Table tennis team donates championship funds to hospice

10 July 2015

A Table Tennis tournament at the Leigh Miners Welfare Club has raised over £550 for Wigan and Leigh Hospice.

Table Tennis team donates championship funds to HospiceWigan and Leigh Table Tennis Association organised the end of season 'Champion of Champions' event where six champions from nearby towns and cities competed on 15th May.

Donations were received from each competing team, over 80 spectators and a raffle.

Jim Bolton said: "This was the 6th year we have held this event and raised funds for the Hospice and I was delighted with the amount we raised. It was a thrilling end to the season and I would like to thank everyone who came along in support and particularly Leith St George's Table Tennis Club for providing a super venue."

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