A RAMSBOTTOM firefighter was pleased to accept two
charity cheques from the Mayor of Bury at the end of
Karl Sorfleet, a firefighter at Greater Manchester Fire and
Rescue Service, attended a presentation at The Bury Lions Club on
behalf of the Service to accept cheques from the club - who made
the kind donations of Â£200 to both The Fire Fighters Charity and
Formed back in 1967 The Bury Lions Club is a charity that was
created by local business people and friends to raise funds to
support many worthy causes in Bury.
Karl said: "It's the first time that The Fire Fighters
Charity has received a donation from Bury Lions and their gift will
be put to good use, helping fire and rescue service workers to
recover from injury or illness."
Charity representative Karl, from Red Watch at Ramsbottom Fire
Station is pictured accepting the two Â£200 cheques from the Mayor
of Bury, Councillor Yvonne Creswell.