Brenda’s medal moment

Brenda Wilson BEM
Brenda Wilson BEM

A volunteer who has helped to raise £900,000 for Treetops Hospice has received the Bristish Empire Medal.

Brenda Wilson, 83, volunteers five days a week at the hospice’s Draycott charity shop.

William Tucker, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant presented the honour.

Mrs Wilson said: “I was flabergasted when I found out but I feel very honoured.”