Tamsin hits the right notes for heroes

Northam singerTamsin Ball has raised £16,000 for Help for Heroes.

Northam singerTamsin Ball has raised £16,000 for Help for Heroes. - Credit: Archant

Teenage singer raises £16,000 for injured soldiers’ charity.

TEENAGE singer Tamsin Ball has been hitting the right notes for injured heroes.

Tamsin, 19, from Northam, gave up her job as a hairdresser to sing professionally and use her voice to raise funds for the charity Help for Heroes.

In six months, together with helpers, she has raised £16,000 during performances in towns and city centres all over the South West.

Venues have included shopping malls, holiday parks, hotels, pubs, clubs and even London West End theatres.


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She said: “This has been a wonderful experience – from busking in the rain to performing on stage at a West End theatre.

“I have met some wonderful generous people from all walks of life who have put their hands in their pockets in support of our wounded service personnel.

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“I look forward to doing it all over again this summer.”

In recognition of her achievement, Tamsin, who hopes to record a new album in March, has been presented with a special certificate from Help for Heroes.

To support her in her fund-raising, telephone 07967 634273.

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