South Wales music concert raises £570

70 local residents joined together for a charity musical concert held in Pontllanfraith, raising over £570 for children and young people with cancer, and their families.

South Wales music concert raises £570

The fundraiser took place at Islwyn Indoor Bowls Club, and welcomed entertainment from the Cardiff Live Music Club's Keyboard Orchestra, singer/guitarist Heather Jones,Tony Hill on the banjo and harpist Eluned Hollyman, who won the Caerphilly Young Musician of the Year 2014. The concert also went on to host a musical quiz and raffle too.

Concert organiser, Elsie May Ball, is now in her seventh year of supporting CLIC Sargent by organising musical fundraisers. To date, Elsie has raised over £3,000 for CLIC Sargent!

Elsie said: “We had another really great evening and I am pleased that everything went well on the night. I am also thrilled to have raised so much money for CLIC Sargent to date and hope that this money will help a family who needs it.”

CLIC Sargent Fundraising Manager Hannah Worall, said: “A huge thank you to everyone who came along to support this concert! The money Elsie has raised over the years has been fantastic - thank you Elsie for your committed support.”

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If you are inspired to organise your own fundraising event for CLIC Sargent, please contact Hannah Worrall on 0117 314 8630 or email: