Great-grandmother raises hundreds of pounds for charity on milestone birthday



A Hartlepool great-great grandmother has thanked family and friends after helping to raise hundreds of pounds for research into dementia.
Marion Meade shunned presents when she turned 80 recently and instead asked for donations in aid of Alzheimer’s Research UK.
Around £300 was raised and has now been presented to the charity.
More than 70 family and friends attended Marion’s milestone birthday party which was held at AVenue in Lauder Street.
Her daughter Janet Armstrong made a post box for guests to leave a donation.
Marion, who lives at Hart Station, said: “When I sent the invitations out... read more

 
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