Coop Foodstore’s Help for Scouts

A grateful group of air scouts, cubs and beavers from Ist Carlton Colville group gathered at the Co-operative foodstore in Ashburnham Way on Saturday to receive a cheque from store manager Stephen Brown.

The £1000 cheque from the Anglia Cooperative Community Fund was received by Holly Gibbs, chairmanof the Air Scouts, and will be used to pay towards the cost of building maintenance including replacing doors at their HQ in St Georges Road.

Fundraising will continue on Sunday 8th December when from 2pm to 4pm a Christmas Bazaar will be held at their HQ. Also in the evening of December 19th the scout group will be carol singing to entertain festive shoppers at the Coop.