Blues on the Bay festival raises over £5000 for Hospice

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Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Pictured (right) is the founder and chairperson of the Guinness International Blues on the Bay Festival Ian Sands presenting a cheque for £5696.35 to Regional Marketing Officer for the Hospice Sarah Colgan.

This money was raised during last year’s festival through the Blues Charity Run, Blues Cruise Fundraiser and Family Fun Days in Warrenpoint Park.

Sarah Colgan would like to thank the kind sponsors and everyone who generously supported the Hospice during last year’s festival. Stay tuned for this year’s festival plans and the new and improved Blues Charity Run along the shore of Warrenpoint!

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