Diamond Jubilee Gala Charity Ball, Midland Hotel, Manchester

PUBLISHED: 20:26 17 December 2012 | UPDATED: 22:31 20 February 2013

Jo Allott, Stephen Tongue, Edith Conn, Claire Henderson, Judith Lacy

Jo Allott, Stephen Tongue, Edith Conn, Claire Henderson, Judith Lacy

More than 350 guests attended a Diamond Jubilee Gala Ball Manchester's Midland Hotel and raised £34,000 for four charities - Crimestoppers, the Red Cross, Breakthrough Breast Cancer and Reclaim.

More than 350 guests attended a Diamond Jubilee Gala Ball Manchesters Midland Hotel and raised 34,000 for four charities - Crimestoppers, the Red Cross, Breakthrough Breast Cancer and Reclaim.


The Alexandria Suite was decked out in red, white and blue feathers, glistening candle-lit crowns and majestic candelabra. The ball, supported by Northern Rail and Manchester Airport , included an auction of prizes, including an exotic holiday for two and a box at Haydock Park.

Photography: Mike Frisbee

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