Christmas charity fundraiser success

A THREE-WEEK-LONG charity drive has raised thousands of pounds for good causes.

Tuesday, 26th December 2017, 5:55 am
The Gosportarians' Christmas sleigh. Picture: Malcolm Dent

The Gosportarians spent 21 days collecting money around the streets of Gosport, with Santa and his sleigh – which was constructed by engineers from HMS Sultan.

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In total, the fundraising drive has raised £3,651, which will be donated to the food bank and local homeless charities, as well as other local causes.

Gosportarian Malcolm Dent said: ‘Thank you to the kind people of Gosport who have given so generously of your money to help those less fortunate, to the volunteers and to HMS Sultan.’