Tasting Events UK holds Gin Festival for Galloway's Society for the Blind

A night of fun and gin has raised £300 for Galloway's Society for the Blind.

Thursday, 13th December 2018, 3:52 pm
Updated Friday, 14th December 2018, 8:30 am
Hayley and Andrew Scollay
Hayley and Andrew Scollay

Liam Betney, who runs Tasting Events UK, organised a gin festival at Brook House Hotel, Clayton-le-Woods, to support the charity.

Members of Galloway’s Society for the Blind Choir showcased their vocal talents and there was also music from Brindle singer Johnny Oates.

Chorley FM was also there to provide extra entertainment.

Gin Tasting festival at the Brook House Hotel, Clayton Le Moors, Chorley to raise money for Galloways Society. L-r Graham Leather, Steve Mellor, Mike Lister and Jacqueline Williams

Liam, 31, of Whittle-le-Woods, said: “I wanted to do something to support the local community and Galloway’s has an excellent reputation in the North West.

“It was a really good night and members of the charity were so grateful for our support. We hope to link with them again in the future.”

Samantha Bates, Gill Hadfield and Sue Bashaw
Marcus Hunter, David Melody, Sarah Melody and Samantha Hunter
Laura Davy, Michelle Martin, Deborah Molyneux and Sharon Noon
Singer Johnny Oates from Brindle entertains the guests
Chorley Mayor, Councillor Margaret Lees with consort Roy Lees