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Yaxham prepares to host a Macmillan Coffee Morning

PUBLISHED: 14:43 19 September 2018 | UPDATED: 14:43 19 September 2018

The Yaxham coffee morning will take place 9.30am to 12.30pm on Thursday September 27, 2018. Picture; Yaxham/Susan Martin

The Yaxham coffee morning will take place 9.30am to 12.30pm on Thursday September 27, 2018. Picture; Yaxham/Susan Martin

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A village community is hoping to raise more than £1,800 by holding a Macmillan Coffee morning.

On Thursday, September 27, people living in Yaxham near Dereham, are being invited to attend a coffee morning in the village hall.

An annual event, this year will be the 14th time the village has held a Macmillan coffee morning. Hoping to top last year’s fundraising total of £1,853, this year’s fundraising event will feature traditional fete stalls, a raffle, tombola and a wellness room offering massages and manicures.

On the day, Colin Firmin, will also ‘Brave the Shave’ in a bid to raise £1000 for Macmillan Cancer Support. The Yaxham coffee morning will take place from 9.30am to 12.30pm. To Donate to Mr Firmin’s fundraising total visit: bravetheshave.macmillan.org.uk/shavers/miss-bates A national event, the world’s biggest coffee morning campaign is Macmillan’s biggest fundraising event for people facing cancer. Last year the campaign raised more than £27m.

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