Pictured: Ben Reinhardt and Mike Boffey from Bloodwise
Article and image by Jonathan White
The South Cheshire branch of blood cancer charity Bloodwise have recently been raising money for the charity at three events in Nantwich.
A coffee morning on Saturday 15th December was held at Nantwich Parish Rooms and raised £117.65.
A quiz at The Vine Inn on Thursday 20th December raised £204.13.
A charity bucket collection at the Weaver Stadium, prior to Nantwich Town Football Club’s New Year’s Day fixture versus Witton Albion FC, raised £186.72.
Thanks go to local branch members Christine Dean, Ben Reinhardt and Mike Boffey for their help.
All monies raised will go to Bloodwise, which funds world-class research into all types of blood cancer and provide information & support to those affected.
Bloodwise (South Cheshire) continues to hold events and collections and all donations are always hugely appreciated.
Liz Boffey from Bloodwise (South Cheshire) commented: “’Bloodwise South Cheshire Branch would like to thank Nantwich Parish Rooms, The Vine Inn and Nantwich Town Football Club for their continued support, which is much appreciated.
“In particular, the Nantwich Town FC supporters who were generous in their giving and Dan at The Vine Inn who set the quiz questions and is so enthusiastic in his support.
“All monies raised go directly into research of all blood cancers and great strides are being achieved in the fight to beat blood cancers.”
For further information relating to Bloodwise please contact Liz Boffey on 01948 871 250, or visit www.bloodwise.org.uk.
Nantwich YFC Pantomime Week
‘Peter Pan’ takes place 9th-12th January 2019 at Acton Village Hall.
Tickets = £10 for evening performances (7.30pm start) and £5 for the Saturday matinee (2.30pm).
Please phone 01270 624 158 for tickets. Proceeds will go to Bloodwise as well as North West Air Ambulance.