Aussie Aid WhitchurchA number of local Whitchurch people have joined forces to raise funds to support the Australian fire crisis.

Caroline Mitchell has started a Facebook group to raise awareness of the support needed and already followers are flocking in with ideas and promises of support. In less than a day over 150 had joined the ‘Aussie Aid – Whitchurch’ group.

She says:

The bush fires on Australia are personal to us, and has affected friends and family with devastating effect. Please join us in helping raise much needed funds for the Fire Fighters, animal rescue centres.
Every penny raised will help. Will you help us ?

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One event that has already been confirmed is a ‘Killer Pool Competition’ to be held at the Kings Arms on 9th February starting at 5.00pm with an entry of £5 per round and all proceeds going to related charities.

Plans are also progressing towards holding a music festival along with several other events.

To join the group visit: