Family raises thousands in memory of loved one

A FAMILY has raised thousands of pounds for a charity in memory of a loved one.

A FAMILY has raised thousands of pounds for a charity in memory of a loved one.

The Tucker family has raised £10, 910 for children's cancer charity CLIC Sargent in memory of nine-year-old Tori Tucker.

Tori was diagnosed with a brain tumour in April last year and died on New Year's Eve.

From September 2006, the family has fund-raised tirelessly with various events including a jumble sale, quiz, a 70s disco at Claverham Village Hall, and a dinner and dance at Mendip Spring Golf Club.


You may also want to watch:


Rosemary Tucker, Tori's auntie said: "Friends and relatives have been so supportive of each event and local businesses have been very generous with raffle prizes.

"I work at Churchill Community School which held a gospel choir concert and raised over £1,000.

Most Read

"My son Sam raised money by running the London marathon.

"We would like to thank everyone for helping to raise such an incredible amount of money.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus