Mary backs fundraiser for Penn pen­sion­ers

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - NEWS -

BAK­ING queen Mary Berry who lives in Penn joined a fundraiser for pen­sion­ers.

Emily Mar­shall from Ha­zle­mere or­gan­ised the fundraiser at the re­tire­ment care home, Alde House in Penn. Emily or­gan­ised the event with her friend Yas­min Sheikh, who both study at the Uni­ver­sity of Leeds.

Emily, who used to live in Penn, said: “For our fi­nal year project we had the op­por­tu­nity to cre­ate an en­ter­prise project.

“This could have be ab­so­lutely any­thing but see­ing as Yas­min and I both had links to lo­cal res­i­den­tial homes it seemed only ap­pro­pri­ate to do raise money and aware­ness for Alde House.”

She added: “The fundraiser was a great suc­cess and couldn’t re­ally

PROJECT: Mary Berry meets fundrais­ers Emily Mar­shall and Yas­min Sheikh have gone any bet­ter, we on the day. With po­ten­tial the com­mu­nity raised just over £4,000 fu­ture res­i­dents and aware­ness has and had about 150 guests es­tab­lish­ing links within in­creased.”

I also feel be

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