Jiving for the Jungle raises £1,200 for Calais refugees in Lyme Regis

Guests at the Jiving for the Jungle party in Lyme Town Mill

Guests at the Jiving for the Jungle party in Lyme Town Mill - Credit: Archant

A ‘Jiving for the Jungle’ evening at Lyme Town Mill raised £1,200 for refugees in Calais.

Added to money raised from two street collections and other donations, it brought the total to around £3,500.

Organiser Lucy Campbell, who is one of a group currently helping the refugees in Calais, said she felt ‘really overwhelmed’, saying people had been very generous and shown that they really do care.

The event cost £5 to attend and involved a free glass of fizz and entertainment by local musicians.


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