Mayor of Knutsford Cllr Andrew Malloy hosted a fundraising
BBQ on Friday night to raise money to support the Mayor’s fundraising and 2nd
Knutsford Scouts. The Mayor’s fundraising this year is raising money for a
Skate Park project in Knutsford and supporting local charitable community
sports groups promoting youth activity.
Over 60 guests and families braved the rain for the BBQ
kindly prepared and served by 2nd Knutsford Scouts. All the meat, fruit and vegetables came from
Edwards and Emmess Butchers and Jonty’s Fruit & Veg in Knutsford Market
Hall. The beer from Tatton Brewery went
down well on the bar and the guests still drank Pimms despite the grey skies!
Cllr Andrew Malloy said: “I am delighted to have been able
to raise over £540 at my first fundraising event. A big thank you to 2nd
Knutsford Scouts who manned the BBQ with a team of fantastic volunteers (both
young and old!). Thank you also to the
Deputy Mayor of Cheshire East and the Mayor of Crewe for attending and to my
Deputy Cllr Stewart Gardiner for your help on the night.”
The Mayor’s next fundraising event is a Spanish night at
Evuna, taking place on Tuesday 10th September. Tickets are £23 and
available from Mayor’s PA Annabel Irvine (01565 653 929).
Cllr Andrew Malloy, Mayor of Knutsford has today launched
the first of his fundraising events a Summer BBQ which will take place in the
evening of Friday 19th July. 2nd
Knutsford Scouts will be running the BBQ which will be held in the library
gardens, next door to the council offices next to the Council Offices on Toft
Tickets are priced at just £10 per person (£5 for children
aged 12 and under) and a cash bar will be available on the night. All proceeds raised will support the Mayor’s Charitable
Fund and 2nd Knutsford Scouts. The Mayor’s Charitable fund this
year is raising money for a Skate Park for
Knutsford and supporting local charitable community sports groups promoting
said: “Please join me and my family for this family friendly event and help raise
money for a skate park and local youth sports clubs. Come and chat to me
about my activities during the year, and perhaps your kids can speak to me
about mine and their hopes for the town too.”
For more information visit: http://www.knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk/council/town-mayor/fundraising or contact the Mayor’s PA Annabel Irvine: 01565 653 929; Annabel.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo: Cllr Andrew Malloy, Mayor of Knutsford (back) with members of 2nd Knutsford Scouts, Cubs and Beavers:
Cllr Peter Coan, Mayor of Knutsford hosted a fundraising BBQ on Friday night to raise money for his four chosen charities. Over 50 guests enjoyed an evening of delicious food from the Market Café with a pop-up bar from Tatton Brewery. Event Buddha sponsored the production of the event providing outdoor furniture, gazebos, sound and lighting. The overall feel was friendly and relaxed with guests enjoying a balmy summer’s evening.
Cllr Peter Coan said: “My first Mayoral fundraiser was a roaring success, the informal setting allowed all of us to mingle and have a fantastic time whilst enjoying the Market Café’s superb food. I would like to thank Civic guests the Lord Mayor of Chester, Cllr Alex Black and the Mayor of Bollington Cllr Jon Weston for attending the event along with their Consorts. I am delighted to have been able to raise £300 for my local charities.”
Funds raised over the course of the Mayor’s year will support the following local charities: Knutsford Heritage Centre, Friends of the Moor, The Welcome and Knutsford Community First Responder Trust. Visit https://www.knutsfordtowncouncil.gov.uk/council/town-mayor/fundraising for details of future fundraising events.