Volunteers raise £4,700 for Rowans Hospice

MORE than £4,500 was raised from a street collection for The Rowans Hospice.

Wednesday, 10th January 2018, 6:16 am

Teresa Lorraine and Sara Jeffery collected donations for the Purbrook-based hospice at its annual Lake of Lights event.

Hundreds of people gathered at Canoe Lake, in Southsea, on December 15 to remember loved ones, light a candle to float on the lake and take part in a short service.

During the event, the collectors raised £4,772.50 for The Rowans Hospice.

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The hospice offers palliative care for people with life-threatening illnesses.

For more information visit rowanshospice.co.uk