Tree of Light appeal launched

PUBLISHED: 14:00 01 December 2010

Congresbury, Cadbury Garden and Leisure, Weston Hospicecare tree of Light.

Congresbury, Cadbury Garden and Leisure, Weston Hospicecare tree of Light.


WESTON Hospicecare launched its annual Tree of Light appeal at two special services in the district.

Congresbury, Cadbury Garden and Leisure, Weston Hospicecare tree of Light.

The Uphill-based charity is once again encouraging people to dedicate a Christmas tree light in memory of a loved one.

Dedication services were held at Cadbury Garden and Leisure in Congresbury last Thursday and at the Sovereign Centre on Saturday.

Gill Young, the charity’s chief executive, and North Somerset Council chairman Ann Harley switched on the tree lights respectively.

In return for a donation to the charity, dedications will be listed in a special book of remembrance.

Weston Hospicecare tree of Light , Sovereign centre.

These can be made at the tree locations, in any Weston Hospicecare shop, or by visiting

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