Leighton Buzzard scooter club raises thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support
Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

Buzzard Scooter Club in Leighton Buzzard raised nearly £3,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support at a music and scooter event.

The scooter club organised the all day event on Saturday, August 18, at Wing Sports and Social Club to raise money for the charity that provides specialist health care, and support to people affected by cancer.

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

There were live bands and DJs playing from midday till midnight, an afternoon scooter show, a raffle and an auction.

Bruce Middleweek, of Buzzard Scooter Club, said: “It was a brilliant day, everyone really enjoyed it.

“All the raffle prizes were donated by friends and people in the scooter community as well as Tesco, Morrison and Wing Sports and Social Club. We had two raffles, the afternoon raffles had 24 prizes and there 30 prizes in the evening one.

“We also had four items to auction off to help a raise a bit more cash and received a £400 donation from the DJs.

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

“The total amount raised for Macmillan Cancer Support is £2905.68.

“Buzzard Scooter Club would like to thank everybody, including all the bands, DJs, singers and also Wing Sports and Social Club who were very accommodating by allowing us to hold the event at their venue.”

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support

Buzzard Scooter Club raised thousands for Macmillan Cancer Support