Gosport horse race night raises thousands for charity

A CHARITY horse racing night has raised thousands of pounds for charity.

Tuesday, 6th November 2018, 7:28 pm
Updated Wednesday, 7th November 2018, 2:48 am
Les Heyhoe BCAv, right, during the horse race night at HMS Sultan

The Warrant Officers', Senior Rates and Senior NCOs' Mess at HMS Sultan in Gosport, organised by local fundraising champion Les Heyhoe BCAv, raised £3,431 for charity.

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Half the money will go to Oarsome Chance and The Gosport Shed, with the rest being used to host 200 Gosport seniors at the Sultan Mess on Wednesday, December 5 for a free Christmas meal.