Blackpool Carers' Centre Snow Ball, Hilton Blackpool

PUBLISHED: 18:11 18 February 2013 | UPDATED: 22:15 26 February 2013

Paul Wilson, Kay Wilding, Colin Taylor, Maxine and Grahame Benstead.

Paul Wilson, Kay Wilding, Colin Taylor, Maxine and Grahame Benstead.

Blackpool Carers' Centre held their aptly named, Snow Ball, at the Hilton Blackpool raising over £6,000 towards carers' support services.

Blackpool Carers Centre held their aptly named, Snow Ball, at the Hilton Blackpool raising over 6,000 towards carers support services. This prestigious event was attended by local dignitaries, supporters and business sector representatives. The guests included the Mayor of Blackpool, Cllr Mrs Sylvia Taylor, and the Mayoress, Julia Massey.


The centre is a local independent charity supporting unpaid carers, some as young as five. The organisation provides individual and group support in addition to trips, activities, a quarterly magazine and opportunities to socialise.

Photography: John Cocks

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