June 9, 2015 12.16 pm This story is over 78 months old

Lincoln pub raises over £900 for cancer charity

Pub’s fundraiser: A Lincoln pub has announced it raised over £900 for Cancer Research UK after hosting a Bank Holiday Weekender in May.

A Lincoln pub has presented a cheque for over £900 to Cancer Research UK after hosting a series of fun events for the local community.

The Three Horseshoes in Waddington held numerous Bank Holiday Weekender events between May 2 and 4 including a performance from Lincoln folk duo The Fyreflies, a glam rock tribute band, a kids’ fun day, and a project to promote beers brewed in Lincolnshire.


Folk duo The Fyreflies


Locals enjoying the events held at the Three Horseshoes in Waddington

After collecting the money raised, the pub revealed it generated a total of £900.13 for the charity, presenting a cheque to Cancer Research staff on Friday, June 5.

Matt Marshall, manager of the pub, said: “The event truly shows that community spirit is still there but we have to give it a good shake to bring it back.

“We’re going to run this as a yearly event so we hope to see you all next year!”

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