Charity evening on song for a good cause
AN evening of â€œoutstanding performancesâ€ has helped raise nearly ï¿½1,500 for the North Devon Chemotherapy Appeal.
Musicians and singers from all over the district joined forces and voices at the Mayorâ€™s Charity Concert, held at Christ Church in Barnstaple.
The event raised ï¿½1,476 in aid of the Chemotherapy Appeal, councillor Ian Roomeâ€™s chosen charity for 2011-12.
Cllr Roome said: â€œThe evening was a huge success with outstanding performances from Barnstaple Male Voice Choir; Bella Voce; North Devon All Starz; Barnstaple Jubilee Singers; Barnstaple Ladies Choir; Panache; Jaden Cornelious; and North Devon Guitar Ensemble. It was a truly fantastic evening.â€
The Mayor also thanked guests for their generous contributions at the Fair Proclamation luncheon where a total of ï¿½531.48 was raised by a collection, also for the Chemotherapy Appeal.
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