Bilsborrow Young Farmers Club raise amazing £1458!

06 Jan 2015

What a great to start to the New Year for Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre Branch! We were invited to the Bilsborrow Young Farmers Club's first meeting of the year to give a talk on the work LLR does as a whole covering research and it's advances and the fund raising we do locally. We had a great Q&A session with some really good questions and then the evening culminated in the presentation of a cheque for a fantastic £1458!

The money was raised from the Bilsborrow Young Farmers Annual muck haul which involved taking 8 trailer loads around the surrounding area to sell and their annual Dinner dance. 

Comments

08.01.2015

Well done to everyone involved at the Farmers Club! As a leukaemia survivor myself I cannot thank the efforts of people like them enough as I wouldn't still be here today without their efforts to raise the money that has enabled researchers to develop the drugs that made me better. Keep up the good work!

I hope you're well Steven and had a good Christmas - here's to another year of beating blood cancer!

Ellie Dawes
09.01.2015

Amazing, well done to everyone at Blackpool, Fylde &Wyre! I have never heard about the fundraising muck haul before, brilliant idea.

Yes a fantatstic effort! Yes without the fundraising I wouldn't be here today either.

I'm really good thanks and had a great Christmas, I hope you're well and a had a good break - Indeed!

Thanks Ellie we just picked up the cheque all the hard work was done by the Bilsborrow young farmers! Yes it is a great idea they do it every year.

12.01.2015

I had a fantastic break thanks Steven and have come back refreshed and ready to go again for another year of beating blood cancer. 

14.01.2015

As the saying goes... where there's much, there's brass!