Our Christmas Collections

Our Christmas Collections - £1881

collectorsThis magnificent Sum is due to the generosity of Hexham. Our thanks to all who contributed to this magnificent sum which will be shared by our three nominated Charities -Tynedale Hospice at Home, West Northumberland Food Bank and Hexham Youth Initiative.

bandThe week before Christmas our annual Christmas Collection took place in Fore Street.
Tynedale Inner Wheel collected on Monday, and Hexham Rotary from Tuesday through to Saturday.
bandThe collection in very mixed weather was carried out in Rotas by 31 members and one members wife. We were supported with music from St Mary’s Choir, Hexham Brass Band, Hexham Male Voice Choir, Antiphonal, Sele School, Orpheus Choir, and Hexham Village Band  who all generously gave their time and thoroughly entertained the public.

bandThanks also to Andrew Coulson Estate Agents and Skipton Building Society for storage facilities, and Beales for coming to our rescue and allowing a choir to perform in their store during a heavy rainstorm.


Finally thanks to the generous people of Hexham who contributed to our collection which raised £1,881 which will be shared equally with our three nominated charities, Tynedale Hospice at Home, West Northumberland Food Bank and Hexham Youth Initiative.

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