Online Editions

22nd May, 2022

IN PICTURES - Funday at Charford's Golden Lion raises £500 to help those fleeing war-torn Ukraine

MORE than £500 was raised towards helping those fleeing war-torn Ukraine by a family funday in Charford.

The event was held at the Golden Lion pub with plenty of blue and yellow on show on stalls, bouncy castles and through artwork.

It was a time when the community really came together, including eight-year-old Chase from Charford who sorted through his toys and held his own donation station raising £100 on his own.

Another resident – Christine – baked 200 cakes and made more than £200.

A number of other people and businesses supported the event, including the Co-Op, Morrisons and, of course, The Golden Lion.

Coun Harrison Rone-Clarke said: “Thank you too everyone who attended the event.

“The fantastic amount will go towards the DEC (Disasters Emergency Committee) appeal too support Ukraine and help it rebuild.”

Book an Advert

Book your newspaper advert with our online advert creation tool

Printing

We can provide all of your printing needs at competitive rates

Buy Photos

Buy photos online from the Bromsgrove Standard newspaper

Property Finder 24/7

Search for properties in Worcestershire, Warwickshire and the West Midlands