A piece of cake for Mar­ion

Wishaw Press - - ROSS THE TOAST OF TEAM UK -

Mother­well and­wishaw MP Mar­ion Fel­lows hosted a cof­fee morn­ing to give back to a cause“ex­tremely close” to her heart.

To fundraise for Macmil­lan Can­cer Sup­port, Mrs Fel­lows held the event as part of Macmil­lan’sworld’s Big­gest Cof­fee Morn­ing cam­paign.

Mem­bers of the pub­lic at­tended, along with clergy from lo­cal churches, train­ing staff from Mother­well FC, or­gan­is­ers from com­mu­nity groups, and lo­cal coun­cil­lors.to­gether they raised nearly £300.

Mar­ion said:“our Mother­well and Wishaw Cof­fee Morn­ing in sup­port of Macmil­lan Can­cer Sup­port was a great suc­cess.

“We raised an ad­di­tional £273.39 in the space of two hours – all while stuff­ing our faces with cake.

“I want to thank from the bot­tom of my heart all those who con­trib­uted cakes and other treats and all those who came along to sup­port such an im­por­tant cause that is ex­tremely close to me.

“I can per­son­ally tes­tify to the ser­vices the in­cred­i­ble staff from Macmil­lan pro­vide.

“They are won­der­ful and give sup­port to peo­ple in their time of great­est need.

“They de­serve to be recog­nised for their con­tri­bu­tions to peo­ples’ lives.”

Tasty times Mar­ion Fel­lows with Macmil­lan fundraiser Derek Wat­son

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