Generous backing for appeal
The people of Crossmichael and Parton parishes gave generously to the 2017 Poppy Scotland appeal, as did the volunteers with their time, collecting door to door in this scattered rural community.
Thanks go to the collectors in Parton, Gill and EddieYates, Sheila Nelson and Kate Porteous who raised a total of £374.
In Crossmichael Parish the total was £846.Thanks go to Hazel Smith, Elma Heuchan, Jean Galloway, Janet Currie, Cressida Little, Alan Peacock, Jonathan Brown, CameronWilson and Margaret Nelson. Donations were gratefully received from the committee of Crossmichael Memorial Hall, an event at GlenlocharVillage Hall andThe Stewartry Ramblers. Poppyscotland 2017 benefited by the grand total of £1,335.