Garage staff behind week-long fundraising drive

July 04 2013
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Staff at a Keynsham petrol station spent a week helping to raise funds and awareness for Keynsham and District Mencap Society.

Staff at a Keynsham petrol station spent a week helping to raise funds and awareness for Keynsham and District Mencap Society.

A raffle ran throughout the week at the Esso garage in Bath Road, while Mencap trustee Jenny Owen set up a stall on Saturday, June 8, on the forecourt with competitions to guess the name of the bear and the number of sweets in a jar.

Jenny also brought along boards to show customers the activities the charity funds, from social groups to football and fitness clubs for around 150 members. She thanked garage supervisor Lyn Baker, site manager Rob Mortimer and sales assistant Jason Woodyard for their support.

To find out more about Keynsham and District Mencap, visit www.keynshammencap.co.uk.