Saturday, May 27, 2006

Pub raises money to send little girl swimming with dolphins

PUB staff are raising money all day on Bank Holiday Monday in a bid to send a terminally-ill girl to America to swim with dolphins.Pinewoods pub in St John's Road have organised fundraising activities, including a bungee jump, in aid of Romford girl Emma-Rose Mead.

The five-year-old has infantile Batten disease, a degenerative brain disorder, for which there is no cure. The pub will also be hosting entertainment in the evening with kids activities during the day, which begins at noon. To bungee costs £40 with sponsorship money raised, going towards sending Emma-Rose to America.For more information contact the pub on 01708 762965.

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