Cake sale for heart charity

February 28 2014

A GLOUCESTER Road business has raised £155 for Heart Research UK by holding a Valentine's Day bake sale and raffle.

A GLOUCESTER Road business has raised £155 for Heart Research UK by holding a Valentine's Day healthy bake sale and raffle.

Sophie Laggan, from Research Media Ltd., located above Scoopaway, organised the event. She said she was heartened by the support from local shops.

Raffle prizes included a voucher from The Fish Shop, a veg box from Feeling Fruity, a meal for two at Halo, a coffee and cake for two at Café Ronak and a free fitness class from Bubalu.

A member of staff at Research Media also made a 6kg cake.

Ms Laggan said: "We thought it would be a really nice idea to get local traders involved in the raffle - we have really appreciated their support.
"Heart Research UK is a great charity, and supports a lot of young children who have undergone heart surgery."

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