Oban

The Oban Times - - Districts -

OBAN and Dis­trict Clas­sic Ve­hi­cle Club has do­nated a to­tal of £1,200 from its funds to lo­cal causes.

Ben­e­fit­ing from the do­na­tions and each re­ceiv­ing a cheque for £400 were Oban and Lorn De­men­tia Sup­port Group, Marie Curie Nurses and lo­cal boy Guy Forteith, 23, who was di­ag­nosed with MS at the age of 16 and is hop­ing to raise £20,000 to­wards a new stem cell treat­ment which he hopes will change his life.

Club chair­man Kevin Devine said: ‘This money is raised by car club mem­bers at events through­out the year, and we would like to thank mem­bers of the pub­lic and car club mem­bers for their do­na­tions.

‘We al­ways aim to help out lo­cal good causes who some­times get for­got­ten about when peo­ple do­nate to the larger na­tional char­i­ties.’

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