Cash boost for roller skaters

The Oban Times - - News -

A £500 do­na­tion to Lochaber Artis­tic Roller Skat­ing Club will help the group get its skaters to com­pe­ti­tions.

The Fort Wil­liam skaters re­ceived the do­na­tion from Lib­erty Bri­tish Alu­minium.

Frieda Alexander, from the club, said: ‘ We would like to thank Lib­erty for its kind do­na­tion which will go to­wards the cost of trav­el­ling to com­pe­ti­tions. The do­na­tion came as a to­tal shock to us, but was ex­tremely kind.’

Brian King, man­ag­ing di­rec­tor of Lochaber op­er­a­tions for Lib­erty Bri­tish Alu­minium and sis­ter en­ergy and re­sources com­pany SIMEC, said: ‘ We’re re­ally im­pressed with the work of Lochaber Artis­tic Roller Skat­ing Club and the ben­e­fits it brings to a large num­ber of lo­cal young peo­ple and adults so it’s a great plea­sure to help the club with the cost of trav­el­ling to com­pe­ti­tions around the coun­try where they can rep­re­sent the area and do us proud.’

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