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Toy auction helps Devon farming families

PUBLISHED: 12:51 07 January 2014 | UPDATED: 10:02 08 January 2014

Some of the lots for sale at Holsworthy Market during the charity Christmas auction.

Some of the lots for sale at Holsworthy Market during the charity Christmas auction.

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Holsworthy Market Christmas sale raises money for RABI.

A Christmas auction of toy tractors and limited edition machinery at Holsworthy Market has raised £550 to help local farming families in difficulty.

The money went to the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI). Regional manager Pam Wills was delighted with the result: “Thank you for the generous support from Hamblys, Claas Tractors and Kivells Auctioneers, as well as everyone who turned out in terrible weather and supported the auction,” she said.

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