Published on Sun, 6 Dec 2020 00:00

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A message from Chris Abbott:

Well done and thank you to all stall-holders, people who displayed boards and posters, helpers of all kinds and to all the members of the community who supported us in the chilly sunshine. We are also very grateful to Tennison Property for their sponsorship of the event.

We are delighted to announce that we raised, for the church and its linked charities:


In addition to this, Save the Children, the Children’s Society and Macmillan Cancer Support all had their own stalls and reported these were very successful.

The winner of Merton Meander was Tim, who correctly found that all the clues led to letters in the alphabet, but there was one letter missing: there was no L. So that was the Christmas word winner: Noël. The answer to the children’s number quiz was 57.

Guess the Name of the Teddy Bear was won by a little girl called Lili, who correctly guessed the name was Sunshine.

The Parish Puzzle competition was won by Cara.

The winners of the Raffle were:

1)          438       Wine basket                              Andrew

2)          286       Pizza Euforia £35                       Andrew (a different one!)

3)          210       Wine & Food Hamper                 Harvey

4)          364       Mrs Bridges Hamper                   Ingrid

5)          217       Pizza Euforia £25                       Lucie

6)          53         Italian Food & Wine Hamper      Gwyn

7)          172       Pizza Euforia £15                       Susie

8)          211       The Entertainer £15                   Sarah

9)          58         Mixed Flowers Pot                     Charlotte

10)        412       Hale Hair Boutique Voucher        Anne

11)        200       Magnum Italian Wine                  Chelley

12)        176       Poinsettia                                   Sue

13)        302       Emma Hamilton book                  Sharon

14)        194       Scented Candle                           Dan

15)        316       Panettone                                   Anne (a different one)

16)        296       Cafetiere                                    Wing

All prize winners have been contacted to arrange delivery or collection of their prize. 

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