash Cllr Jennifer Hulls, Erewash MP Jessica Lee and leader of the council Chris Corbett.

The annual fundraising event arranged by The Cannan Trust is held to raise cash and awareness of homelessness in Ilkeston and Long Eaton.

Fundraisers will bed down at the Long Eaton War Memorial on Friday night.

Mayor of Erewash, Cllr Jennifer Hulls said: “I am more than happy to take part in this Sleep Out event as a way of showing my support for The Canaan Trust and the excellent work that it does all year round to help the disadvantaged and vulnerable people in our community.

“. We will have to endure only one night of ‘sleeping rough’, which is a small price to pay to raise valuable funds for the on-going work to support those less fortunate than ourselves.”

 

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