‘Wot no cakes?’

A group of women looking away from the camera, with one looking past the camera.
Photo by Graham Jones

Story by Linda Jones | Photo by Graham Jones

At St James’ Church a lot of us had been invited to various coffee and cake events, raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support. For a number of reasons we thought we might have a tabletop sale to raise funds instead.

Everyone from our friendship group brought unwanted goods to sell and people got some real bargains. We all had a lot of fun and nobody put on any weight!

We made £185 for Macmillan at the sale but this was topped up to £485 with donations from the

A group of women looking away from the camera, with one looking past the camera.
Photo by Graham Jones

church and individuals. Well done everybody!

Our Friendship Group meets at St James’ Church, Scott Road, every Tuesday, 12–3pm. All are welcome to come along, have fun and make new friends. If you like you can join in with the crafts or chairobics. Friendship Group is £3 per session and includes a light lunch.