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£135raised of £200 target by 8 supporters

    Weʼve raised £135 to help fund a new roof for Saint David Church

    Funded on Tuesday, 3rd October 2017

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    Saint David is the local parish church for Beaufort and the surrounding area of Ebbw Vale. Whilst it doesn't have a large congregation it is an important building for the community providing a spiritual base for those who use it for funerals, weddings and christenings. Like many large old buildings maintenance is an ongoing financial commitment and the current essential is a new roof. One parishioner, Lesley O'Connell, is running Cardiff Half Marathon to raise funds towards the roof cost and any amount of sponsorship by members of the local community who have found comfort in using the church for funerals or joy in using it for weddings or christening would be gratefully received so that we can maintain this beautiful church for years to come for the community.

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    • Lesley Oconnell1 year ago
      Lesley Oconnell

      Lesley Oconnell

      1 year ago

      So training is going well but I've learnt I'm definitely a cool/wet weather runner so hopefully the good old British weather won't let me down on 1st October. Thanks to people sponsorship both on here and traditional paper forms

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    8

    • Sarah Lloyd

      Sarah Lloyd

      Sep 30, 2017

      You are a brave woman! What a good community cause too! St. David's has a lot of history and the organist would never forgive me if I didn't donate!

      £20.00

    • Jennifer Morgan

      Jennifer Morgan

      Sep 7, 2017

      Happy to contribute to this lovely church, where I was confirmed, a choir member and married in 1984.

    • s williams

      s williams

      Sep 7, 2017

      Thanks fromantic a member of the chorale memories of rehersals

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Sep 7, 2017

      Good cause, good luck,have fun !

      £25.00

    • claire webb

      claire webb

      Sep 3, 2017

      Good luck Lesley, not that you'll need it, your going to smash it !!! Love, claire,nick,Sophie & tom xx

      £10.00

    • Caroline Perry

      Caroline Perry

      Sep 3, 2017

      Good on you, Lesley! Well done! Nick & Caroline xx

      £25.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Aug 24, 2017

      Best wishes

      £30.00

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