Charity collector Harry rattles tin for final time in Honiton
PUBLISHED: 09:19 14 July 2016 | UPDATED: 09:39 14 July 2016
An Ottery man, who has spent the last 25 plus years collecting money for the Salvation Army in Honiton, has rattled his tin for the final time.
A retirement and farewell celebration was held for Harry Phillips on Sunday (July 10) at the charity’s hall in Ottery.
The 83-year-old, who has spent between two and three hours, every Tuesday, selling the army’s publications for the last two and a half decades, was presented with a certificate at the event before everyone enjoyed tea and cake.
Harry is one of the charity’s oldest and best collectors, but had to retire due to ill health.
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