Coffee raises cash for charity

A coffee morning and table top sale held by Budleigh Salterton’s branch of Age Concern raised more than �300 for the cause.

A spokesman for the Budleigh branch of Age Concern hailed the event a success, saying the �327 raised would go towards day care and the Lunch Club.

The chairman and the committee are keen to recruit new volunteers willing to spare a few hours helping out each week.

New clients are also welcome.

“Currently, Age Concern Budleigh Salterton is looking for more clients, new volunteers and for a trustee, the spokesman said: “Being a volunteer might involve giving half a day per week between 10am and 4pm, to care for and entertain elderly clients.”

No previous experience is required.

To help, or to find out more, contact Jenny Tolcher or Stephanie Foster on (01395) 445510 or e-mail