£440 Raised For Mayor Of Broxtowe’s Chosen Charities

£440 Raised For Mayor Of Broxtowe’s Chosen Charities

30/08/18 OVER £440 was raised for Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA) and East Midlands Ambulance Service last week at a charity valuation day hosted by TV’s Charles Hanson.

 

The event, in Greasley, was organised by Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Derek Burnett BEM and his wife Sonia for their chosen charities.

 Charles, who is well known for appearing on programmes like Flog it, Antiques Roadtrip and Bargain Hunt was joined by his colleagues, Vanessa Savage and Edward Rycroft to value heirlooms and antiques brought in by local residents.

 130 items were valued on the day.

 The Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Cllr Derek Burnett BEM said “I’m delighted with the success of the valuation day. The community centre was full of people with their valued collectibles and we raised a fantastic amount for these worthy causes.”

 The Mayor is also hosting a number of other charity events including a Golf Day on 21st September and a Broadway themed Ball on 16th March 2019.


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