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The Oxhill News

August 2009

This months News





Chernobyl's Children Coffee Morning

We would like to thank everyone who supported the Chernobylís Children Coffee Morning at The Old Church House on 27th June.

Including donations, we raised £1,092, which is a fantastic result, but we still have a long way to go in raising the money needed to fund next yearís trip.

This year nine children have spent a month staying with families in the area.  The Van Dijks kindly hosted Katya and, for a second year, Angelina stayed with me.  I know that we are all very sad to say goodbye!

An enormous thankyou to everyone who helped at the Coffee Morning in any way.  We are very lucky to have a wonderful team of helpers, and this event could not happen without them.

A special thankyou to Lilian at the Tysoe Post Office for her incredible generosity in donating a huge amount of clothes for the children to take back to Belarus with them.

P.S. The actual amount raised on the morning was £639.  The bottle of Pimms was won by Diana Robinson of Hampton Lucy, who estimated £630.

Anne Marshall & Angela Emmerson

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