Chad readers raising money for Guide Dogs for the Blind Fund - £2,351.43

THE fund for our 287th edges nearer to the target figure of £2,500 thanks to donations from friends old and new.

Contributions received this week, taking the total to £2,351.43, include £50 “in memory of Miss Frances Turner”; £10 “birthday memories of a very special and much-loved Dad and Granddad, Jesse Wilson, 31st August” from all the family; £10 “birthday memories of Matthew Ball. Loved and remembered always” from Mum, Dad and Peter, and £1 “in memory of Ted and his faithful dog, Kim. Gone, but not forgotten.”

Contribution towards the target for dog No 287 can be left at Chad’s reception, or sent by post (cheques/ postal orders only made out to Chad’s Guide Dogs for the Blind Fund) to: The Editor, 121 Newgate Lane, Mansfield, NG18 2PA.

If you have any queries regarding donations to Chad’s long-standing fund, which for more than 40 years has been helping visually impaired people become more independent, please contact Chad’s Editorial Department on Mansfield 450294 during office hours.