Mandy Wilson and Hazel
Boomer from Save The Children Lisburn Branch
receive a cheque of �400 from Tenants of Old
Manor House and Manor Drive raised in the
Save the Childrens Go Tea Potty Initiative.
US2108-107A0 Picture By: Aidan O'Reilly
THE Lisburn branch of Save the Children has
teamed up with M S Lisburn and M & S Bow Street Mall to help
children in dire need.
Save the Children's volunteer branches across
Northern Ireland organised tea parties and M & S supplied fair
trade tea and coffee. The Lisburn branch volunteers ran a number
of 'Go Tea-Potty' tea parties and raised the magnificent sum of
"This was a thoroughly enjoyable yenture and we
would like to thank M & S and our very generous friends and
supporters," said a spokesperson for the branch.
On top of this the following sheltered
housing associations supported the initiative: Blaris Fold -
�200, Belsize Fold - �95: Harmony Fold - �110; Hillside Fold -
�133 and Old Manor House - �400.
A number of volunteers helped to bag pack in
the new M & S Bow Street Mall on Saturday 3 May and collected
�21C and a street collection in Lisburn City centre on Tuesday
April 29 raised a total of �905.63.
The Lisburn branch would like to thank the residents and
visitors to Lisburn for their continued support. All monies
collected go to emergency world disaster relief. Save the
Children work with children who suffer from poverty, disease,
injustice and violence.