An international affair
THE 29th annual Chiltern American Women’s Club (CAWC) International Christmas Bazaar was opened by a leading-line up of dignitaries and officials and one crocodile on Sunday.
The annual event, which took place at the Crowne Plaza Gerrards Cross, was was raising money for two charities — The Epilepsy Society and Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity.
More than 70 artisan and gift stallholders and service providers took part in the popular charity event which also featured a special stall of Christmas baskets and hampers.
Picture from left to right at the opening is Marvin the Marvellous Crocodile from Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity, along with Councillor Zia Ahmed, Mayor of High Wycombe; Robin Smirnov, President of CAWC International; Cllr Mimi Harker OBE, Chairman of Chiltern Dis- trict Council, Cllr Patrick Hogan, Mayor of Beaconsfield, The Countess Howe, Deputy Lord Lieutenant, Brooke Bourgeois (CAWC) and Erin Wolfe (CAWC).
For more information about CAWC which is a social organisation with philanthropic goals, please visit: www. cawc.co.uk .