KEENOR APPEAL CLOSER TO FINISHING LINE THANKS TO RACE NIGHT

More than £800 is set to be raised from a Night At The Races in aid of the Fred Keenor Statue Appeal.

The evening which took place last Thursday was hosted by Eric Harmer, landlord of the Duke of Clarence.

David Craig of the Fred Keenor Appeal presents the hospitality package to winner Jo Bohlin

Eric Harmer, Landlord of the Duke of Clarence presents lucky raffle winner Dave Sugarman with his Aaron Ramsey shirt

We’re very grateful for Eric’s continuing support along with the sponsors of the races:  Admiral Insurance, Dilwar Ali of the Nahin Spice Centre, Jon Bassett of JW Bassett Pubs and Clubs, Capital Law, Wayne Mathews at Classic Sportswear, Knight Fire & Security and St David’s Travel.

The raffle featured a hospitality package for the QPR game, including meals for two and a match programme, and the best seats in the house. It was kindly donated by Clayton Jones of St David’s Travel.

Cardiff City Football Club donated one of the shirts Aaron Ramsey wore during his loan period at the City. Other great prizes were also donated by sponsors.

Thanks to everyone that supported the event – including those that turned up on the night.

The proceeds from the race night pushes the amount raised to more than £48,000.