The organisers of the Westfield Christmas Lights have been told by the Hospice that the total amount of money raised is £10,801. The amount collected with buckets and pots and Christmas Trees in the church was £9,934, and the rest came from the raffle on the switch on night, plus the donation from Patrick Edwards and the hog roast. Congratulations to everybody on this record breaking total!

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