March community group digs deep to help Fenland organisations

11:25 13 March 2014

A Fenland community group has given £750 to four causes and got behind a guide group.

March Lions have donated £250 to March Amateur Boxing Club, £300 to voluntary group SERVE who deliver blood to hospitals around the region, £100 to Magpas and £100 to the Somerset Levels Relief Fund to help with the fuel costs in the deliveries of foodstuffs provided by Fenland farmers.

They have also supplied the 8th March Guide Group with 20 high visibility waistcoats, 10 pairs of wellington boots and are looking to buy five lanterns.

If you would like to become a member of March Lions, call Trevor Stockbridge on 01354 652720 or 07831 357289

0 comments

More news stories

Yesterday, 16:48
Doddington Community Hospital

Out-patient clinics at Doddington Hospital and Ely’s Princess of Wales Hospital are at risk unless a new provider can be found.

Yesterday, 15:43
Alan Hocking (centre) with Fenland District Councillor Mike Cornwell and Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson

They are 12,000 km apart but the town of March and the town of Nambour, Australia, came together to honour the selfless act of courage by a 21-year-old serviceman.

Yesterday, 09:19
Alan Chamberlain

A Whittlesey man convicted of a number of “horrific” historical sex offences has been jailed for 15 years.

Yesterday, 17:38
Stephen Ray

A health care assistant who abused his position of trust to begin a relationship with one of his patients has been jailed.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up