Pembroke Rotary Club celebrated the 6th year of running its Community Raffle on Saturday 23rd November. The event was again organised by Rotarian Bernie Scourfield. Working with new school Ysgol Harri Tudur the Grand Draw involved drawing eleven prizes from a lottery drum that contained over 4,770 tickets. Tickets were sold by twelve charitable organisations who also retained the proceeds, the costs being met by Rotary. Over £29,000 has been raised over the six year period for local causes. The winning tickets were drawn by Rotarian Chris Williams, Past District Governor accompanied by Gavin Lloyd, President of the Rotary Club of Pembroke and Bernie Scourfield, Treasurer. The evening was facilitated bv school Business Manager Nick Makin.
1st Prize of £300 was sold by HOPE MS Therapy Centre, Neyland.
2nd Prize of £200 was sold by Hafal Crossroads, Haverfordwest.
3rd Prize of £100 was sold by Girlguiding Castell Penfro District.
8 non cash prizes were also drawn.
The star turns of the evening were the Ysgol Harri Tudur Show Choir assisted by the excellent piano and guitar playing/singing of Connor Adams, a young man who must have a bright future in front of him.