A CHRISTMAS concert held in Merriott has raised more than £1,100 for the church fabric fund.

This is the eighth time the sold out Christmas Classical Concert has been held in Merriott, and this year raised £1,170.

The total raised by the Carol and Classics series over the last eight years is in excess of £7,000 for the church.

The Fisher Sinfonia Ensemble played to a crowd of more than 200 people at All Saints Church on December 17.