Gin Tasting Fundraising Event

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On Saturday the 17th November some neighbours of mine  Adam and Sarah Ward held a gin tasting evening on behalf of Sight for Wight. There was a very good turn out with approximately 35 people attending (including seven of my friends and a party of eight that were friends of the Society's FO Lisa).  It was held in Adam's summer house and a small marquee he erected.  He worked very hard on our behalf and mixed well over one hundred gins!  My favourite was rhubarb and ginger.  A raffle was also provided; guests bought various prizes.  My wife Sue did some baking and provided the main raffle prize of a hamper. Overall we made £205 and Adam and Sarah also donated extra money and presented me with £250 for Sight for Wight. Many thanks to them.

Paul Rutherford - Chairman