A glamourous night out in Exeter!
It's official, Age UK Exeter's Gala Ball 2017 was held on 20 October at the Great Hall, Exeter University. What a great night - it raised over £3,200
If you'd like to see some of the photos, you can find them here, you can even download them:
Click here to see the Gala Ball Photos
Thank you to all those who donated prizes and other goodies to our gala ball!
Thank you to the following for their kind donations of prizes and help:
Exeter City Football Club
Great Western Railway
MJ Baker Foodservice Ltd
Exeter Cookery School
South West Communications Group
Apple blossom cafe
Reed Hall at the University of Exeter
Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel.
The band loved their Tom's Pies and juice from Frobishers
It's Your Day who kindly donated the chair covers and decorated the tables made the place look wonderful.
Huge thanks to Chris Hampton from Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood for giving his time to be our live auctioneer and helping us to raise so much!
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