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Businesses turn £50 to £31k in charity challenge
11:00am Tuesday 23rd October 2012 in News
A BUSINESS challenge has raised almost £31,000 for a Colchester charity.
The Birkett Long £50 Challenge in aid of St Helena Hospice saw businesses take a £50 note at the start of the summer and return as much profit as possible for the charity.
Solicitors Birkett Long provided the initial cash and the event raised a total of £30,908.79.
Read more in Wednesday's Gazette.