Jonathan Reynolds MP

Representing the communities of Stalybridge, Hyde, Mossley, Longdendale, and Dukinfield
labour and coop candidate jonathan reynolds

Sweet Charity of Longdendale Women's Institute

STALYBRIDGE and Hyde MP Jonathan Reynolds made time for afternoon tea with the Women's Institute, to help raise funds for a leading cancer charity,

Macmillan Cancer Support have been running 'the World's Biggest Coffee Morning' event for a number of years.

And on Friday 24 September Jonathan Reynolds attended an event at Mottram Cricket Club, hosted by Longdendale Women's Institute. 

"It is a sobering thought that one in three of us will be affected by cancer at some time in our lives," said Mr Reynolds.

"And Macmillan is one of a number of cancer-related charities that work hard to offer vital help and support, when it's needed most.

"This event is a great way of raising much-needed funds as well as bringing people together at the same time. And I am delighted to be able to attend."

Macmillan Cancer Support's 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning' began as a small event in 1990.

But it has grown massively over the past 20 years. And last year 43,000 people registered to hold an event - which now includes garden parties, karaoke and pub quizzes - raising more than £8million for the charity.

The Women's Institute event was held at Mottram Cricket Club, Broadbottom Road, in Mottram.

Published on 24 September, 2010.

 

 


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