Vicarage Park Community Centre fundraising ball
PUBLISHED: 14:00 12 January 2016
More than £3,000 was raised in aid of Poulton’s Vicarage Park Community Centre at a glittering fundraising ball held at the Village Hotel, Blackpool.
Poulton Charity Ball
Ruth Hardy, Julia Leech, Karen McLellan, Rebecca Hardy
Farah Clarke, Georgia Hindle, Vicky Grimes, Cat Stead, Sian Howarth, Zara Guest-Crossley
Denise Hodgson, Merle Nickson, John Hodgson, Ian Auld, Mavis Evans, Andrew Bates
Chaddeans members Jeanie Field, Marlene Vintner, Shirley Russell, Karen Dyke, Cherry Shedwick
Carl and Sandra Spindler, Ian Watson, Carmen Parkinson, Steve Claxton, Tracy Lamb
Sarah Welsh, fundraiser, and Paul Atkinson
Serena, Georgia, Susan and Amelia Hindle
Stephanie Griffiths, Sarah Coulton, Suzi Barnes
VPCC Trustee Chris Gannon, Wyre Deputy Mayor Coun Ron Greenhough, Mrs Charlotte Thomas, The Mayoress and Mayor of Wyre, Mrs Alene Balmain and Coun Tom Balmain, Chairman of VPCC Trustees Alastair Thomas and County Councillor Alf Clempson
Lee Gascoigne, fundraiser for Vicarage Park Community Centre, Vanessa Barrow, Amanda Fuller, Teresa Townley, Jacqui Downham, Gail Harrison, Nicky Ashworth, Sarah Eaves, Gail Alker, Holly Gascoigne, Vicki Thompson, Simone Burfitt
The event was hosted by VPCC chairman Alastair Thomas and Mrs Charlotte Thomas with guests of honour, the Mayor and Mayoress of Wyre, Coun Tom Balmain and Mrs Alene Balmain. Besides marking the 90th anniversary of Poulton’s former church hall, which is now to become a community centre, the funds raised will go towards the £70,000 restoration of the building’s tower.
More than 200 people attended the black and silver themed ball for a three-course meal, charity auction and raffle, followed by dancing to a band and DJ.