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Closed 31/03/2019

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£450
raised of £500 target by 9 supporters

    Weʼve raised £450 to help raise money for a memorial bench.

    Bala, UK
    Funded on Sunday, 31st March 2019

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    Griffith Gwynfor Jones, known as 'Gwyn', was a loving husband, brother, father, and Grandfather. Sadly, Gwyn passed away very suddenly in February 2008, and is very much missed by all family and friends. To mark 10 years since Gwyn's passing, we are hoping to raise money to support the purchase of a memorial bench, to be located at Pen-y-Bont Station, where both Gwyn, and his father worked for many years. This also coincides with the Bala Lake Extension Project, which involves the extension of the line from Pen-y-Bont station, into the heart of Bala. The Bala Lake Railway Trust are working with us, to provide a suitable location for the bench. Gwyn spent the early part of his life living in Bala, and had many happy hours on the Bala railway with friends and colleagues, so we feel this is a fitting tribute to such a great man.

    Any donation, big or small, will be greatly appreciated, and any left over funds will be donated to the Bala Lake Railway Trust. Thank you.

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      9

      • Alex Jones

        Alex Jones

        Feb 11, 2019

        Lovely memorial for Grandad!

        £50.00

      • Richard Jones

        Richard Jones

        Feb 9, 2019

        Thank you so much for making a great tribute for Gwyn

        £120.00

      • Jill Craig

        Jill Craig

        Feb 4, 2019

        So sorry for the delay Phoebe. What a great way to remember Gwyn - don’t forget to invite us when you cut the ribbon on the bench!

        £50.00

      • Cheryl Butler

        Cheryl Butler

        Dec 7, 2018

        A lovely thought Phoebe!

        £20.00

      • Diane

        Diane

        Dec 5, 2018

        Good idea Phoebe - Aunty En in particular would have been thrilled to hear of your plan. Thanks for your efforts.

        £50.00

      • Mark Shaw

        Mark Shaw

        Nov 7, 2018

        Phoebe - A great idea. Happy to contribute.

        £50.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Nov 6, 2018

        £40.00

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      Phoebe Jones

      Phoebe Jones

      Bala, UK

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