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World's Biggest Coffee Morning: Somerset goes mad for Macmillan
Updated 9:25am Tuesday 1st October 2013 in News
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- Coffee mornings being held across the country for Macmillan.
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TAUNTON Deane Council bake off, from left, Kate Reed, WI Judge Gay Brown, Mayor Libby Lisgo, Lisa West, Julie Baines and Pippa Hughes. Buy this photo here.
RESIDENTS at Nunsfield Court, The Mount, Taunton.
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Great coffee morning At Tristans bistro East reach,Taunton raised £180 for Macmillan Cancer #coffeemorning @TristansBistro @MacSomerset— @criscadby 27 September 2013
PATIENTS and staff at Highbridge Medical Centre have been doing their bit for the charity.
Pictured are members of the Patient Participation Group (PPG), supporters and centre staff at the coffee morning.
PPG chairman Simon Emery said: "Macmillan gives excellent support for cancer patients. Highbridge PPG are really pleased to be involved."
CakesGalore with RaffleStallTea&Coffee at NewtonRoadTaunton LaneEstate @MacSomerset. LotsEaten GreatSuccess http://t.co/zbBkYPA4C2— @JaneWarmington 27 September 2013
10:03am Fri 27 Sep 13
Excellent cause, good luck to all.
TauntonDeane staffhave made dozensof wonderfulcakesfor @MacSomerset judgedby WI&LadyMayor & best2madebymen! http://t.co/ynr8K7HF3t— @JaneWarmington 27 September 2013
We're supporting #macmillan #coffeemorning today. Great day for #communityengagement & raising money for a good cause http://t.co/9g6C1fVxyk— @ASPolice 27 September 2013
Local officers supporting Macmillan coffee mornings, Wellington, Cotford St Luke and Langford Budville. #eatingcakeforagreatcause— @ASPWellington 27 September 2013
Brymore raised money for #macmillan coffee morning with a cake & bake sale at break time for staff & boys! http://t.co/y3WNKhBT85— @BrymoreSchool 27 September 2013
Macmillan Coffee morning Lane Estate @Halcon1Team http://t.co/TcjqBjqnEN— @Murph2406 27 September 2013
10:50am Fri 27 Sep 13
We're having one at Sunny Side Up on Rhode Lane (by the Co-op), lots of cakes for you!
MACMILLAN says it is hoping to raise £125,000 from coffee mornings across Somerset.
Crowcombe Heathfield Station and the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support. Today! http://t.co/71kNTm3Pvs— @WizzerTweet 27 September 2013
MIRARI hair salon in the Riverside, Taunton, from left, Sally Richards, customer Niki Wilson and Hayley Trescothick.
9:22am Fri 27 Sep 13
B&q Taunton are also doing a macmillans coffee morning
We've just bought a cake from Taunton Deane Councils Macmillan Coffee Morning! Great Cause and Great cake!— @TAH_Homeless 27 September 2013
SEVERAL venues in Chard and Ilminster are taking part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Coffee mornings are being held at:
Barrington Court, near Ilminster;
Barclays in Chard and Crewkerne;
The Travelodge in Ilminster;
Hawkchurch Village Hall, near Chard.
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SOME coffee mornings in Sedgemoor include:
Southbourne House, West Street, Bridgwater;
Woolavington Community Centre, Woolavington.
AMONG the events taking place in Taunton Deane and West Somerset are:
Taunton Thespians, The Place, Wilfred Road, 10am-1pm;
@Tristrans, 11 East Reach, from 11am-1pm;
St Mary Magdalene Church, town centre, including under-fives playgroup, 10am-noon;
David Wilson Homes, Langford Mead, off Silk Mills Lane, 10.30am-3pm;
Alannah Hunt, Coach House, Cheddon Fitzpaine, 11am-12.45pm;
Mirari Hair Salon, The Riverside, 9am-late afternoon;
Wellington Community Centre, White Hart Lane, 10am-12.30pm;
RGB builders, Old Brewery Road, Wiveliscombe, 8am-11am;
Knickerbocker Glory Lingerie, Floyd’s Corner, Minehead, 9am-12noon;
Regal Theatre, Minehead, 9am-12noon; Sacred Heart Church Hall, Townsend Road, Minehead 10am-onwards.
THOUSANDS of pounds is expected to be raised in Somerset today (September 27) at dozens of coffee mornings in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.
At the Wiveliscombe branch of builders merchants RGB, staff (pictured) will cook breakfast, brew coffee and invite customers along to the store on Old Brewery Road from 8am to 11am.
Chief executive Kevin Fenlon said: “We wanted to do something special after losing our colleague to cancer.
"We hope our customers will support us and come and enjoy a breakfast and help raise funds for people affected by the disease.”
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