More than £26,000 has been handed over to help fund vital community services by the Co-op stores based in Bedale and Leeming Bar.
The money has been raised through Co-op members with one per cent of every £1 they spend going to local good causes. Team Leader Stuart King presented cheques for £8,295 to 1st Leeming Scout Group, £8,582 for Bedale Community Minibus and £9,157 to Bedale Community Library.
David Emison, chair of Bedale Community Minibus, said: "We are deeply grateful to the manager and staff of our local Co-operative stores for their generous support. This donation will enable us to continue what we believe is a growing service to the community.”
Published: 08/04/2019 Published by: Richard Cooper
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