Pictures: Star Wars fundraiser nets £382 for charity

PUBLISHED: 13:01 25 April 2016 | UPDATED: 10:32 02 May 2016

Star Wars at Tesco in Honiton. Ref mhh 16-17TI 9477. Picture: Terry Ife

Star Wars at Tesco in Honiton. Ref mhh 16-17TI 9477. Picture: Terry Ife

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The sci-fi characters, from the Exewing Fundraisers, visited Honiton Tesco at the weekend.

Gavin and Jude Cowling at the Star Wars event in Tesco Honiton. Ref mhh 16-17TI 9469. Picture: Terry IfeGavin and Jude Cowling at the Star Wars event in Tesco Honiton. Ref mhh 16-17TI 9469. Picture: Terry Ife

Famous faces from the Star Wars franchise took time out of their busy schedule to drop into Honiton Tesco at the weekend.

Part of the Exewing Fundraisers, they helped raise money for Hospiscare South West.

Duncan Sheridan-Shaw, of Honiton Tesco, said: “We are very pleased to announce that we raised a staggering £382 for Hospicecare South West.

“We at Honiton Tesco would like to convey our gratitude to our customers and thank the Exewing Fundraisers for their support with a great cast of characters.

“We feel it is this generosity that sets Honiton up as an amazing community of people who are proud to be able to support a great local cause.

“We would particularly like to thank the children and young people who came on Saturday to join in with their own costumes.

“We look forward to being able to support our local community with any ventures in the future. We invite people to contact me here at the store if they feel we can help them.”


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