Festive raffle at Dursley barbershop raises £162 for foodbanks

A FESTIVE raffle at a Dursley barbershop raised £162 in support of foodbanks.

The team at the Classic Barbershop, on Parsonage Street, put together the raffle which was won by Paul Grist.

Paul scooped a men’s hamper worth £120.

Barber John Marsden said: “The total money raised equated £162, which will be donated to The Trussell Trust UK charity, which is committed to ending hunger in the UK.

“The Classic Barbershop team would like to thank all our customers for their generous donations.”

The Trussell Trust UK charity support a nationwide network of food banks and provide emergency food and support to people in local communities locked in poverty and campaign for change to end the need for food banks in the UK

See: trusselltrust.org

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