Blankets for Children’s Hospice South West

PUBLISHED: 10:42 06 August 2014 | UPDATED: 14:00 06 August 2014

Members of All Saints Quilters with some of their  blankets for Children's Hospice SW (left to right)  Jan Purrett, Jean Tomkins, Margaret Lench, Barbara Foulkes, Catherine Hutcheson-France, Maxine Mills, Kate Marchant, Jan Sargeant and Many Harvey. Photo by Chris Carson.

Members of All Saints Quilters with some of their blankets for Children's Hospice SW (left to right) Jan Purrett, Jean Tomkins, Margaret Lench, Barbara Foulkes, Catherine Hutcheson-France, Maxine Mills, Kate Marchant, Jan Sargeant and Many Harvey. Photo by Chris Carson.

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Al Saints Quilters display their colourful creations and raise more valuable cash for a worthy cause

Members of All Saints Quilters showed off some of their colourful creations at an exhibition last week.

The nimble-fingered needlewoman have been busy creating colourful blankets for the Children’s Hospice South West.

They went on show at a tea party and sale in the village hall which raised a further £370 for the charity.

All Saints Quilters currently have 21 members and anyone interested in finding out more about the group should contact chairman Margaret Lench on 01297 33009.

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