Businesses, clubs, and choirs from across Devon and Cornwall came together on the countdown to Christmas with some festive fundraising that raised an estimated £14,000 for CLIC Sargent.
The highlights of Devon and Cornwall's Christmas countdown
- 5 December - CLIC for Christmas concert by La La Choirs, held at Exeter Cathedral
- 5 December - Turniptree Arts open house winter art exhibition
- 5 December - Ring Forth Ye Bells Christmas concert
- 8 December - Christmas concert at Parkway Social Club, Plymouth
- 12 December - Bucket collection at Tesco Roborough
- 19 December – Celtic & Co had a Christmas Jumper day
- 19 December - Kernow Campaigners Quiz night at the Sawles Arms in St Austell
- 20 December - Bucket collection at Tesco Penzance
- 27 December - Bucket collection at Cornish Pirates home rugby match against Jersey
- 1 January - Newquay’s Dip for CLIC
CLIC Sargent Fundraising Manager Jordan Anderton said: “It was lovely to see supporters from Devon and Cornwall come together and get involved in the Christmas countdown.
“I would really like to thank every individual who organised an event, volunteered or even attended a CLIC Sargent event during December; your support has made a real difference to the young people we support. Thank you.”