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VECTIS HISTORIC VEHICLE CLUB RAISE OVER £600 FOR MOUNTBATTEN

The Vectis Historic Vehicle Club showed love for Mountbatten IW last week when they presented a cheque for over £600 on Valentine’s Day.

Each Christmas, members of the club dress up in Christmas-themed costumes as they parade their cars in St Thomas Square in Newport, to raise vital funds for Mountbatten Hospice.

2018’s efforts saw £609.44 collected on 22nd December.

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The money was officially presented to Dani Johnson, Community Events Organiser for Mountbatten, by club Chair Christine Batchelor last week.

Over the past 10 years more than £30,000 has been raised by the Vectis Historic Vehicle Club at various events.


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