GP surgery cake sale raises £500 for suicide bereavement charity
PUBLISHED: 07:00 12 October 2019
A cake sale and raffle held at an Exmouth GP surgery has raised vital funds for a suicide bereavement charity.
Imperial Medical Practice, in Imperial Road, ran a flu clinic last month and sold cakes, made by staff, as part of its annual fundraising efforts for a chosen charity.
This year, Exmouth-based Pete's Dragons has been chosen and the surgery's penultimate event of 2019 raised more than £500.
Pete's Dragons offers support for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one who has died through suicide.
Zoe Newey, practice manager said it was a 'very well attended' clinic with additional support from Tesco, in Salterton Road, together with members of their Imperial Patient Group.
She added: "The response from patients to support this charity has been truly amazing."
For more information about the work of Pete's Dragons, visit the charity's website.
If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Exmouth Journal. Click the link in the orange box above for details.