Ribble Valley Macmillan supporters raise £12,400

Martin Proctor presents Barbara Barker vice-chair of Ribble Valley Macmillan with a cheque for �530 at the annual lunch at Mitton Hall.
Martin Proctor presents Barbara Barker vice-chair of Ribble Valley Macmillan with a cheque for �530 at the annual lunch at Mitton Hall.

More than 100 guests attended the summer lunch of Ribble Valley Macmillan Cancer Support “100 Club” at Mitton Hall.

At the lunch, the committee received numerous donations and, with the proceeds from the lunch, the raffle, a recent coffee morning of £1,400 plus a collection at Booths of £1,300, the total received was more than £12,400.

Among the donations received was a cheque for £530 from Debbie and Martin Procter who had worked with Martin Lions in raising money in memory of young man, Slava, who had died from cancer.

Mr Proctor is pictured presenting Barbara Barker, vice-chairman, of Ribble Valley Macmillan with a cheque for £530. Guest speaker Roy Porter, of Chatburn, talked about about his working life.