Weʼve raised £210 to help rebuild Louise and Lily Bates's life after a drastic house fire of no fault of there own.
- Liverpool, United Kingdom
- Funded on Saturday, 30th September 2017
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Would like to help a member of our community 1 of our own thats had a nightmare come true part of statement taken from her facebook "Basically, Saturday night myself and my 9 year old daughter have lost everything we owned due to a house fire caused by a electricity box that was built in the 1940s. Me and my boyfriend went for a bike ride for an hour while my daughter played nextdoor. When we arrived back my daughter went inside our home to my partner and our dog. She came out screaming and shaking. I couldn't get any words out of her. Then I saw smoke coming out the house. I run inside and my boyfriend was trying to put out the fire. Within seconds the whole house was in flames. He was given a fire extinguisher from the local shop but this wasn't enough. Not only was my partner putting his life at risk to save our home but so many neighbours tried to help too. It got to the point that nothing could of been done as my partners insides felt like they was burning as he kept goin back in. He had to shut the door an we watched our life's worth of things burn away. The fire brigade came and after a while managed to put out the flames. They told us they had never seen such damage from a electricity box. My down stairs window exploded an landed upstairs. Everything has completely gone. All this while my daughter stood an seen everything" we could go on but as 1 of our own were just trying to pull together and help a family out
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Aug 24, 2017
Sorry to hear about your horrible news. It's not much but l hope my donation along with others' helps you get bk on your feet, or at least sees you through until you are resettled somewhere. Xxx
Aug 23, 2017
Hi Louise - I hope this donation helps you out. I can't imagine what you must be going through. I also have some furniture in excellent condition - it's going to bulky bobs otherwise xx
Aug 22, 2017
Glad your all safe x
Aug 22, 2017
So sorry to hear what's happened! Hope you are all ok xx
Aug 22, 2017
Fingers crossed this will be over before u know it so sorry to hear
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Louise and Lily Bates sadly lost there house in a tragic fire that occurred from a faulty electricity box. Anything big or small is much appreciated and will help the family to try an rebuild a family home again. Thank you all
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