Buildwas panto group’s boost for charity

Shrewsbury Ark, the charity for homeless people, has been presented with a cheque for £500 by the cast and crew of the Buildwas Players, following their sell-out pantomime Puss in Boots.

Every year the community theatre group performs a pantomime to raise money for local charities.   Producer Nigel Bowen said,  “It was fantastic to be back treading the boards after two years of Covid restrictions and we were delighted to raise so much money for the Shrewsbury Ark, which was voted this year’s charity by the cast and crew.” Chair of Shrewsbury Ark, Emily Bell, added, “We are so grateful for this donation, as we have just moved into new premises and have had a great deal of extra costs associated with the refurbishment. These funds will be appreciated more than ever by the Ark community.

CAPTION: Cast members from The Buildwas Players presenting their cheque to Chair of the Shrewsbury Ark, Emily Bell.

Share:

Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest
LinkedIn
On Key

Related Posts

Ludlow Spring Festival returns

Ludlow Spring Festival, a vibrant celebration of great food, drink and live entertainment – returns to Ludlow Castle next month on the 10th, 11th and

Discovering your true potential

A special, practical presentation of Buddha’s teachings that is particularly suited to the modern day is coming to Bridgnorth. Modern Kadampa Buddhism preserves the meaning

Shifnal revving up for bike event

Vintage motorbikes and cycles are set to descend on the town of Shifnal this summer for a ‘first of its kind’ event. The Midlands Motorcycle