Sport And Music Festival Organisers Distribute Cash To Good Causes

sports and music festival 2013_2Organisers of the sport and music festival have announced who is getting a share of the cash raised.

The event on the Garrison on August Bank Holiday Sunday was a joint fundraiser between St Mary’s Football Club and the Rotary Club.

Football Club Chairman, Martin Tomkinson, says the total profit from food sales, the bar and entrance fee was £9,500.

The Football Club will take £4,000 and Rotarians have been awarded £1,250.

£1,250 has also been donated to Cancer Research UK.

The New Music Fund receives £900, as does the Adam Mallon Fund, while St John Ambulance, who attended the event as first responders, will be given a £250 cheque.

£100 each goes to the young rugby players and the Five Islands School Football Club, and there’ll be a £50 donation to the Christmas Light’s appeal.