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Donation aids memory club

PUBLISHED: 15:24 04 June 2009 | UPDATED: 14:05 03 July 2010

Gift: Mel Thomas from the Memory Club is presented with a cheque from Dusmagrik.

Gift: Mel Thomas from the Memory Club is presented with a cheque from Dusmagrik.

YOUNG people's theatre group Dusmagrik presented £280 to St Andrew's Memory Club.

Funds were raised by young performers with a raffle and charity collection.

YOUNG people's theatre group Dusmagrik presented £280 to St Andrew's Memory Club.

Funds were raised by young performers with a raffle and charity collection.

The cheque was presented to Mel Thomas of the memory club, a voluntary project which supports people suffering memory problems. It relies totally on donations and has just been awarded a grant of £5,998 from NHS Great Yarmouth and Waveney.

The club runs every Tuesday at St Andrew's Chapter House in Gorleston providing reminiscences, activities, outings and. A second club is also held at Magdalen Way Methodist Church every Wednesday.

For more information about the club, call Mel Thomas on 01493 600040 or Carol Gibbs for the Wednesday sessions on 01493 601603.

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