Bowlers switch on to fund-raising

Amble Bowling Club president Maisie Donkin presents a cheque for �150 to Trevor Colbourne of the Amble Christmas Lights Committee.
Amble Bowling Club president Maisie Donkin presents a cheque for �150 to Trevor Colbourne of the Amble Christmas Lights Committee.

Organisers of a Northumberland town’s festive displays have been bowled over by a generous donation to their funds.

Amble Bowling Club president Maisie Donkin was delighted to present a cheque for £150 to Trevor Colbourne, of the Amble Christmas Lights Committee.

The funds were raised at the annual President’s Day Competition at the bowling club.

The contest sees all monies raised from the event go to a nominated local charity or good cause.