SANDS success for locals as event raises over £2,000

On Friday 20th March Creebridge House Hotel played host to a quiz and curry night to raisemoney for the Dumfries and Galloway branch of SANDS (Stillbirth and Neonatal DeathCharity).

The night was a huge success with 24 teams turning out to take part in the quiz which was eventually won by the ‘Ex Galloway Gazette’ team.

Team Charlie, most of whom are pictured above, have a calendar of fundraising activities ahead, including

taking part in the Kirroughtree Hillbilly Duathlon on Sunday 17 May with the youngest member Molly

McGowan (not pictured) taking part in the junior event on Saturday 16th May.

The team wish to thank MalcolmMacdonald for organising the quiz and also to the Creebridge for ensuring the night ran smoothly and kindly donating the curry.

Appreciation was also expressed to everyone who donated raffle prizes, bought raffle tickets and those who came on the night. The total raised was an impressive £2100 which will go towards the final total raised by Team Charlie.