Builder's merchants raise cash for charity

MORE than £13,000 has been donated to a cancer charity after staff from a builder's merchants took part in a 550-mile bike ride.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 14th June 2018, 6:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 4:46 pm

Elliotts, a supplier of building materials, raised £13,500 for Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust by taking part in the Challenge Adventure Charities ‘Alsace Challenge’ – a 550-mile bike ride from Arras to Alsace in France. The trust was voted as Elliotts’ charity of the year by employees.

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Robert Music, chief executive of Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust, said: ‘We are very grateful to Elliotts.’

Elliotts has 13 sites in the south, including a specialist tool centre in Portsmouth.