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    Weʼve raised £504 to raise monies in memory of the late Andrew Morley of Horwich, Bolton.

    Horwich, Bolton.
    Funded on Tuesday, 4th June 2019

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    We are raising monies in the memory of the late Andrew Morley of Horwich who passed away in November 2018 aged 49. An open day event will take place to plant trees in Andrew's memory on Saturday 9th March 2019 at the wood land trust site at Smithills at 10.30am. It is also hoped that a small plaque will be installed in a prominent location in Horwich in Andrew's memory as well. Funds raised will be donated to these two causes.
    Andrew was the former Treasurer of Horwich Parish Church, former Treasurer of Churches Together in Horwich, former Treasurer of Horwich Fair trade and served as a member of Horwich Town Council representing Church Ward. He also played the violin in the Bolton Symphony Orchestra.
    He was well known in Horwich and Bolton and very much respected.
    This account has been set up and is being administered by Andrew's friend and colleague, Cllr. Richard Silvester.

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    • Richard Silvester21 days ago
      Richard Silvester

      Richard Silvester

      21 days ago

      The donation of £225.00 was made by me to The Woodland Trust in a cheque presentation on Monday 1st July 2019 to staff member, Karen Smith who manages the Smithills estate in Bolton. Cllr. Richard Silvester.

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    • Richard Silvester25 days ago
      Richard Silvester

      Richard Silvester

      25 days ago

      The donation of £225.00 was made by me to Trust Music in a cheque presentation on Thursday 27th June 2019 to its Chair, Nigel M Taylor. It will be used to support a bursary for a young person in disadvantaged circumstances so that they may pursue their musical dreams. Cllr. Richard Silvester.

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    • Richard Silvester1 month ago
      Richard Silvester

      Richard Silvester

      1 month ago

      Final breakdown of funds and donations : £483.37 from the Just Giving Site received (£504 raised minus commission from the Just Giving Site). £74.63 in private donations received (outside of the Just Giving Site). Total donations received = £558.00. Bolton Council invoice for Andrew’s memorial plaque and fitting = £108.00. Remaining funds = £450.00 to be divided between The Woodland Trust and Trust Music with donations of £225.00 for each charity to be made. Thank you to everyone for your donations and support, Cllr. Richard Silvester.

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    24

    • Matthew Kasewurm

      Matthew Kasewurm

      Mar 29, 2019

      With love from the USA. Al, Kathy, Paul, Sandy, Deb, Kirk, Tyler, Erik, Debra and myself. What a pleasure to know such a great guy. He is missed.

      £75.00

    • Elliot Morgan

      Elliot Morgan

      Mar 7, 2019

      £10.00

    • Paul Bagshaw

      Paul Bagshaw

      Mar 7, 2019

      Andrew was certainly somebody to remember. Sorry I cannot make the tree planting this weekend but thank you for organising and I hope it goes OK.

      £25.00

    • Daniel Williams

      Daniel Williams

      Mar 7, 2019

      £10.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Mar 7, 2019

    • Dan Sullivan

      Dan Sullivan

      Mar 7, 2019

      Andrew is still greatly missed by all at work. I am so sorry I can't make the event on Saturday but my thoughts and best wishes are with you all.

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Feb 19, 2019

      Andrew was the nicest person I have ever met.

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    Richard Silvester

    Richard Silvester

    Horwich, Bolton.

    Andrew was my best friend and colleague. Andrew was very much respected in the Horwich community being involved in many local organisations.

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