THE Chard branch of the RNLI has thanked everyone who supported a fundraising event which helped raise £295.60.

The group thanked Tony Pike for the disco, John Gudge for the country music and John Cope for his music and tombola stall, along with the numerous shops which gave vouchers for prizes including Co-op, Country Butchers, Razook Hairdressers, Pet's Pantry, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Sue’s Flowers.