Truckers hand out charity cash

SOUTH West Truckers handed out charity cheques totalling more than �4,600 at their Country and Western evening at the Elizabethan Club in Westward Ho! There was �1,599.65p for the Highfield House child development centre in Barnstaple – the remainder of

SOUTH West Truckers handed out charity cheques totalling more than �4,600 at their Country and Western evening at the Elizabethan Club in Westward Ho!

There was �1,599.65p for the Highfield House child development centre in Barnstaple - the remainder of money raised for the Truckers' annual children's convoy, including �1,520 raised and donated by Table Table at Barum Gate.

The head injury charity Headway received �900 raised through a sponsored walk.

The chemotherapy unit at the North Devon District Hospital received �1,000 from the proceeds of a ferret racing evening and �1,109 raised at a cream tea at the home of Di and Harold Crocombe.


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