Sponsored Walk

Sponsored Walk

A sponsored walk around Hollingworth Lake on September 5th in aid of the work of the Petrus, is hoped to have raised around 1,000, which will go towards the provision of services and activities at Petrus' day centre service. The Mayor and Mayoress, Councillor Keith Swift and Suzanne Etchells, supported the event. 30 members and supporters of Petrus took part on the day despite driving rain.

Amongst the supporters were Paul Rowen MP & Cllrs. Rosemary Jones & Robin Parker who celebrated his 65th birthday by taking part in the walk and raised sponsorship for Petrus in lieu of birthday presents. Petrus Co-ordinator, Denis Skelton said 'the sponsored walk has become an annual event and we wish to give a big thanks to all the members and supporters for turning out in such appalling weather to support our work.'

The walk raised 1142.50.

Petrus News   Sep 2009

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