THE charity committee run by staff at Philip J Milton and Company Plc in Barnstaple are organising a day of events in the grounds of Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel, near Woolacombe. The grand charity day on May 16 will raise money for ME North Devon

THE charity committee run by staff at Philip J Milton and Company Plc in Barnstaple are organising a day of events in the grounds of Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel, near Woolacombe.The grand charity day on May 16 will raise money for ME North Devon (MEND). It will also benefit many other local charities which have been invited to attend.The staff committee, including managing director Philip Milton and his family, are organizing stalls and a table top sale.Bideford businessman Phil Vanstone is sending along one of his fairground rides and a bouncy castle. North Devon Animal Ambulance will also be bringing some of the animals it has rescued.Any charities which have not yet booked a space should contact Sandra Wonnacott on (01271) 344300 as soon as possible.