Singing sis­ters put on show to help hospice

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Ashford Cattle Show -

MORE than £2,000 was raised for the Pil­grims Hospice with a mu­si­cal evening at Ten­ter­den’s Sin­den The­atre last week that saw sis­ters Francesca and Leigh Sin­den take to the stage. Cindy Jen­nings of the char­ity ex­plained: “Francesca and Leigh wanted the evening to be held in mem­ory of their grandma, Jean Sin­den, who was cared for in the Pil­grims Hospice in Ash­ford. “They and some friends from Ash­ford Show­biz Academy sang and danced their way through an evening of ex­tracts from mu­si­cals. “They were also sup­ported by Gary Glaysher, a pro­fes­sional opera singer, who had orig­i­nally lived in the Ash­ford area.” The evening in­cluded street danc­ing from the Phase 11 street dance group of the Marsh Academy. The event raised £2,445.

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