The Lodge of Agriculture No. 1199 in Somerset has handed over a donation of £411 to AppleShed Inclusive Theatre, a new and accessible theatre group

The group meets locally in Congresbury, North Somerset, where children, young people and adults with and without disabilities can interact together. 

The Lodge of Agriculture handed over the donation as part of their initiative within the local community. AppleShed plan to use the money to buy a piano which will be used for their stage shows.

Help for home from home in Somerset

CLIC Sargent is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people. One of its Homes from Home, where families can stay for free during a child’s cancer treatment, Sam’s House in Bristol is a purpose-built residence with a garden, close to Bristol Royal Hospital for Children (BRHC). The Lodge of Agriculture, No. 1199, of Yatton in Somerset, has donated four iPads to the centre.

The charity is close to the heart of WM David Megilley, whose family stayed at Sam’s House when his nephew underwent a procedure for leukaemia at BRHC.

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